Daily Archives: 17 Nov 2016

Signs of the Times

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Reformation Thursday 

This week’s entry discusses a bit of Calvin.  By a person who makes a very strange confession about Calvin. I am a United Methodist pastor steeped in the tradition of John Wesley. Therefore, I am not supposed to like John … Continue reading

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Metaphorically Speaking…

Posted in Modern Culture

The Trump Administration Had Better Pray That No Muslim Registry is Enacted…

Because if it is I will spend my every free moment praying imprecatory prayers against every soul in the Trump Administration responsible for it.  And I know how to imprecate.  Test me.  Go ahead. #ImBothDisgustedAndInfuriated

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Tell Kris Kobach That Any Muslim Registry Will Not Be Tolerated

And tell it to him directly on Twitter.  He’s at @kriskobach1787.  Here’s my message to him: @KrisKobach1787 – any registry of muslims will unleash hell on the #trump administration. this isn’t nazi germany. you will not prevail. And I’m not … Continue reading

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Luther Makes Everyone Angry

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The Cost of a Bible in Luther’s Day, and in Ours…

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And Now For Something Completely Different: “Kong- Skull Island”!

Must see!

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The 10 Commandments- The Samaritan Pentateuch Edition

Via Antonio Lombatti Nella versione samaritana. Non dimenticate che esistono, nella Bibbia, due versioni dei Dieci Comandamenti: una in Esodo 20 e l’altra in Deuteronomio 5. Ciascuna è il frutto di un processo editoriale indipendente. I samaritani, di fronte a … Continue reading

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The ‘Short Christian Introduction’ of Zwingli

Or, the full title- “A short Christian introduction which the honourable Council of the city of Zurich has sent to the pastors and preachers living in its cities, lands, and wherever its authority extends, so that they may in unison … Continue reading

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Lifeway Is There For You, Lazy Unmotivated Plagiarizing Pastor…

Lifeway has sent along an email with the promise of 4 FREE sermon outlines and all I need do is download them….  Yay….  This is perfect for the lazy, unmotivated plagiarizing SBC pastors who are satisfied to let others do … Continue reading

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This Applies to So Many Books These Days…

So if you’re attending SBL a word of advice- buy wisely my friends. Buy wisely.

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Emidio Campi’s Latest: The Hapdong Theological Seminary Lectures

Last year Professor Campi delivered a series of Lectures on the Reformation at the Hapdong Theological Seminary, Korea. They have just been published in Korean. Korean visitors to the blog may well want to track down a copy from the … Continue reading

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