Daily Archives: 4 Oct 2018

I Can’t Think of Anyone in American Politics Who Falls Into That Category…

What category?  The category ‘of whom the world was not worthy’. You see, the author of Hebrews spends a lot of time talking about amazing people who did amazing things because of their amazing faith.  At the end of his … Continue reading

Posted in Bible

The CBA Annual Meeting

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Stop What You’re Doing RIGHT NOW and Go Get The Calvin Handbook e-book for $3.99

Offer appears to be good through the end of October.  And get Julie’s book while you’re at it.

Posted in Books

What Happens When I Come to Lecture At Your Institution? There Are Long-Lasting Effects!

Richard Goode relates this story- This is a perfect illustration of how our influence on people’s lives can be far wider and more profound than we can ever imagine.   Last year, Jim West came to the UK to give a lecture. Over … Continue reading

Posted in Humor

Preliminary Details of the 2019 Zwingli Congress in Zurich, February 6-8

The Congress kicks off at noon on Wednesday, February 6 with light refreshments, followed by papers by the likes of Emidio Campi, Martin Sallmann, Matthias Freudenberg, Amy Burnett and others.  Thursday begins in the morning with papers by Peter Opitz … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, Conferences, Zwingli

The Hebrew Bible and History: Critical Readings

These critical readings explore the history of ancient Israel, from the Late Bronze Age to the Persian period, as it relates to the Bible. Selected by one of the world’s leading scholars of biblical history, the texts are drawn from … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources, Books

Demons, Demons, Demons

Via the SOTS Facebook page-

Posted in Modern Culture

Time Together With ‘Zwingli’s Wife’

Oh man…  I need to be rich so I can jet off to these things! Im Januar kommt – 500 Jahre nach seinem Amtsantritt in Zürich – Ulrich Zwingli in die Kinos. Es ist eine der grössten Schweizer Filmproduktionen und … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

A New, Better Approach to the ‘Peer Review’ Process

With thanks to Michael Krause-

Posted in Modern Culture

Another Example of the ‘Peer Review’ Process Being Exposed as a Farce

This is a good one.  Cultural Studies Is the Target of Another Hoax — And This One Stings And in the middle of it To get a better sense of what the authors accomplished, you need to click the link and read … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Quote of the Day

“The doctrine of predestination, once a precious heirloom, today only turns up from time to time at theological flea markets.” – Heiko Oberman

Posted in Theology