Daily Archives: 24 Aug 2016
People sometimes say that if God really is all powerful then he is not Good because of the things that happen. I say that if God is behind everything that happens, and what he does is good, then what’s bad … Continue reading
Remember when police officers were our ‘best and brightest’? Yeah, not so much anymore, it seems…
“God came to me in a dream last night and said that Trump is his chosen candidate,” Dollar said. “God apologized for the mixed messages he was sending. I now know that Trump has been touched by the hand of … Continue reading
The death toll from an earthquake in central Italy has risen to at least 120, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said, according to national news agency ANSA. The shallow, 6.2-magnitude earthquake devastated towns early Wednesday, placing rescuers in a desperate … Continue reading
Originally posted on Jesus Without Baggage:
The Bible is a massive collection of writings, and we must investigate and interpret each passage to understand what it says. There are two primary ways of doing this. Exegesis All genuine scholars know…
Darn it. Why can’t I ever come up with good marketing ideas like that. Why do I have to rely on dead people endorsing my good work? Dead people and some live ones. But mostly dead ones. Whyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy???????????????????
“We have shaped our entire theologies around the insights found in Jim West’s books”— Jurgen Moltmann & Dietrich Bonhoeffer. (Via Jon Balserak).
In a move designed to help students of the Word carefully impose their own theology and personal experiences onto the text, Zondervan released its all-new Choose Your Own Adventure Bible to widespread public acclaim Wednesday morning. Boasting over three hundred … Continue reading
Yes, you can.
Ernst has provided a very extensive text critical expansion of his Judges Commentary. You’ll want to take a look at it here.
Be like Kara. Read The Commentary.
Pliny the Younger reports that it was in the seventh hour after sunrise (right around noon) on August 24th of 79 CE that his mother pointed out to his uncle, Pliny the Elder, that “a cloud of unusual size and shape is … Continue reading
From the Israel Exploration Society–
At this moment the death toll stands at 37. Recover quickly, Italy. CNN is posting regular updates here.