Daily Archives: January 12, 2012

David Marshall: “Guan Yin”

I read Chapter 8 of David Marshall’s True Son of Heaven: How Jesus Fulfills the Chinese Culture.  This chapter is entitled “Guan Yin”.  Guan Yin is an East Asian goddess of compassion.  Marshall opens this chapter with a story about … Continue reading

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New Torah? Chaunivistic Tannaim? Free Prayer?

I have three items for today’s write-up on Justification and Variegated Nomism, Volume 1: The Complexities of Second Temple Judaism: 1.  On page 280, Philip Alexander states: “The question of whether or not there will be a new Torah in … Continue reading

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