Daily Archives: February 2, 2012

2/2/12 Links

1.  The Washington Post has an excellent article (if you can access it) about why Ron Paul and Mitt Romney have not been criticizing each other.  One reason is that they and their wives have been friends since 2008.  Another … Continue reading

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Carson on Agape and Some Word Fallacies

For my write-up today on D.A. Carson’s Exegetical Fallacies: Second Edition, I’ll use as my starting-point a post that I wrote not long ago, in which I critiqued the evangelical tendency to differentiate between the Greek words for love—-agape, phileo, … Continue reading

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Nixon’s Civil Rights 2

In my reading today of Nixon’s Civil Rights: Politics, Principle, and Policy, Dean Kotlowski continues to talk about the complexity of Richard Nixon’s attitude towards racial issues.  Nixon did not have African-American friends when he was growing up in Whittier, … Continue reading

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