Daily Archives: 16 May 2018

Too Late- We’ve Passed the Tipping Point

Then the LORD said to me, “Do not pray for the well-being of these people. If they fast, I will not hear their cry of despair. If they offer burnt offering and grain offering, I will not accept them. Rather, … Continue reading

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Sarah Bond for the Win… And, No, Augustine NEVER Said That

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A Glimpse of ‘Facebook Christianity’

me: ‘would like to invite you to __________ service at the church’ people: ‘liked’ in FB me to self: nope, they’ll never be there people, to selves: nope, never need to actually go as long as i’m spiritual enough to … Continue reading

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Foolish Times

When wisdom enters your heart, And knowledge is pleasant to your soul, Discretion will preserve you; Understanding will keep you, To deliver you from the way of evil, From the man who speaks perverse things, From those who leave the … Continue reading

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Make Sure Your Interlinear Hebrew Bible Has All the Parts

Or what happened to Wright will happen to you:

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Unending Violence

“O LORD, how long shall I cry, And You will not hear? Even cry out to You, “Violence!” And You will not save. Why do You show me iniquity, And cause me to see trouble? For plundering and violence are … Continue reading

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Tomorrow- May 17th at 10 A.M.

If you live in the area where I live you’re invited to, on Thursday May 17th, join us at the Big Emory Baptist Association Office for a roundtable discussion titled  “Calvin In the SBC“.  We begin at 10:00 AM. We’ll then … Continue reading

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In Which The Onion Burns Like It Has Hardly Ever Burned Before

IDF Soldier Recounts Harrowing, Heroic War Story Of Killing 8-Month-Old Child Now that’s a proper burn. Describing the terrifying yet valiant experience to his fellow battalion members, Israel Defense Forces soldier Yossi Saadon recounted Tuesday his harrowing, heroic war story … Continue reading

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Please Note: Not All Southern Baptists Are Unhinged

Not all of us are like this guy.  Nor does this guy speak for us.  For sane Southern Baptists, the Gospel of Jesus includes both a love of and a demand for justice.  Further, Mr Arnold has evidently never read … Continue reading

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Johann Froben, Printer of Basel: A Biographical Profile and Catalogue of His Editions

In Johann Froben, Printer of Basel, Valentina Sebastiani offers a comprehensive account of the life and printing production of Froben, a major representative of early modern Europe’s most refined printing traditions. Some five centuries after they first appeared in print, Sebastiani … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Bookaholic Academic Book Reviewer

Have you ever gotten a book to review and then forgotten who sent it after you’ve read it and had to wait for them to email to tell you the review is late and then confessed that you forgot who … Continue reading

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Semantics, at Cambridge

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‘Centre’? Come On, Britlanders…

Visit the new website of the Oxford University, Oriel College, Centre for the Study of the Bible.  Sure, they spelled ‘center’ wrong… but otherwise it’s fantastic.

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Why What’s Happening in Gaza is Happening in Gaza

Gaza is simply an open air prison-

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Newest Issue of JEMC

De Gruyter and RefoRC are proud to announce volume 5, issue 1 of the Journal of Early Modern Christianity (JEMC). The journal contributes to interdisciplinary, interconfessional, and comparative research on Early Modern Christianity. Source.  And more.

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Signs of the Times

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