Daily Archives: October 15, 2012

Gary Collins and Arlen Specter

I’d like to honor two men who passed on recently: Gary Collins and Arlen Specter. 1.  I watched Gary Collins on Hour Magazine when I was a child.  Granted, he had his feet of clay (see here), but I remember … Continue reading

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The Great Betrayal 8

In my latest reading of The Great Betrayal: How American Sovereignty and Social Justice Are Being Sacrificed to the Gods of the Global Economy, Pat Buchanan argues that the time when the United States was protectionist—-the late 1860’s to 1900—-was … Continue reading

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Completing Hurtado’s How on Earth Did Jesus Become a God?

I finished Larry Hurtado’s How on Earth Did Jesus Become a God?  Historical Questions about Earliest Devotion to Jesus. After reading this book, I still have questions.  First of all, Hurtado argues that the hymn in Philippians 2—-and the fact … Continue reading

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