Daily Archives: 29 Oct 2019

New From Brill, Free in Open Access

Vision, Narrative, and Wisdom in the Aramaic Texts from Qumran: Essays from the Copenhagen Symposium, 14-15 August, 2017 The Aramaic Dead Sea Scrolls from Qumran have attracted increasing interest in recent years. These texts predate the “sectarian” Dead Sea scrolls, … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Brill, Dead Sea Scrolls

Around this Morning

Cleanup.  I’m not sure how many of these street sweeping folk there are, but it must be in the several hundreds.  And they are out every morning cleaning up the streets, by hand.  They do an amazing job. And the … Continue reading

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Theological Ignorance and Stupidity


Posted in Modern Culture

Punishment for Greed in the 15th Century

What do you know, a picture really is worth 1000 words.  We need to bring these back!

Posted in Church History

Around this Evening

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Why ‘Hell Houses’ Have no Place in Christianity: An Essay by Timothy George

He observes It may be that some young people will find their way to genuine faith through such ghoulish shenanigans, but their overall import is a distortion of the Gospel. Those who indulge in such displays are taking something serious, … Continue reading

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Luther: On Idolatry

Many a one thinks that he has God and everything in abundance when he has money and possessions; he trusts in them and boasts of them with such firmness and assurance as to care for no one. Lo, such a … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

I’m Not A Millennial…

But I love avocado.  So I had an avocado, chicken, and lettuce sandwich for lunch and it was absolutely fantastic.  I don’t know what the spices and oil used were but lunch was the best thing I’ve eaten in a … Continue reading

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