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- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
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- Helel Ben Shachar: Satan
- Blunt and Gentle Christians Respond
- Isaiah 59:16-17: A Vulnerable God?
- Gerstenberger on Post-Exilic Psalms
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- Tucker’s 5/17/2022 Monologue
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- David Cole on the Absurdity of WaPo “Fact-Checking” and the Woke “Words Kill” Meme
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- Book Write-Up: The Alchemy Thief, by R.A. Denny
- Book Write-Ups: The Servant of the Lord and His Servant People; Reformation Commentary on John 13-21; Every Leaf, Line, and Letter
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Daily Archives: October 17, 2015
I’m reblogging too much today, but this post was too good to pass up!
Reblogging for the information. Reading Acts Paul has a kind of zero-tolerance policy for divisions in the church, the issue covered in the first four chapters 1 Corinthians. In chapters 5-6 he deals with a series of related issues which … Continue reading
I found this post useful because I am about to review Archie Spencer’s The Analogy of Faith, which addresses some of the same issues. https://growrag.wordpress.com/2015/10/16/the-three-forms-of-natural-theology-for-the-post-reformed-orthodox-and-even-evangelicals/
Reading Acts Paul states clearly the sin in the church at Corinth is so bad even the Romans would consider it wrong. Why is the immoral man committing a sin like this? Most scholars thinks money is the main issue. … Continue reading
Reblogging for the information. Reading Acts Paul’s solution is simple: expel/purge the sinful man from the congregation (5:4-5). As far as Paul is concerned, the man already stands condemned. Don Garland points out the perfect tense verb (κέκρικα) implies Paul … Continue reading
Lynn Austin. On This Foundation. Minneapolis: Bethany House Publishers, 2015. See here to buy the book. On This Foundation is the third novel of Lynn Austin’s Restoration Chronicles, which is about Israel after the exile. One can read, understand, and … Continue reading