Daily Archives: 27 May 2018

In Which St Jerome Argues for the Single Life

“A wise man therefore must not take a wife. For in the first place his study of philosophy will be hindered, and it is impossible for anyone to attend to his books and his wife. Matrons want many things, costly … Continue reading

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The Two Things Most American Christians Lack…

Are commitment and consistency. Commitment to discipleship and consistency of ethics – @sarahybethy: Christians on abortion: “We’re a Christian nation!!” Christians on homosexuality: “We’re a Christian nation!!” Christians on prayer in schools: “We’re a Christian nation!!” Christians on Refugees: “The … Continue reading

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Two Recent Archives Visits

Originally posted on Septuaginta &c.:
Strangely enough, even though biblical studies as a discipline revolves around primary sources, not a lot of those involved in research actually have a reason to view a physical ancient manuscript. It’s a digital…

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There’s Something Seriously Wrong with Some Fans

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Paige Patterson Covered up For Paul Pressler, Molester of Males

Pressler, along with Patterson, were the two Fundamentalist leaders that dismantled Southeastern Seminary’s faculty and staff while I was there including seeing to it that the trustees, a collective of cowards. carried out the dismissal of Randall Lolley, President, and … Continue reading

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#PapyrusGate, Part 864- The Zombie Scrap

The story that just won’t die…   Do you know why such gymnastics are necessary?  Because bogus claims were made by scholars eager to make the news and when their claims were shown to be false they had to backpeddle. … Continue reading

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Paige Patterson and a Rape Coverup

People are mistaken to think Paige Patterson an honorable man.  Not only does he give evil advice to abuse victims, he covers up rape.  And then he appears to have tried to remove the evidence.  This man doesn’t deserve respect, … Continue reading

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