Daily Archives: 5 May 2017

America’s Dumbest People are in Congress

Posted in Modern Culture

There Are Jews And There Are Arabs Who Are Antiquities Thieves

Interesting essay (especially since the Jerusalem Post and other conservative Israeli papers always make it sound like it’s Arabs who steal antiquities.

Posted in Modern Culture

Vom Humanismus zum Täuferreich: Der Weg des Bernhard Rothmann

Christian Peters bietet eine weithin neue Deutung Bernhard Rothmanns (um 1495–1535), des Reformators der westfälischen Bischofsstadt Münster und nachmals wichtigsten Theologen der dortigen Täufer. Es wendet sich damit einer Gestalt zu, die die Nachwelt fast durchweg ablehnte, deren historische und … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Church History

»What is Human?« Theological Encounters with Anthropology

The present volume is the result of an interdisciplinary project within the Department of Theology at Aarhus University. The project was related to the research programme: “Christianity and Theology in Culture and Society: Formation – Reformation – Transformation”, running from … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Books, Theology

Encountering Scripture: A Confession / Observation

Whenever I read the Bible I feel like Jacob wrestling the Angel.  It won’t let me go till it leaves a permanent wound.

Posted in Bible

Signs of the Times

Posted in Modern Culture

On This Day in 1611

The King James Version of the Bible was published in Britain.  And no, the one you carry around with you that says KJV on the spine isn’t the same at all!  If your Bible doesn’t look like this, you don’t … Continue reading

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The Zurich Antistes: Because You Want To See Them

So here they are:

Posted in Bullinger, Church and State, Church History, Zwingli