Author Archives: Jim
The Meeter Center is delighted to announce that they have a new fellowship available starting in 2018-19. Thanks to the generosity of the Meeter family, a fellowship of $,3500 for a month to six weeks’ research at the Meeter Center … Continue reading
#SinglePayer is easy to fund- cut what’s needed from #Congress
Concerning the second, today is the anniversary of the publication of his sermon titled “The Perpetual Virginity of Mary the Mother of Jesus Christ our Saviour,” which thesis Zwingli maintained, and thus adds his name to the honoured roll of … Continue reading
I am ashamed and sorry to rehearse what a censure for reformation of manners remains in the church. The thing itself cries put, and experience witnesses that unworthy persons are not shut out from this holy ministry; for without difference … Continue reading
To mark his passing-
Today marks the anniversary of Bullinger’s death. So, to remember the greatest second generation Reformer, here’s a brief biography: HENRY BULLINGER, the fifth child of Henry Bullinger and Anna Widerkehr1, was born on the 18th of July, 1504, at Bremgarten, … Continue reading
Heinrich Bullinger astutely remarked There may be one that expoundeth very darkly, and another expoundeth more plainly: this man hitteth the mark, he comes not near it: and this man applieth the place which he handleth very fitly, some other … Continue reading
And if you believe it is because some dilettantish ‘numerologists’ say so, you’re as unhinged as they are.
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Celebrating 40 years of Bible and Computer The ETCBC (Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer, VU Amsterdam) organizes its special anniversary celebration: ETCBC≥40. This will take place on 31 October 2017 with a special meeting featuring presentations by Talstra … Continue reading
And fairly because Furtick is all about appearances- and just about that. Form over substance is elevated at ‘Elevation’. But that’s to be expected since it is essentially a personality cult. A middle-aged homeless man who attempted to sit in … Continue reading
And they know nothing of God, Christian faith, theology, Scripture, or truth. Right-wing commentator Josh Bernstein posted a video recently in which he suggested that God is opposed to the removal of Confederate monuments and is divinely intervening to prevent them from … Continue reading
After procuring a confession that he believed in the doctrine of biblical inerrancy and charging him with the capital crimes of dogmatism, closed-mindedness, and fundamentalism, authorities at St. John’s Episcopal Church condemned and then burned member Richard Livingston at the … Continue reading
“Mensch, du bist nicht von dir selbst entsprungen, sondern von dem ewigen und allmächtigen Gott…” — Johannes Tauler
You have a week to watch it on the PBS website. After that, I suppose they’ll sell you a DVD. As I’ve noted elsewhere, it’s worth watching even if it does have a few minor issues.
I could tell you my view but here’s Phil Long on the question.
And it’s Jerry’s son, Jeffrey. One of the sons of former Penn State football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky has pleaded guilty to 14 counts of child sexual abuse in Centre County, Pa. The Centre Daily Times reports that the younger Sandusky was charged … Continue reading