Daily Archives: 19 Aug 2017

The Word is ‘Heal’…

It boggles the mind to imagine a President who can’t spell the word ‘heal’.

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The Latest from Israel Finkelstein

Finkelstein, Major Saviors, Minor Judges: The Historical Background of the Northern Accounts in the Book of Judges, Journal for the Study of the Old Testament 41 (2017), pp. 431-449.

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Why Silence is Immorality; And Trump’s Religion Advisory Board is, Accordingly, Immoral

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Signs of the Times: The Unraveling of Trump Ties

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TV Show Idea: ‘So You Think You Can Exegete’

If you’re familiar with ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, just imagine a show with the same sort of format except dancing it’s exegesis and instead of a panel of dance experts the panel is comprised of actual biblical scholars. … Continue reading

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Your Reasons Don’t Matter…

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To Have Integrity, Journalists Need to Connect With Academics

This is a very fine reminder for journalists to deepen their work through academic connections.  And a very much needed one at that. A[s] this year alone would highlight, in this current age of post-truth, in order to maintain the … Continue reading

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That’s How It’s Done

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Today With Zwingli

On 19 August, 1530 Zwingli published his Supplikation und Begehren der Prädikanten zu Zürich. The topic at hand is nothing less than a plea with the Pastors of the Canton to remain faithful to the Gospel and to continue on … Continue reading

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Bultmann’s Birth-iversary is Tomorrow

So there’s plenty to look forward to.  Till then-

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