Daily Archives: 8 Oct 2017

Today in Puritan History

On Sunday, October 8, 1586, twenty-one [Puritans] were meeting at Henry Martin’s house in the parish of St Andrew’s-in-the-Wardrobe, and, as they were listening to the reading of the Scriptures by John Greenwood, they were broken in upon by the … Continue reading

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I’m Furious With Evangelicals

Evangelicals have compromised their faith, their values, their morals, and the Gospel all in order to support Donald Trump.  But what has that compromise earned them?  Scorn, contempt, and disdain, not only from the Left, but from Christians. Why haven’t … Continue reading

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People Prefer The Lie

Before God and before Christ Jesus who is to be judge of the living and the dead, I charge you, in the name of his appearing and of his kingdom:  proclaim the message and, welcome or unwelcome, insist on it. Refute … Continue reading

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Trump Has Been Attacking Bob Corker, So Corker Responded

Brilliantly, with the best tweet yet-

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Signs of the Times

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Forgeries Amongst the Schøyen Dead Sea Scrolls Collection

Michael Langlois writes Our team has just published a paper in which we explain why we believe that there are forgeries among the Dead Sea scrolls in the Schøyen collection. As soon as 2013, I came to suspect the presence … Continue reading

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Satanists Want Christian Bakers to Make Satanic Cakes (Not The Onion)

Because, of course. The Satanic Temple is urging its followers to target Christian bakers opposed to working gay weddings by demanding they make cakes for “for Satan.” Lucien Greaves, co-founder and spokesperson for The Satanic Temple, argued in a patheos blog called … Continue reading

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Remembering Giovanni Garbini on his Birthday: He Would Have Been 84 Today…

Giovanni Garbini was born on the 8th of October in 1931 and had he lived he would be celebrating today his 84th birthday!  He was a fantastic scholar and one of the nicest people you could ever know. He has … Continue reading

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Down the Trail of Depravity

This is so absolutely true-

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Call For Papers: Science and Scripture

In Cambridge in April 2018 there will be a colloquium entitled “Reading is Believing: Sacred Texts in a Scientific Age” and organised by SOTS member Hilary Marlow as part of her latest research project. Keynote speakers include biblical scholars Prof … Continue reading

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