Daily Archives: 20 Feb 2018

Franklin Graham’s Niece Eviscerates Him

She’s 100% right.

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Sometimes People Ask ‘What’s It Like Being a Pastor?’

It’s.  Like.  This.

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Good Grief

So I just simply tweeted that I was going to write tomorrow and lo and behold some bot jumps in and offers to write for me… good grief.

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The Public Wants It

Via twitter- @LarrySabato — NEW Q POLL: Support for GUN CONTROL at all-time high, 66-31%. Support for UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECKS: 97-2% (as unanimous as you ever see in a poll). BAN ON SALE OF ASSAULT WEAPONS: 67-29%. The public wants … Continue reading

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Two New Volumes in the Refo500 Academic Series

»The Controversy over the Lord’s Supper in Danzig 1561-1567«: The variety in the controversies of the Lord’s Supper is being shown under a new single spotlight. Bjørn Ole Hovda analyzes the inner-Lutheran controversy on the Eucharist during the late Reformation in … Continue reading

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The Core of the Gun Problem

As we learn in the Heidelberg Catechism- Q. What does God’s law require of us? A. Christ teaches us this in summary in Matthew 22:37-40: “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with … Continue reading

Posted in Theology

Golb’s Case Doesn’t Interest the Supreme Court

Sorry Raphael, the US Supreme Court isn’t interested in your case. Supreme Court won’t take up the case of a blogger convicted of criminally impersonating his father’s academic rivals on the subject of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Read the rest … Continue reading

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A Letter to Every Elected Official From a Furious Teacher

Dear every elected official, Nowhere in my contract does it state that if the need arises, I have to shield students from gunfire with my own body. If it did, I wouldn’t have signed it. I love my job. I … Continue reading

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If You Advertise on Fox News, Prepare to Be Destroyed

Because though the people who watch Fox News might put up with this, the rest of us won’t.  And to show you how much we won’t, prepare to lose more money than you can imagine. In response to a Fox … Continue reading

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The International Barth Conference 2018 Call for Papers

Is posted here. Those currently enrolled in a doctoral program or with completed doctorates are invited to submit paper proposals for the parallel sessions of the conference. We invite papers which set Karl Barth’s life, theology, and politics into constructive … Continue reading

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The Zwingli Film, In Production

And here are some photos.

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