Daily Archives: 23 Aug 2016

‘Evangelicals’, it’s Time to Admit The Truth About Your Support for Trump

‘Evangelicals’ hate Hillary Clinton more than they love morals and ethics.  And their much vaunted and ballyhooed disdain for the immoral doings of Bill Clinton are conveniently ignored in Donald Trump precisely because defeating Clinton has become THE agenda for … Continue reading

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It’s The Perfect Gift for The Homeschoolers in your Life…

And it’s this.

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Fresh Air’s Analysis of Trump: Eviscerating

Do yourself a favor and listen to NPR’s Fresh Air evisceration of the selfish greed driven Trump from today’s show.

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Signs of the Times

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Quote of the Day

“When the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint arose… ” (Acts 6:1).   Always somebody that’s not happy when things are going well. –  Jerry Ireland

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The Ancient Roots of the ‘Prosperity Gospel’ Heresy

James Spinti has discovered that the ancient Akkadians had their own version of the ‘prosperity Gospel’! That’s right- there’s nothing new under the sun- not even the nonsense spewed by Paula White, Benny Hinn, Joel Osteen, and Oprah Winfrey! One … Continue reading

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Krauthammer is no Supporter of Clinton…

And he isn’t a supporter of Trump either.  Clearly. Look, GOP, you have a serious problem with Trump.  Three of your leading thinkers (Krauthammer and George Will and David Brooks) think him a fool.  Why, then, does he still have … Continue reading

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The Hebrew Bible

John Barton’s one of the best scholars in the world and nothing he does can be overlooked by people interested in the Hebrew Bible.  Nothing. This book brings together some of the world’s most exciting scholars from across a variety … Continue reading

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Conference Announcement: “Teasing Out Meaning”

Teasing out meaning: some techniques and procedures in early Christian exegesis  Author of the influential book ‘Biblical Exegesis and the Formation of Christian Culture’ and numerous other monographs and papers, Professor Frances Young, emerita Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology at … Continue reading

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