Daily Archives: May 13, 2009

Literal and Allegorical Meaning

Yehoshua Amir, “Authority and Interpretation of Scripture in the Writings of Philo,” Mikra: Text, Translation, Reading and Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity, ed. Martin Jan Mulder (Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004) 446-448. “We may conclude, then, … Continue reading

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My Issues with the New Star Trek

Don’t get me wrong…I love the new Star Trek movie. But, after doing some thinking in the shower, I came to understand why some die-hard Trekkies are having a problem with it. Essentially, the movie undoes much of Star Trek. … Continue reading

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Ancient Eclecticism

I’m going to resume my old practice of blogging about the reading I do for comps. I find that I focus more on my reading when I try to come up with things to write about it. G. Reale, A … Continue reading

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