Daily Archives: 23 Jan 2018

And There You Have It

Proclaim this among the nations. Prepare for war! Rouse the champions! All you troops, advance, march!  Hammer your ploughshares into swords, your bill-hooks into spears; let the weakling say, ‘I am tough!’  Hurry and come, all the nations around, and assemble there! … Continue reading

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Off the Island

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It’s Always a Good Time For Imprecations

Upon receiving the necessary forms from his employer and beginning to file to pay his federal taxes, local man Kyle Jacobs scrawled an imprecatory psalm across the Internal Revenue Service’s form 1040, sources close to the man confirmed Tuesday. As … Continue reading

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Remember…

Sheol opens wide its throat and gapes with measureless jaw (Isa. 5:14)

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Just Another Day in America: 2 Killed, 17 Injured at a Kentucky School by a Gunman

But hey, guns, right. Another high school has turned into a scene of carnage, this time in western Kentucky. Fourteen people were wounded, two of them fatally, after a shooter opened fire Tuesday morning at Marshall County High School, Gov. … Continue reading

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Luther and the Jews – Lecture by Prof. Dr. Volker Leppin

We are delighted to welcome the german Prof. Dr. Volker Leppin from the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen at Beit Ben-Yehuda. Together with him – a protestant theologian and professor for church history – we will travel in time and talk … Continue reading

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Alister McGrath: Newton

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A Lovely Eve

The session on Job was brilliant.  And by brilliant I mean very interactive.  Before it happened I had dinner with Gareth and his wonderful family and on the way up to their place I snapped some photos:

Posted in Ming Hua Theological College

Out and About Before the Evening Session

I went up the escalator, walked down again, bought a couple of little gifts for a couple of little people, and got a very nice cup of coffee at a very nice little coffee shop.  I’m having dinner at 5 … Continue reading

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Out for Lunch

The Paul session went well and afterwards one of the students and I wandered to a very good sandwich shop.  Super great food and along the way learned interesting facts about Hong Kong.  For instance, the present waterfront is fairly … Continue reading

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