Monthly Archives: April 2018

Roger Olson: Was James Cone a Prophet?

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/rogereolson/2018/04/was-james-cone-a-prophet-some-thoughts-about-black-theology/

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Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream — Wascana Fellowship

Reblogging for future reference: Not long ago a friend suggested I watch an hour-long documentary titled king Nebuchadnezzar, The Forgotten Dream on YouTube. The documentary provides good background to the dating of the events the second chapter of the biblical … Continue reading

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Who is the “Great Whore of Babylon”? Revelation 17:1-18

Originally posted on Reading Acts:
The woman in Revelation 17 is riding a “scarlet beast.” We might have expected to see the beast himself, or the king who represents the beast.  Rather than the king, we see a prostitute riding…

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Assuming the exodus happened–where and when?

Originally posted on theoutwardquest:
They traveled from Etham, and turned back to Pihahiroth, which is before Baal Zephon: and they encamped before Migdol (Numbers 33:7 WEB). Before I move on to more about the books I have been reading by…

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Is Alexander Hamilton the Real Libertarian Hero, not Thomas Jefferson?

Originally posted on International Liberty:
Like many libertarians, I’ve always assumed that Thomas Jefferson was one of the best Founding Fathers. He certainly was an advocate of liberty and I’ve cited him several times (see here, here, here, here, here,…

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Church Write-Up: Spring Prayer Retreat 2018

I will write my Church Write-Up about the Sunday services this coming Wednesday.  In this post, I will write about a prayer retreat that I attended last Saturday morning.  It was at the Missouri Synod Lutheran church that I have … Continue reading

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Responding to the Claim that James Cone Didn’t Know Christ — The Evangelical Calvinist

In case you hadn’t heard yet, James Cone died today. He was known for his groundbreaking work in the area of what has come to be called Black Liberation Theology. There has been a lot of critique of BLT from … Continue reading

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Physicist Victor Stenger debates William Lane Craig: Does God Exist?

Originally posted on WINTERY KNIGHT:
This debate took place on March 1, 2010 at Oregon State University. In this debate, Victor Stenger does affirm his belief that the universe could be eternal in his second rebuttal (1:02:30), thus denying the…

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Revelation 14:8 – The Message of the Second Angel

Originally posted on Reading Acts:
Revelation 14:8 A second angel followed and said, “Fallen! Fallen is Babylon the Great, which made all the nations drink the maddening wine of her adulteries.” This verse is interesting because John finally names the kingdom…

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A Bibliography on Jesus Walking on Water

Originally posted on The Jesus Memoirs:
I have been researching the episode about Jesus walking on water in Mark 6:45-52 and parallels lately. Since it is relevant to the wider discussion this month about Christology, especially as this passage is…

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