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The “Humans Can’t Keep the Law” Narrative

One problem that I often have when I’m talking about religion with others is that they have an overarching narrative, whereas I tend to poke holes in that narrative.  For example, I know Christians who believe that the Old Testament … Continue reading

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God’s Face

At church this morning, the pastor’s sermon was about seeing God’s face.  The pastor addressed a variety of issues pertaining to this topic: the parts of the Bible that say that human beings cannot look on God’s face and live; … Continue reading

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Frank Moore Cross

I recently learned that Frank Moore Cross has passed on.  Cross was a renowned scholar in the Hebrew Bible and ancient Near Eastern languages.  I blogged through one of his books, Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic.  To read my posts … Continue reading

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6/19/2012 Links

I have three links for today: 1.  Sarah Moon’s blog has a guest post by Abe Kobylanski entitled What Makes a Good Daddy?  Abe talks about how certain Christians (such as the Christians in a small group that he was … Continue reading

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