Daily Archives: 9 Jun 2017

The Eclipse

So, this is pretty cool-

Posted in Modern Culture

No One Has Done a Better Job of Addressing the ‘Science and Faith’ Question Than Wolfhart Pannenberg

I first read this book when it appeared in 1993 and I’ve been re-reading it the last couple of days.  I was impressed with it over 24 years ago and it’s still the best treatment of the topic available.  It … Continue reading

Posted in Theology

Reza Aslan’s CNN Religion Special…

Exudes condescension and reminds one of the attitude of someone visiting a carnival sideshow.  Azlan’s unfounded sense of superiority undermines what could have been a meaningful special.  (Originally posted 10 March, 2017). UPDATE–  CNN has dropped Aslan’s series.  Today.

Posted in Modern Culture

The Bee Stings the UMC

According to sources, every United Methodist congregation in America joined together to hold a nationwide “going out of orthodoxy” blowout sale on the churches’ lawns this past weekend. The sale provided the churches with an opportunity to rid themselves of … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Me, 99% of the Time These Days when Anyone Says Anything About the Bible, Zwingli, Luther, Theology, or Church History

I just can’t even can’t even even anymore… I can’t…

Posted in Modern Culture

So Many Luthers…

A new volume examines the phenomenon.

Posted in Modern Culture

Deepen Your Understanding of the Bible

The ‘Person in the Pew’ commentary series is the only series of Commentaries written by a single person on the entire Bible and aimed at layfolk in modern history. The books are all available in PDF format from the author for $199 … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources

Baylor U Press is Giving a 50% Discount till Sunday…

With a couple of caveats: you have to use the Grad Student code at checkout and the books have to have been published before 1 June 2016.

Posted in Modern Culture

Go Listen to Francis Watson

Posted in Modern Culture

Again, Images from Bullinger’s Reformationsgeschichte

And again, the source for these wondrous materials is here.  

Posted in Church History, Zwingli

Signs of the Times…

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