Daily Archives: 30 Aug 2016

Truth From Luther

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Our Translation of Zwingli’s “Implementation” Has Made it to the Library of Congress

You can get a copy of the booklet here.

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The Bee Stings the Doctrineless Pastor

After a parishioner at Riptide Church pointed out Sunday that Pastor Jake Huber’s sermon wandered outside the bounds of orthodoxy and seemed to contradict several of the key points of the church’s statement of faith, the pastor expressed disbelief that … Continue reading

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A Lawyer Worthy of A Dilly, and a Journalist Too

This one will strike you as doubly dilettantish.  Because… a lawyer is claiming a polygamous Mormon is missing and may have been a victim of the ‘rapture’… and a journalist labels belief in the ‘rapture’ a ‘Christian belief’ without any … Continue reading

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A Crossley Essay You’ll Want to Read

By What Authority Are You Doing These Things? A Brief History of the Bible in English Political Discourse from Margaret Thatcher to Jeremy Corbyn This article looks at how the Bible has been understood and constructed in English political discourse … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources

Apparently My Commentary is on the index librorum prohibitorum

Who knew.  Anyway- this appears in the syllabus of a biblical studies course at a Papist institution: Can you think of a better endorsement?  I can’t!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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It’s Commentary Tuesday!

When people ask me which commentary series I recommend, I point them to these: The books can be obtained by the usual route  or, you can just buy the PDF’s from yours truly for a paltry $199 by clicking my PayPal … Continue reading

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Thankfully, The Future of the Church isn’t In the Hands of the Millennials…

Instead, it is, as it always has been, in the hands of God its Lord.  The Millennials may have no place in their lives for anything beyond self, but they will parent a generation which finds their parent’s selfishness simultaneously … Continue reading

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Mark Burns Apologized For His Racist Tweet…

And removed the tweet.  But he should know, once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it can’t be put back in.  His tweet is a moral failure and a black pastor should know better than to post racist rubbish.

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Various Of Zwingli’s More Important Works in the Internet Archive

‘On Providence’ and Other Essays The Latin works and the correspondence of Huldreich Zwingli : together with selections from his German works (vol 3) The Latin works and the correspondence of Huldreich Zwingli : together with selections from his German works … Continue reading

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Today With Zwingli

H. Zwingli wrote a brief letter to Philipp of Hesse on the 30th of August, 1530, informing him that the requested publication of the sermon on Providence Zwingli had preached at Marburg and which Philipp appreciated so much was printed … Continue reading

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Santa Won’t Be Visiting Your Home This Year…

He has no means of transport. An official from the Norwegian Nature Inspectorate (Statens naturoppsyn – NNI) was on a routine inspection on Friday when he walked into an area where dead reindeer were lying close together on the ground. … Continue reading

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