Daily Archives: January 11, 2013

Starting My Church’s Bible Study on Romans

Last night, my church started its Bible study in Paul’s Epistle to the Romans.  We’re going through the curriculum Romans: The Letter That Changed the World, with Mark De Haan and Jimmy DeYoung. We had nine people at Bible study … Continue reading

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The Contender: Richard Nixon, The Congress Years 4

In my latest reading of The Contender: Richard Nixon, The Congress Years, 1946-1952, Irwin Gellman talked about Congressman Richard Nixon’s support for Taft-Hartley and his service on the House Committee on Un-American Activities. On page 104, Gellner sums up the Taft-Hartley … Continue reading

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Who Was Nicodemus?

In my latest reading of Lee Harmon’s John’s Gospel: The Way It Happened, I learned about the view that the Nicodemus of John’s Gospel appears in Josephus and the Talmud.  Lee refers to Josephus’ Jewish War 2.451, Babylonian Talmud Taanit … Continue reading

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