Daily Archives: 26 May 2017

Charlotte Hempel’s Inaugural Lecture – The Dead Sea Scrolls: Isolationism, Elites, and Austerity

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The Bee Stings the Know it All College Kid

I’d love for some college freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or grad school kid to try this.  I’d LOVE it. Local college student Bryan Valdes, who just finished his first year in the Biblical Studies program at Pacific Grace University, … Continue reading

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Hosea Colloquium: Wycliffe College

Originally posted on Biblical Studies Online:
On May 5, 2017, Wycliffe College (Toronto) hosted a colloquium on Hosea. Mark S. Gignilliat, With Hosea at Penuel: The Interface of Ontology and Tropology Raymond Van Leeuwen, Knowing Creation and Knowing God in…

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Call For Submissions- The June Biblical Studies Carnival

Hello all- I realize this is a bit last minute (but I just found out myself) – but I’m hosting the June Bib Studs Carnival and I need a bit of aid to put together the finest entries from the … Continue reading

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Why Does Der Spiegel Understand Donald Trump Better Than Many Americans?

“Donald Trump is not fit to be president of the United States. He does not possess the requisite intellect and does not understand the significance of the office he holds nor the tasks associated with it. He doesn’t read. He … Continue reading

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The Euro Featuring Luther… With a Face Value of 0

Says something about their view of Luther’s worth….   😉 Anyway, get yours here.

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Crossley’s Latest

In the Bulletin– Comparisons between Brexit and an emboldened (far) Right in America and parts of Europe are regularly made but, inevitably, overlook the complexities. That Brexit has involved disillusionment with mainstream politics is clear but it is disillusionment that … Continue reading

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Luther: Get The Right Sort of Woman…

Nowadays … people strive for and seek to get almost nothing but riches. But Holy Scripture describes Isaac’s bride in this manner, that she was a beautiful virgin, chaste and modest, endowed with good manners, intelligent, sensible, and obedient to … Continue reading

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