Daily Archives: October 27, 2011

A Positive Impression (with Reservations); Flagg’s Feet of Clay

Last night, I read pages 950-1000 of Stephen King’s The Stand: The Complete and Uncut Edition.  I have two items: 1.  My comments on this item will overlap with my post on The Stand for yesterday. Yesterday, I said that … Continue reading

Posted in Church, Religion, Stephen King

Finishing The Prodigal God Study

Last night was the final night of my church’s Bible study group, in which we went through Tim Keller’s The Prodigal God, a book about Jesus’ Parable of the Prodigal Son.  My pastor told me that we’ll have another Bible … Continue reading

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Westerholm Takes On Sacred Cows (Except for Some Evangelical Ones)

I’m almost done with Stephen Westerholm’s Perspectives Old and New on Paul: The “Lutheran” Paul and His Critics.  In my reading today, I appreciated Westerholm’s swipes at the New Perspective, the view that Paul was concerned more about Gentile inclusion … Continue reading

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