Daily Archives: 31 May 2019

Philip Discussing ‘The Life of Brian’

Thanks to James Crossley, who dug this up and writes I’d forgotten that this was filmed. Some great footage of Philip Davies from the Life of Brian conference. We definitely enjoyed this… 43.30ish onward

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Another Day, Another Mass Murder in America

Haven’t we had enough yet? No? I didn’t think so-

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Quote of the Day

Today, there was a mass shooting in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Today in Japan, there wasn’t. Today in Germany, there wasn’t. Today in Australia, there wasn’t. Today in the UK, there wasn’t. Today in Italy, there wasn’t. Today in France, there … Continue reading

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If You’re Looking for Something To Binge Watch This Weekend on Netflix…

Watch ‘Lucifer’. It’s witty and funny and very clever.

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An Apology

To any who have felt put upon or offended by my at times gruff or brusque posts and my 16th century-esque sense of humor (which some clearly don’t find humorous), I apologize. Sincerely. It has never been my intention to … Continue reading

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The Newest from Konrad Schmid: A Historical Theology of the Hebrew Bible

Here– In this meticulously researched study, Konrad Schmid offers a historical clarification of the concept of “theology.” He then examines the theologies of the three constituent parts of the Hebrew Bible—the Torah, the Prophets, and the Writings— before tracing how … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources, Book Review, Books

Theologie des Alten Testaments

Konrad Schmid has a new volume- Theologie des Alten Testaments. Unter den Teildisziplinen der alttestamentlichen Wissenschaft galt die Theologie des Alten Testaments lange als deren vornehmste Aufgabe. Doch in den letzten Jahrzehnten wurde mehr und mehr undeutlich, was eine Theologie … Continue reading

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Kids and Their Political Leanings: An Observation

All kids are little Communists. They’re born Communists and they remain Communists until they have to live on their own. Then they become Republicans. Then, once they have ‘enough’ and their own kids come along they become Democrats because they … Continue reading

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Not Hell, But Extra Hell

via Facebook

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