Daily Archives: February 17, 2011

High School, the Documentary Hypothesis, and Me

I started R.N. Whybray’s Making of the Pentateuch.  As I read this book, I was reminded of my first encounter with the Documentary Hypothesis. I was a junior in high school, taking a class on Biblical Literature.  Our teacher told … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Life, Religion, School

“Black Race and Red Race”

In Booker T. Washington’s Up from Slavery, I read Chapter 6, “Black Race and Red Race.” Hampton was a school for African-Americans where Booker T. Washington attended, and then taught.  While Washington was teaching there, a leader of the school, … Continue reading

Posted in Black History Month, Race