Daily Archives: 9 Jun 2017

The Eclipse

So, this is pretty cool-

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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

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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.

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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

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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…

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So Many Luthers…

A new volume examines the phenomenon.

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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

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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.

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Go Listen to Francis Watson

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Again, Images from Bullinger’s Reformationsgeschichte

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

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Signs of the Times…

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