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- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Genesis 4:13: Did Cain Repent?
- Carson on Agape and Some Word Fallacies
- Book Write-Up: Jesus and the Zealots, by S.G.F. Brandon
- Who Was Nicodemus?
- Ideas in Christianity Putting Some People's Minds in a Tailspin!
- Joan of Arcadia, Season 3
- About Me
- Chapters 19, 21-23 of The Stand
- Book Write-Up: The Cherished Quilt, by Amy Clipston
- Second Isaiah and the Gods of Babylon
- Final Ramblings on the Republican National Convention
- Beale-the temple in the garden
- Book Write-Up: Eschatology
- Ramblings on Trials
- Ramblings on the Republican National Convention, Night 1
- The Story of Balaam: How Biblical Tradition Turned a Prophet of God into an Arch-Heretic
- The Prelapsarian Christ
Daily Archives: January 28, 2010
Two people have passed away: Zelda Rubinstein and J.D. Salinger. 1. Zelda Rubinstein played on the movie Poltergeist, though I knew her more as the mischievous secretary on Picket Fences. My family didn’t watch Poltergeist, probably because we felt that … Continue reading
I joined a Facebook group supporting Tim Tebow’s pro-life commercial, which may or may not appear during the Superbowl. (Go Colts!) I joined it because, on the commercial, Tebow talks about how he’s glad that his mom didn’t abort him … Continue reading
The AP has a story, Howard Zinn, liberal author of ‘A People’s History,’ dies. I don’t know much about him. I heard of him on Good Will Hunting because Matt Daimon told Robin Williams’ that Zinn’s People’s History will “knock your … Continue reading
1. In Ancient Israelite Religion, I read Jeffrey Tigay’s “Israelite Religion: The Onomastic and Epigraphic Evidence.” Tigay’s conclusion after his survey is as follows (page 178): Since personal names, salutations, votives, prayers, and oaths express thanks for the gods’ beneficence, … Continue reading