Daily Archives: December 23, 2009

Wrapping Up Van Seters on Abraham

I finished John Van Seters’ Abraham in History and Tradition yesterday. I feel a “nap attack” coming over me, so I don’t want to write too much. Van Seters dates most of the Abraham story to the exilic and post-exilic … Continue reading

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I just came back from Invictus. Invictus is about the South African rugby team, which Nelson Mandela saw as a means to unite his nation. At the beginning of his presidency, black South Africans viewed the team as a symbol … Continue reading

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