Daily Archives: February 18, 2014

Book Write-Up: Shades of Sheol, by Philip S. Johnston

Philip S. Johnston.  Shades of Sheol: Death and Afterlife in the Old Testament.  Downers Grove, Illinois: IVP Academic; Nottingham, England: Apollos, 2002. I would like to thank InterVarsity Press for sending me a review copy of this book.  Click here … Continue reading

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Two Nations 9

I finished Andrew Hacker’s 1992/1995 book Two Nations: Black and White, Separate, Hostile, Unequal.  In this post, I would like to highlight a sobering passage on pages 50-51: “If you are a black woman, you can expect to live five … Continue reading

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