Daily Archives: November 19, 2012

The Serving and Served Messiah

I said in one of my posts on Friday that, today, I would write about my church’s Bible study.  We’re going through A Fragile Stone, Peter: Jesus’ Friend, with Michael Card. A point that Michael Card has made more than … Continue reading

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Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood 4

I have two items for my write-up today on Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood. 1.  I found Luker’s discussion of women’s jobs to be interesting—-and I should note that she doesn’t believe that women should be limited … Continue reading

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Beginning The Cambridge Companion to Philo

I started The Cambridge Companion to Philo.  Philo was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher in Alexandria, Egypt during the first century C.E.  In this post, I’ll comment on what stood out to me in each essay that I have read so … Continue reading

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