Daily Archives: 15 Mar 2018

There’s Only One Answer to This Young Lady’s Question

When it comes to understanding the Bible you need only turn to one place- My Commentary.  Amen and Amen.

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Oh Well, It Will Be Gone Before SBL Arrives in Denver… So What’s the Point…

Sad. A vast exhibition of ancient artifacts from Israel, featuring two Dead Sea Scrolls never displayed in public before, is opening Friday at the Denver Museum of Science and Nature. The newly unveiled scrolls lay down the rules for ritual purification and moral conduct … Continue reading

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Fact: If Theologians Don’t Have a Bit of the Pugilist in Them, They’re Probably Not Very Useful

Fight to the death for truth, and the Lord God will war on your side. (Sir. 4:28) All of the greatest theologians in the Church’s history could throw a punch when they needed to- if not literally like St. Nicolaus … Continue reading

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Buzzfeed Buys the ‘The Gospel Coalition’

This makes sense, actually- In what was rumored to be a multi-million-dollar deal, popular clickbait website BuzzFeed has purchased The Gospel Coalition, journalists learned Wednesday. TGC had reportedly been restructuring and refocusing its content for the past several years in … Continue reading

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Reformation on the Record Lecture Announcement

From ‘Reformation on the Record’- Also, very excited about this upcoming event – a unique opportunity to hear the fantastic Jonathan Willis, Diarmaid MacCulloch and Alex Walsham reflecting on the records of the Reformation, their relevance today and the impact of … Continue reading

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Dylan Roof’s Sister is as Racist as He Is

Not surprising, though, given that racists are always raised by racists. The younger sister of convicted mass murderer Dylann Roof — who gunned down nine parishioners at a Charleston, S.C., church in 2015 — was arrested Wednesday on drug and … Continue reading

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Book Lives Matter

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Another Quote of the Day

God is the sum total of all reality and perfection, the totality of being, from which all other being owes its existence. — Herman Bavinck, Reformed Dogmatics

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Learn Latin

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Textual Criticism… The Movie…

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Congratulations, Christoph Heilig

I told you this kid was a genius. Now we can call him an award winning genius. Congrats, Christoph. Paul the uncritical apostle? The Mercator Award in the field of arts and social sciences goes to Christoph Heilig. The doctoral … Continue reading

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A Great Quote from the Selderhuis Luther Lecture at Westminster

Is this one- Here’s the full quote from which that excellent snippet is extracted: He has accomplished what he was called to do. He has introduced among us [the knowledge of] languages, and has called us away from the sacrilegious … Continue reading

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Remember…

“He who says he is in the light, and hates his brother, is in darkness until now. He who loves his brother abides in the light, and there is no cause for stumbling in him. But he who hates his … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“It is not kindness to tell patients that need strong medicine that nothing serious is wrong with them.” —Cornelius Van Til

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