Daily Archives: 20 Mar 2017

Zwingli Was Right About What Must Be Done With Heretics

When he wrote, in a disputation- So far am I from yielding to you that unless you leave me and mine—that is, the sheep of Christ—in peace and quiet, I shall proceed to deal with you far more roughly, without … Continue reading

Posted in Theology, Zwingli

On Those Who Disdain Doctrine or Dogma

Those who despise Doctrine despise Christianity.  There simply is no ‘doctrineless’ Christian faith.  Such is an illusion.  A lie.

Posted in Modern Culture

A Review of the DBG’s Facsimile Edition of Luther’s 1545 ‘Biblia Germanica’

Published in 2017 for the 500th Anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation, this facsimile edition is an exact replica of Luther’s 1545 German Bible.  And the 1545 German Bible is Luther’s best edition, far superior to the two volume 1534 edition … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Biblical Studies Resources, Book Review, Books | 1 Comment

Review: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: An Introduction to His Thought

Originally posted on Sojourner Theology:
Sabine Dramm received a doctorate in education science from the University of Bonn in Bonn, Germany. She has studied evangelical theology and social science as well as philosophy and education. Dramm is the author of…

Posted in Modern Culture

News from the European Academy of Religion

New panels have been added to the list of the accepted proposals: Identity, Religion and Culture (Sergio Sorrentino, University of Salerno, Italy); Between the Horn of Africa and the Caucasus: Ancient Eastern Christianities in Interaction (Igor Dorfmann-Lazarev, SOAS University of … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences

Not the Onion: Shaq Thinks the World is Flat, and Satellite Images are Fake

Seriously. Not the Onion. Seriously. Why are celebrities asked their opinion about policy and practice when so many of them are mentally ill? Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal appears to have joined the ranks of celebrities who sincerely believe the world … Continue reading

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Bauckham on Jesus from 2014

Via Richard Goode- Jesus and the Wild from Laidlaw College on Vimeo.

Posted in Modern Culture

Signs of the Times

Trump is the most disliked, distrusted President in recent American history.

Posted in Modern Culture

A New MA Program in Amsterdam in Bible and Computer

The Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer (ETCBC), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is pleased to announce the start of a new MA specialization in Biblical Studies and Digital Humanities at the Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer (ETCBC), Vrije … Continue reading

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EBR 14

With three articles freely available for your reading pleasure.

Posted in Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception

The Gospel for the Modern Age

And so didst Jesus saith to themeth beforeth he didst ascendeth out of earshot- go into all the world and hand out prom dresses and free gas cards and pizza and party favors for, lo, the Gospel in and of … Continue reading

Posted in misery, mockery, Modern Culture | 1 Comment