Daily Archives: 5 Sep 2016

America Has Lost Its Mind

Who cares if  Hillary coughs or Trump can’t swim.  This country has lost its mind. We major on the minors and minor on the majors. That’s why we’re doomed.

Posted in Modern Culture

The Journey from Zurich to Marburg

The [first stage of the trip to Marburg for the Colloquy with Luther was the] journey to Basel [which] was made on horseback, the distance from Zurich being about sixty miles, and Zwingli and his friend arrived there safely, September … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, zurich, Zwingli

People Are Very Exercised About Kaepernick’s Posture During the National Anthem

But not exercised enough to stand up for it themselves.

Posted in Modern Culture

Meanwhile at #IOSOT2016

Martti Nissinen now presents the Van Selms Memorial Lecture on Mesopotamian, Biblical & Greek Prophecy.  Via Jap Dekker. And via Willem-Jan de Wit (who apparently has a better seat).

Posted in Conferences, Modern Culture | 2 Comments

An Update on the Cook Festschrift

From #IOSOT2016 this photo by Wildo van Peursen-

Posted in Books

A Celebration of Jim Aitken

It’s Jim’s birthday, so enjoy posts from former days about the Cambridge Don.  And a very happy birthday to him.

Posted in Friends