Daily Archives: 22 Aug 2017

SBL  Southeast Call For Papers

Here.  See you there March 2-4, 2018.

Posted in Modern Culture

The Best Introduction to Bultmann

Originally posted on Hendrickson Publishers Blog:
Though Rudolf Bultmann’s 133rd birthday was August 20th, we thought we’d celebrate by sharing Jim West’s short but sweet review and excerpt from the back cover of Rudolf Bultmann, one of the books in our Makers…

Posted in Modern Culture

Hidden Criticism?: The Methodology and Plausibility of the Search for a Counter-Imperial Subtext in Paul

Christoph Heilig’s book is out in American clothing. Paul has been regarded as being uncritical of the Roman Empire for a long time, not least because of his apparent call to obey the state in Romans 13:1–7. However, recent scholarship … Continue reading

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The Most Important Event of September 25th, 2017, in Birmingham, For about an Hour…

Deem yourself invited.

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources, Conferences

Erastus and Corinth – Student dissertation (part 4)

Originally posted on Newman Research Centre for the Bible and its Reception:
In his surviving writings, Paul’s preferred term for people who are not slaves appears to be ἐλεύθερος (eleutheros); ‘free’. However, in 1 Corinthians 7:22, Paul uses a more…

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