Daily Archives: 16 Apr 2017

Rachel Knits

‪If you like hand made knitted stuff follow @blackheartknitco on instagram. (It’s Rachel’s etsy shop).‬

Posted in Modern Culture

The Unwavering A-Theism of Pastor Robert Jeffress

In what should rank as one of the more ironic facts of modern politics, prominent Christian leaders and a record number of self-proclaimed evangelical voters supported for president a man of undisguised cruelty and unmatched narcissism. Indeed, for some evangelicals, … Continue reading

Posted in Theology

Lloyd Pietersen on ‘Does the Matthean Jesus really loves his enemies?’

Originally posted on Newman Research Centre for the Bible and its Reception:
It was a real joy to have Lloyd Pietersen with us recently to present a paper on ‘Does the Matthean Jesus really love his enemies?’ He was participating as…

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This Is Why Computers Reading Texts Isn’t Always Very Good

As Ralph Keen points out, When you can’t read Fraktur, Bucherei becomes…

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The Cross Is Foolishness to Those Who Are Perishing

But some believe… When at Athens Paul began to preach of our Lord Jesus Christ and the resurrection of the dead, they laughed at him first; but, after they thoroughly understood the matter, many of them were converted to the … Continue reading

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Jud, Zwingli, And Switzerland’s Love of Meat

There’s a great little essay here about just those very things. The time: March 9, 1522, the first Sunday of Lent. The crime scene: a printer’s workshop in Grabengasse, just a stone’s throw from Zurich’s city walls. The first in … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, Zwingli

Happy Easter!

Zentralbibliothek Zürich, Ms. C 5, fol. 383v.http://www.e-codices.ch/de/zbz/C0005/383v (Darstellung der Auferstehung Christi: illustrierte Historienbibel aus der Werkstatt des Diebold Lauber – Hagenau, um 1431–1437)

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