Daily Archives: January 19, 2016

Paul Krugman’s Critique of Bernie Sanders

I want to pass on a couple of Paul Krugman’s recent blog posts.  They are critical of Bernie Sanders.  Paul Krugman is a notorious liberal economist who won a Nobel Prize.  He is an influential voice on the Left. Weakened … Continue reading

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Markan Christology and the Messenger of YHWH

Originally posted on Daniel O. McClellan:
There have been several discussions floating around about Mark’s christology and the following putative summary of the same from Michael Bird: The Marcan Jesus participates in the kyricentricity of Israel’s God. He is identified as a pre-existent…

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Refuting Atheist John Loftus – On the Historical Atrocities of Christianity.

I’m not necessarily reblogging this because I agree, but it does interact with a good question: If the Holy Spirit has been guiding Christians throughout history, why have there been atrocities and injustices committed by Christians? I particularly like the … Continue reading

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Campbell-why no written cues to satire?

Originally posted on theoutwardquest:
I am summarizing and commenting on the articles in the book Beyond Old and New Perspectives on Paul, which discusses Douglas Campbell’s proposal for interpreting Paul’s Letter to the Romans. Douglas Campbell’s claim that Paul placed…

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Campbell-another way to read Romans 1-3

Originally posted on theoutwardquest:
In Beyond Old and New Perspectives on Paul, Brittany E. Wilson has a chapter called “Rereading Romans 1-3 Apocalyptically”. She says that an apocalyptic reading of Paul seeks to avoid more traditional individualist readings “in which…

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