Daily Archives: 13 May 2017

Fun Fact: ‘Mother’ Doesn’t Occur a Fourth as Much As ‘Father’ in the Bible

‘Mother’ – 240x ‘Father’ – 943x ‘Hell’ -32x ‘Heaven’ – 532x ‘God’ – 4394x ‘Sin’ – 446x ‘Man’ – 2081x ‘Woman’ – 395x You’re welcome.

Posted in Modern Culture

I Thought I Smelled The Stench of Sulphur

Oh, and if you ‘like’ Rob Bell I’m going to go ahead and defriend you.  Immediately.  And irretrievably.  Light can have no fellowship with darkness.

Posted in Heresy and Heretics

Quote of the Day

To the godly the scripture is nothing dark at all, and the Lord’s will is altogether to have us understand it: thus, the scriptures ought always to be expounded. – Heinrich Bullinger

Posted in Bullinger

The Latest Issue of Relegere…

Which also includes a review by yours truly.  Just keep scrolling to the bottom.

Posted in Modern Culture

St Mellitus Has Commissioned a Portrait of Chris Tilling

Because of his very substantive contributions to biblical studies in general and Pauline studies in particular.  And I think the portrait, which now adorns the entrance Hall, catches the true spirit of the man.  Congrats, Chris!  No one deserves this … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Signs of the Times

If you substitute the first day of class and the last day with ‘Christmas’ and ‘Easter’ the Church looks the same way…

Posted in Modern Culture

Texts, Practices, and Groups. Multidisciplinary approaches to the history of Jesus’ followers in the first two centuries

Proceedings of the First Meeting of Bertinoro on Early Christianity (1-4 October, 2014). Within the contemporary renewal of the exegetical and historical research on Jesus and early Christianity, this book focuses on a wider knowledge of the social and cultural … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources, Books

Quote of the Year

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