Daily Archives: August 17, 2012

Barack Obama’s Dreams from My Father 1

I started Barack Obama’s Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance. The book is about Barack Obama’s quest to learn about his father, an educated Kenyan man whom Barack apparently did not know that well because the … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Politics, Race

Flexible Imminence?

I finished Ben Witherington III’s Jesus, Paul, and the End of the World.  In this post, I’ll highlight something that Witherington says on page 263: “It has often been ignored that in early Jewish literature, in particular some of the … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Religion