Daily Archives: February 4, 2011


In W.E.B. Du Bois’ The Souls of Black Folks, I read the essay, “Of the Meaning of Progress,” in which Dr. Du Bois told stories about his childhood.  To read it, click here.  Something on page 50 stood out to … Continue reading

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Final Wilderness Points by Albertz

I finished Volume I of Rainer Albertz’s A History of Israelite Religion in the Old Testament Period.  I went through the endnotes.  In this post, I was to talk about two issues: priestly controversies about the wilderness, the Deuteronomic authorship … Continue reading

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