Daily Archives: February 15, 2012

2/15/2012 Links

1.  Mason Slater on his blog is featuring a YouTube clip in which Peter Enns is interviewing N.T. Wright on the question of whether the Bible should be interpreted literally.  What stood out to me in Wright’s response was his … Continue reading

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Completing Bauckham’s Jesus and the Eyewitnesses

I finished Richard Bauckham’s Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony.  In my latest reading, Bauckham defends his view that the Gospel of John was written by John the Elder, not John the son of Zebedee, and he … Continue reading

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Nixon’s Civil Rights 15

In my reading of Nixon’s Civil Rights, Dean Kotlowski continues to talk about President Richard Nixon’s support for minority-owned businesses. Much of what I read concerned procurement, which is the government hiring minority firms to do certain tasks or purchasing … Continue reading

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