Daily Archives: August 17, 2015

Ramblings on the Last Sunday School Class on the Social Principles

My church finished its Sunday School class on the United Methodist Church’s Social Principles a few Sundays ago.  Here are three items:  The pastor was commenting on welfare.  She was responding to people who say that the American welfare system … Continue reading

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Is John out of Order? The Strange Geography and Chronology of the Fourth Gospel

Originally posted on Is That in the Bible?:
German theologian Rudolf Bultmann, in his famous and still widely cited commentary on John, wrote many decades ago: The thesis has been represented, occasionally even in very early times but strongly from…

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George Orwell’s Review of C.S. Lewis’ “That Hideous Strength”

Originally posted on A Pilgrim in Narnia:
This week we are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the publication of That Hideous Strength (THS). While George Orwell’s 1984 is considered among the great 20th c. dystopian novels and C.S. Lewis’  THS is read mostly…

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Student and Scholar Spotlight: Dr. Helen K. Bond

Definitely appreciate the advice about how to act at conferences.

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A N Wilson: Why I believe again

Originally posted on THINKAPOLOGETICS.COM:
In this article, A N Wilson writes on how his conversion to atheism may have been similar to a road to Damascus experience but his return to faith has been slow and doubting. 

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