Daily Archives: October 31, 2011

Dashmiel’s Jealousy

I read pages 1-54 of Stephen King’s Lisey’s Story last night.  I had a difficult time getting into it, to tell you the truth, but I’ll persevere and hope that I start to like it better over time.  I’ll also … Continue reading

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Donaldson: Three Views on Gentiles and the Torah

I started Terence Donaldson’s Paul and the Gentiles.  In my reading today, Donaldson talks about Jewish beliefs about the relationship of Gentiles to the Torah.  Donaldson goes into five points-of-view within Second Temple Judaism, and I read about the first … Continue reading

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