Monthly Archives: December 2015

Digest for December 30th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  2. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  3. Things change by Marlowe
  4. Request Wednesdays: The Gospels and Politics by Ken Schenck
  5. RSV-2CE Large-Print? by Timothy
  6. Mobile Ed’s Year in Review & What’s in Store for 2016 by Liz Roland
  7. Reading Nephi – 10:11-16 by James Olsen
  8. Jesus’ Resurrection as an Apocalyptic Event by Bart
  9. Calvinism and Pantheism and the Good (Wesley Walker) by Scot McKnight
  10. Three New Books by Mike Now Available – The 60 Second Scholar Series by MSH
  11. Best Academic NT Books of 2015 (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  12. New(?) reformation by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Police Shootings: Some Perspective by Scot McKnight
  14. Christians, Muslims, heresies, and “the same God” by Joel L. Watts
  15. Lost in guns and I don’t know much (sorry Air Supply) by Scott Fritzsche
  16. Ed Dobson’s Passing by Scot McKnight
  17. Essay: The NT and Other Religions (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Top Ten Posts of 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. Last Call for Biblical Studies Carnival Links for December 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  3. Francis Watson on Jesus and the Gospel Tradition by Rafael

Posts

Digest for December 30th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  2. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  3. Things change by Marlowe
  4. Request Wednesdays: The Gospels and Politics by Ken Schenck
  5. RSV-2CE Large-Print? by Timothy
  6. Mobile Ed’s Year in Review & What’s in Store for 2016 by Liz Roland
  7. Reading Nephi – 10:11-16 by James Olsen
  8. Jesus’ Resurrection as an Apocalyptic Event by Bart
  9. Calvinism and Pantheism and the Good (Wesley Walker) by Scot McKnight
  10. Three New Books by Mike Now Available – The 60 Second Scholar Series by MSH
  11. Best Academic NT Books of 2015 (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  12. New(?) reformation by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Police Shootings: Some Perspective by Scot McKnight
  14. Christians, Muslims, heresies, and “the same God” by Joel L. Watts
  15. Lost in guns and I don’t know much (sorry Air Supply) by Scott Fritzsche
  16. Ed Dobson’s Passing by Scot McKnight
  17. Essay: The NT and Other Religions (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Top Ten Posts of 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. Last Call for Biblical Studies Carnival Links for December 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  3. Francis Watson on Jesus and the Gospel Tradition by Rafael

Posts

Digest for December 30th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  2. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  3. Things change by Marlowe
  4. Request Wednesdays: The Gospels and Politics by Ken Schenck
  5. RSV-2CE Large-Print? by Timothy
  6. Mobile Ed’s Year in Review & What’s in Store for 2016 by Liz Roland
  7. Reading Nephi – 10:11-16 by James Olsen
  8. Jesus’ Resurrection as an Apocalyptic Event by Bart
  9. Calvinism and Pantheism and the Good (Wesley Walker) by Scot McKnight
  10. Three New Books by Mike Now Available – The 60 Second Scholar Series by MSH
  11. Best Academic NT Books of 2015 (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  12. New(?) reformation by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Police Shootings: Some Perspective by Scot McKnight
  14. Christians, Muslims, heresies, and “the same God” by Joel L. Watts
  15. Lost in guns and I don’t know much (sorry Air Supply) by Scott Fritzsche
  16. Ed Dobson’s Passing by Scot McKnight
  17. Essay: The NT and Other Religions (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Top Ten Posts of 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. Last Call for Biblical Studies Carnival Links for December 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  3. Francis Watson on Jesus and the Gospel Tradition by Rafael

Posts

Digest for December 30th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  2. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  3. Things change by Marlowe
  4. Request Wednesdays: The Gospels and Politics by Ken Schenck
  5. RSV-2CE Large-Print? by Timothy
  6. Mobile Ed’s Year in Review & What’s in Store for 2016 by Liz Roland
  7. Reading Nephi – 10:11-16 by James Olsen
  8. Jesus’ Resurrection as an Apocalyptic Event by Bart
  9. Calvinism and Pantheism and the Good (Wesley Walker) by Scot McKnight
  10. Three New Books by Mike Now Available – The 60 Second Scholar Series by MSH
  11. Best Academic NT Books of 2015 (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  12. New(?) reformation by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Police Shootings: Some Perspective by Scot McKnight
  14. Christians, Muslims, heresies, and “the same God” by Joel L. Watts
  15. Lost in guns and I don’t know much (sorry Air Supply) by Scott Fritzsche
  16. Ed Dobson’s Passing by Scot McKnight
  17. Essay: The NT and Other Religions (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Top Ten Posts of 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. Last Call for Biblical Studies Carnival Links for December 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  3. Francis Watson on Jesus and the Gospel Tradition by Rafael

Posts

Digest for December 30th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  2. Paul’s Graeco-Roman Context by madisonpierce
  3. Things change by Marlowe
  4. Request Wednesdays: The Gospels and Politics by Ken Schenck
  5. RSV-2CE Large-Print? by Timothy
  6. Mobile Ed’s Year in Review & What’s in Store for 2016 by Liz Roland
  7. Reading Nephi – 10:11-16 by James Olsen
  8. Jesus’ Resurrection as an Apocalyptic Event by Bart
  9. Calvinism and Pantheism and the Good (Wesley Walker) by Scot McKnight
  10. Three New Books by Mike Now Available – The 60 Second Scholar Series by MSH
  11. Best Academic NT Books of 2015 (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  12. New(?) reformation by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Police Shootings: Some Perspective by Scot McKnight
  14. Christians, Muslims, heresies, and “the same God” by Joel L. Watts
  15. Lost in guns and I don’t know much (sorry Air Supply) by Scott Fritzsche
  16. Ed Dobson’s Passing by Scot McKnight
  17. Essay: The NT and Other Religions (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Top Ten Posts of 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. Last Call for Biblical Studies Carnival Links for December 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  3. Francis Watson on Jesus and the Gospel Tradition by Rafael

Posts

Digest for December 29th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Top Posts in 2014–2015 by Andy Naselli
  2. Millennials and Investing for Retirement by Scot McKnight
  3. Psalm 15 and Proverbs 4:1-9 by Ken Schenck
  4. Alto’s Adventure, Reviewed (and Currently $0.99) by abramkj
  5. Food Resolution (by Mark Moore) by Scot McKnight
  6. 2 Days Left to Get the 500 Book Mega Pack, 2015 Edition by Kristen Schafer
  7. The Death of the Messiah for Salvation by Bart
  8. The Church and Politics by Scot McKnight
  9. Start the New Year with a Personalized Devotional Plan by Morris Proctor
  10. 3 Days Left to Save 15% on the New Pentecostal & Charismatic Gold by Taylor Blomquist
  11. Unseen Realm and Supernatural Now Available as Audio Books by MSH
  12. There’s something (humble) about Mary by Ian Paul
  13. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill, Conclusions by Ben Witherington
  14. A Bible Typo as Prelude to the Hymn of Jesus by James F. McGrath
  15. Jesus’ Return to Life as a Resurrection by Bart
  16. Scattered Ramblings on God’s Glory for Our Benefit by James Pate
  17. The assured results of Son of Man scholarship by Deane
  18. Today’s Reading from the Ancient World by Jason
  19. A Closer Look at Decker’s Reading Koine Greek by RichardMansfield
  20. Return to Zion– Kindle Edition Now Available by Ben Witherington

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The Inevitability of Integration by Bill Heroman
  2. Book Review: NLT Illustrated Study Bible by Jacob J. Prahlow
  3. Christmas Letter 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  4. The Most Read Posts in 2015 by Peter J. Gurry

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Beyond the Good News by Gavin R
  2. Quote of the Day by Articulett by John Loftus
  3. David Marshall’s Number One Deepity: “All scientific knowledge depends upon human testimony.” by John Loftus
  4. Some Thoughts on the Passing of D M Murdock by Albert McIlhenny
  5. Eric on The Friendly Atheist by Gavin R
  6. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  7. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  8. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  9. Ebionites & Nazarenes: Tracking the Original Followers of Jesus by jdtabor

Digest for December 29th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Top Posts in 2014–2015 by Andy Naselli
  2. Millennials and Investing for Retirement by Scot McKnight
  3. Psalm 15 and Proverbs 4:1-9 by Ken Schenck
  4. Alto’s Adventure, Reviewed (and Currently $0.99) by abramkj
  5. Food Resolution (by Mark Moore) by Scot McKnight
  6. 2 Days Left to Get the 500 Book Mega Pack, 2015 Edition by Kristen Schafer
  7. The Death of the Messiah for Salvation by Bart
  8. The Church and Politics by Scot McKnight
  9. Start the New Year with a Personalized Devotional Plan by Morris Proctor
  10. 3 Days Left to Save 15% on the New Pentecostal & Charismatic Gold by Taylor Blomquist
  11. Unseen Realm and Supernatural Now Available as Audio Books by MSH
  12. There’s something (humble) about Mary by Ian Paul
  13. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill, Conclusions by Ben Witherington
  14. A Bible Typo as Prelude to the Hymn of Jesus by James F. McGrath
  15. Jesus’ Return to Life as a Resurrection by Bart
  16. Scattered Ramblings on God’s Glory for Our Benefit by James Pate
  17. The assured results of Son of Man scholarship by Deane
  18. Today’s Reading from the Ancient World by Jason
  19. A Closer Look at Decker’s Reading Koine Greek by RichardMansfield
  20. Return to Zion– Kindle Edition Now Available by Ben Witherington

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The Inevitability of Integration by Bill Heroman
  2. Book Review: NLT Illustrated Study Bible by Jacob J. Prahlow
  3. Christmas Letter 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  4. The Most Read Posts in 2015 by Peter J. Gurry

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Beyond the Good News by Gavin R
  2. Quote of the Day by Articulett by John Loftus
  3. David Marshall’s Number One Deepity: “All scientific knowledge depends upon human testimony.” by John Loftus
  4. Some Thoughts on the Passing of D M Murdock by Albert McIlhenny
  5. Eric on The Friendly Atheist by Gavin R
  6. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  7. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  8. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  9. Ebionites & Nazarenes: Tracking the Original Followers of Jesus by jdtabor

Digest for December 29th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Top Posts in 2014–2015 by Andy Naselli
  2. Millennials and Investing for Retirement by Scot McKnight
  3. Psalm 15 and Proverbs 4:1-9 by Ken Schenck
  4. Alto’s Adventure, Reviewed (and Currently $0.99) by abramkj
  5. Food Resolution (by Mark Moore) by Scot McKnight
  6. 2 Days Left to Get the 500 Book Mega Pack, 2015 Edition by Kristen Schafer
  7. The Death of the Messiah for Salvation by Bart
  8. The Church and Politics by Scot McKnight
  9. Start the New Year with a Personalized Devotional Plan by Morris Proctor
  10. 3 Days Left to Save 15% on the New Pentecostal & Charismatic Gold by Taylor Blomquist
  11. Unseen Realm and Supernatural Now Available as Audio Books by MSH
  12. There’s something (humble) about Mary by Ian Paul
  13. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill, Conclusions by Ben Witherington
  14. A Bible Typo as Prelude to the Hymn of Jesus by James F. McGrath
  15. Jesus’ Return to Life as a Resurrection by Bart
  16. Scattered Ramblings on God's Glory for Our Benefit by James Pate
  17. The assured results of Son of Man scholarship by Deane
  18. Today’s Reading from the Ancient World by Jason
  19. A Closer Look at Decker's Reading Koine Greek by RichardMansfield
  20. Return to Zion– Kindle Edition Now Available by Ben Witherington

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The Inevitability of Integration by Bill Heroman
  2. Book Review: NLT Illustrated Study Bible by Jacob J. Prahlow
  3. Christmas Letter 2015 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  4. The Most Read Posts in 2015 by Peter J. Gurry

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Beyond the Good News by Gavin R
  2. Quote of the Day by Articulett by John Loftus
  3. David Marshall's Number One Deepity: "All scientific knowledge depends upon human testimony." by John Loftus
  4. Some Thoughts on the Passing of D M Murdock by Albert McIlhenny
  5. Eric on The Friendly Atheist by Gavin R
  6. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  7. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  8. Wall to wall Greg by Gavin R
  9. Ebionites & Nazarenes: Tracking the Original Followers of Jesus by jdtabor

Digest for December 28th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Gate of Gath among the 10 most important finds of 2015! by arenmaeir
  2. Representing gods and men in the ancient Near East and in the Bible by Deane
  3. A Closer Look at Emanual Tov's Books on Textual Criticism by RichardMansfield
  4. A Closer Look at Merrill's Kingdom of Priests by RichardMansfield
  5. But it's just a movie... by jps
  6. Children’s Book Review: Daniel’s Grr-ific Stories! by abramkj
  7. The Chosen People by Chad Thornhill— Part Seven by Ben Witherington
  8. ET8. War should only be conducted under extreme circumstances. by Ken Schenck
  9. Reading Nephi – 10:1-10 by James Olsen
  10. A Closer Look at the Virtual Tour of the Temple by RichardMansfield
  11. Vision, Capt. America, and Violence by Ken Schenck
  12. CT’s Top Articles of 2015 by David Lamb
  13. Paul and the Gift, by John M. G. Barclay: A Crucial Corrective to the New Perspective on Paul by Todd Scacewater
  14. Privileged Species by Stephen Bedard
  15. Consider Genesis to Revelation for 2016 by Stephen Bedard
  16. Review: Central Themes in Biblical Theology by Hafemann and House (eds) by Lindsay
  17. 2 Chronicles 33: Manasseh the Repentant by Marlowe
  18. Q & A with Mark Boda on The Book of Zechariah (NICOT) by Eerdmans
  19. 10 Kindle Deals – December 28, 2015 by Shaun Tabatt
  20. 2 Chronicles 33: Manasseh the Repentant by Marlowe

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Digest for December 27th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Faith, purity and the virgin birth by Ian Paul
  2. Sanders, Paul, and the New Perspective: The Circle is Now Complete by Darrell Pursiful
  3. First Typo I’ve Ever Found in a Bible… and It’s a Good One! by abramkj
  4. Book Write-Up: Searching for Jesus, by Robert J. Hutchinson by James Pate
  5. The Genealogies of Genesis 5, Mathematical Approaches, and Theological Messaging by MSH
  6. The Genealogies of Genesis 5, Mathematical Approaches, and Theological Messaging by MSH
  7. A History of the Ancient Near East by kurtispeters
  8. The New Perspective is Now Complete by Scot McKnight
  9. America’s Top Ten Cities for Eating by Scot McKnight
  10. Please Re-think the Mideast Policies by Scot McKnight
  11. 5 Books on Jesus That You Should Read in 2016 by Stephen Bedard
  12. The Coventry Carol by Bob MacDonald
  13. Encoder l’hébreu biblique : réflexions sur les théories linguistiques sous-jacentes au système Andersen–Forbes by Michael Langlois
  14. End of Year Giving by Bart
  15. Readers’ Mailbag: December 27, 2015 by Bart
  16. Ram statue discovered at Caesarea Maritima by ferrelljenkins
  17. Scruton on Classical Music by Scot McKnight
  18. The Secret– at Christmastide by Ben Witherington
  19. Seminary PC3: Ministerial Calling in Scripture by Ken Schenck
  20. 6 Things I am Thankful For in 2015 by Stephen Bedard

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. When will the librarians start to throw offline literature away? by Roger Pearse
  2. 23 Biblical Studies Twitter Accounts NOT To Follow by Phillip J. Long
  3. Winner of The Letters of Ignatius by jacobcerone
  4. Excavations at Corinth by Matthew R. Malcolm

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. The Religious Thrill and Bond of the Islamic State by Neil Godfrey
  2. “Έφυγε” η D.M Murdock (Acharya S). Μεγάλη η απώλεια για το παγκόσμιο Μυθικιστικό ρεύμα by Greek Mythicists
  3. Christian Texts and History • Acharya S dead? by Roger Pearse
  4. Is There Really A War On Christianity? by John Loftus
  5. Huffington Post Calls For Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Ouster by John Loftus
  6. “Έφυγε” η D.M Murdock (Acharya S). Μεγάλη η απώλεια για το παγκόσμιο Μυθικιστικό ρεύμα by Greek Mythicists
  7. Back to Blogging (and Writing)… by Albert McIlhenny
  8. Christian Texts and History • Die Welt on Marcion by Giuseppe
  9. Di come Richard Miller sigilla per sempre qualunque “Tomba Vuota” di Gesù (e non solo) by G. Ferri
  10. Review of Craig Keener, “Miracles,” Part 1: What Evidence of Miracles Are Skeptics Searching for? by adversusapologetica

Digest for December 26th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. John Chrysostom’s Christmas Homily by Joel L. Watts
  2. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  3. Christmas in other Nations by Scot McKnight
  4. Christmas Reflections on the Birth of Our Savior by Chuck McKnight
  5. The real story about Saint Nicholas on Amazon Prime by ferrelljenkins
  6. Quote of the Day: Pope Benedict XVI on the Simplicity of Christmas by Joel L. Watts
  7. Christmas with St. Augustine by Joel L. Watts
  8. Chesterton: Mysticism keeps us sane by Joel L. Watts
  9. Merry Christmas by Timothy
  10. St. John Chrysostom on keeping Christmas by Joel L. Watts
  11. The God of Christmas (Surprise) by Scot McKnight
  12. Merry Christmas! by James F. McGrath
  13. Taxonomies of Deity: Do Christians and Muslims worship the same Allah? by d. miller
  14. The Christmas Candle by Scot McKnight
  15. Silent Night (arr. Stephen Paulus) by James F. McGrath
  16. Incarnation Remains by Scot McKnight
  17. Incarnation Church by Scot McKnight
  18. The Music of Star Wars: The Force Awakens by James F. McGrath
  19. Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song by James F. McGrath
  20. A Christmas Reflection by Bart

Top 15 Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Jesus' Physical Appearance by Anthony Le Donne
  2. Book Giveaway: Mark Strauss’ Commentary on Mark by jacobcerone
  3. The Annals of Eutychius of Alexandria (10th c. AD) – chapter 15 (part 3) by Roger Pearse
  4. The Christmas Story through the Centuries by Peter J. Gurry
  5. A Very Happy Christmas! by Anthony Le Donne
  6. In the Mail: Language for God in Patrsitic Tradition  by jacobcerone
  7. The Annals of Eutychius of Alexandria (10th c. AD) – chapter 15 (part 4 and end) by Roger Pearse
  8. Duolingo and German by jacobcerone
  9. Book Giveaway: The Letters of Ignatius- Apostolic Fathers Greek Reader by jacobcerone
  10. Top Ten Jim West Blog Posts in 2015 by Phillip J. Long
  11. Book Review: Ernest C. Lucas, Proverbs (Two Horizons Old Testament Commentary) by Phillip J. Long
  12. Matthew 1:25 - Mary's Firstborn Son by James E. Snapp, Jr.
  13. And the Winner of Strauss’ Commentary on Mark is… by jacobcerone
  14. And the Winner of Strauss’ Commentary on Mark is… by jacobcerone
  15. And the Winner of Strauss’ Commentary on Mark is… by jacobcerone

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. New Apologetics Book, "The Physics and Philosophy of the Bible" by John Loftus
  2. Why Did Matthew’s Nativity Story Have References to Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh? by Tim Widowfield
  3. Christian Texts and History • About Simon of Cyrene by Giuseppe
  4. Christian Texts and History • Comparing Fourth Philosophy and ISIS... by Giuseppe
  5. The original war on Christmas was fought by Christians themselves! by John Loftus
  6. Another Festivus Favorite by John Loftus
  7. Happy Grinch Day To One and All! ;-) by John Loftus
  8. My Book Made It To the Front Page of Amazon Apologetics eBooks! by John Loftus
  9. Christian Texts and History • The Name 'Yeshu' Not Original to the Talmud by Secret Alias
  10. Christian Texts and History • Mark’s last supper: Did the Twelve eat the bread? by Kunigunde Kreuzerin

Digest for December 24th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Straining a gnat... by jps
  2. Project status by Bob MacDonald
  3. Project status by Bob MacDonald
  4. Have a happy liberal interventionist Christmas. Or a Socialist one. by James Crossley
  5. Jesus Novel 2 by Ken Schenck
  6. The Bonding– A Word for Christmas Eve by Ben Witherington
  7. Tradition and the contemporary at Christmas by Ian Paul
  8. 4 Myths about Christmas and Late Antiquity by thepatrologist
  9. 1Writer: The Best Text Editor (and Blogging App!) for iOS by abramkj
  10. What Christmas in America Can Teach Us About Israelite Religion by Darrell Pursiful
  11. BAR dig issue for 2016 by arenmaeir
  12. Windows in the lab!! by arenmaeir
  13. How to roll out a cylinder seal by arenmaeir
  14. Orange is the New Bible Interview: Laura Saunders by Hidden Perspectives
  15. Christmas in the Middle of Something by abramkj
  16. Visit with students to Ashdod Museum and Tel Qasile by arenmaeir
  17. Visit with students to Ashdod Museum and Tel Qasile by arenmaeir
  18. Visit with students to Ashdod Museum and Tel Qasile by arenmaeir
  19. New Book on Goliath and his family: Goliath’s Legacy by Deane

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. A New book from Karl Olav Sandnes by TorreyS
  2. A Christmas look at the Apostolic constitutions by Alistair C. Stewart
  3. A Christmas look at the Apostolic constitutions by Alistair C. Stewart
  4. A Christmas look at the Apostolic constitutions by Alistair C. Stewart
  5. Καλά Χριστούγεννα 2015 by Micheal W. Palmer

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Digest for December 23rd, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Our identity: God- or me-centered? by Ted Johnston
  2. Request Wednesday: Wesley versus Wesleyans by Ken Schenck
  3. Preaching the infancy narratives by Ian Paul
  4. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill– Part Six by Ben Witherington
  5. Can you say, “Wrong focus”? by jps
  6. Can God Command Feelings? by James Pate
  7. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  8. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  9. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  10. Guest Post: All Flesh by Marc Bohn

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Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christmas: What Would Jesus Do? by jdtabor
  2. ‘Tis the Season: Paul and the Invention of Christmas by jdtabor
  3. A Historian’s Take on a Different Kind of “Silent Night” by jdtabor

Digest for December 23rd, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Our identity: God- or me-centered? by Ted Johnston
  2. Request Wednesday: Wesley versus Wesleyans by Ken Schenck
  3. Preaching the infancy narratives by Ian Paul
  4. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill– Part Six by Ben Witherington
  5. Can you say, “Wrong focus”? by jps
  6. Can God Command Feelings? by James Pate
  7. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  8. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  9. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  10. Guest Post: All Flesh by Marc Bohn

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Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christmas: What Would Jesus Do? by jdtabor
  2. ‘Tis the Season: Paul and the Invention of Christmas by jdtabor
  3. A Historian’s Take on a Different Kind of “Silent Night” by jdtabor

Digest for December 23rd, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Our identity: God- or me-centered? by Ted Johnston
  2. Request Wednesday: Wesley versus Wesleyans by Ken Schenck
  3. Preaching the infancy narratives by Ian Paul
  4. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill– Part Six by Ben Witherington
  5. Can you say, "Wrong focus"? by jps
  6. Can God Command Feelings? by James Pate
  7. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  8. In the Mail: Dennert’s John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  9. In the Mail: Dennert's John the Baptist and the Jewish Setting of Matthew by Brian LePort
  10. Guest Post: All Flesh by Marc Bohn

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Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christmas: What Would Jesus Do? by jdtabor
  2. ‘Tis the Season: Paul and the Invention of Christmas by jdtabor
  3. A Historian’s Take on a Different Kind of “Silent Night” by jdtabor

Digest for December 22nd, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Ramblings on Grace, Life, and Theology, in Light of This Morning's Sermon by James Pate
  2. Paul Trebilco: Early Christian Communities in the Greco-Roman City by Deane
  3. Book Write-Up: Solomon's Song, by Roberta Kells Dorr by James Pate
  4. The EerdCast, Episode 5: Martin Copenhaver by Eerdmans
  5. Genesis 10 by Bob MacDonald
  6. Christians, Muslims, and God: Wheaton College in the News by Bart
  7. CFP: Encountering the Unexpected: Glitches (Dis)placements & Margnalia by Joel L. Watts
  8. Save up to 50% on Mobile Ed This Christmas! by Ryan Rotz
  9. NEW Titles from McComiskey, Waltke & Thiselton! by RichardMansfield
  10. And another thing about cycling... by Ben Myers
  11. Advent Devotional Reading: The Beyond in the Midst of Life by Eerdmans
  12. The Chosen People by Chad Thornhill– Part Five by Ben Witherington
  13. Maybe it's time to repent? by jps
  14. Moving right along - Genesis 11 by Bob MacDonald
  15. A Treasure of 10,000 Blessings by Steve Bricker
  16. Language Usage in Jewish Palestine– Larry Hurtado on recent epigraphic evidence by Ben Witherington
  17. Kudos to my Readers— a Christmas Thank You by Ben Witherington
  18. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  19. Get $400 off the Calvin 500 Collection by Paul Kirby
  20. Ramblings on WWJD and Jesus Being Superior to Us by James Pate

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Can the Future mean “Should” (Malachi 2:6) by Bill Mounce
  2. Professor I. Howard Marshall by larryhurtado
  3. More Ways to Fail a Bible Paper by Phillip J. Long
  4. Book Review: The Sacred Economy of Ancient Israel by Jacob J. Prahlow
  5. Jews in Roman Turkey by Megan Sauter
  6. Who is the "Young" Theologian? by Anthony Le Donne

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christian Texts and History • Is 1 Cor 11:23-27 an Interpolation? (split) by Peter Kirby
  2. Flag it! by Gavin R
  3. Mythmaker: Paul, who art thou? by Gavin R
  4. Why have discussions about Islamic terrorism turned out like this? by Neil Godfrey
  5. Fearing to Understand Terrorism and ISIS by Neil Godfrey
  6. Can Humanism Save the World? w/ Noelle George and Rebecca Vitsmun by Mythicist Milwaukee
  7. Why People Are Confused About the Earliest Christian View of Resurrection of the Dead by jdtabor
  8. The Strange Ending of the Gospel of Mark and Why It Makes All the Difference by jdtabor

Digest for December 21st, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Dei Verbum at 50 (Paragraph 26) by Timothy
  2. Laying it All Out: On Moving from Dissertation-to-Book Series by mattsheedy
  3. Memories of Mary: Mary Rakow’s new novel and snippets by J. K. Gayle
  4. Dei Verbum at 50 (Paragraph 26) by Timothy
  5. Dei Verbum at 50 (Paragraph 26) by Timothy
  6. Lecture at the PEF meeting – and a note on good and bad archaeological methods by arenmaeir
  7. Dietrich Bonhoeffer on Abortion by Stephen Bedard
  8. Interview with Rabbi David Wolpe by Alan Brill
  9. Two forgotten sources to 4 Ezra by Liv Ingeborg Lied
  10. Christianity Today’s 2016 Book Award Winners by Jeremy Bouma
  11. Ben Hur (1959) by Matt Page
  12. Zondervan’s Newest (NIV11-UBS5) Greek-English New Testament by abramkj
  13. Research in Religious Studies Conference #CFP by James F. McGrath
  14. Can the Future mean “Should” (Malachi 2:6) – Mondays with Mounce 278 by Bill Mounce
  15. Biblical Archaeology Lectures at the American Jewish University by Todd Bolen
  16. God Behaving Badly at Urbana 15? by David Lamb
  17. God Behaving Badly at Urbana 15? by David Lamb
  18. God Behaving Badly at Urbana 15? by David Lamb
  19. Tributes to Professor Howard Marshall by Ian Paul

Biblical Criticism1 Corinthians Posts

  1. Seeing The Force Awakens made me like the prequels better by Matthew R. Malcolm
  2. Two new books on Philo by TorreyS
  3. Some more new books by TorreyS
  4. Why 1 Timothy 2:12 and 1 Corinthians 14:34 are not timeless regulations by Marg

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. The Destruction of Pompeii and the New Testament Book of Revelation by jdtabor
  2. Did John the Baptist Eat Bugs, Beans, or Pancakes? by jdtabor
  3. Eat My Body, Drink My Blood–Did Jesus Ever Really Say This? by jdtabor
  4. Who Was the Mysterious “Disciple Whom Jesus Loved?” by jdtabor
  5. The RDFRS Facebook Page Recommends My Latest Book! by John Loftus
  6. Notes & Interviews by Richard Carrier
  7. Another of My Favorite Festivus Songs! by John Loftus

Digest for December 20th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Digital Humanities SBL 2016 Call for Papers by James F. McGrath
  2. Rick Wadholm Jr. – The Theological Meaning and Significance of Yom in Genesis 1 by Rob Bradshaw
  3. Are there cats in the Bible? Maybe, yes by Deane
  4. The New Testament… by Deane
  5. 4th Sunday of Advent by Timothy
  6. The Chosen People by Chad Thornhill— Part Four by Ben Witherington
  7. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  8. Don’t get stuck at Leviticus on your new Bible reading plan by Todd Scacewater
  9. Isaiah 17 by Bob MacDonald
  10. Fourth Candle of Advent by Scot McKnight
  11. ET7. Thou shalt not murder. by Ken Schenck
  12. The Freedom of God in Apocalyptic Theology by Scot McKnight

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. NT Pod 76: This year's Christmas episode by Mark Goodacre

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christian Texts and History • Seeing two persons of trinity in Daniel 7:13-14? by kennethgreifer
  2. 2015-12-20 15:31:54 by John Loftus
  3. Christian Texts and History • Did Christianity Emerge From the Two Powers Tradition? by Secret Alias

Digest for December 19th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Biblical Theology - Onsite in Marion by Ken Schenck
  2. How safe are we? by jps
  3. Star Wars and Christianity: Pro and Con by James Pate
  4. Eerdmans All Over: December 18, 2015 by Eerdmans
  5. BA Books & Authors on the Web – December 18, 2015 by Mason Slater
  6. Blurb of the Week: William Barbieri on Field Hospital by William Cavanaugh by Eerdmans
  7. R.T. France on Mark, Empire, and the Revolutionary Jesus by Deane
  8. Star Wars– The Force [re]Awakens by Ben Witherington
  9. Logos 6 Pentecostal & Charismatic Gold Is Here! by Benjamin Amundgaard
  10. Weekly Meanderings, 19 December 2015 by Scot McKnight
  11. Practicing the Presence by Scot McKnight
  12. What we should be learning but probably won’t by Scott Fritzsche
  13. Bruce Winter – Divine Honours for the Caesars (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  14. Be Prepared for Any Theological Question by Kristen Schafer
  15. The Right Tools to Preach Like an Old Testament Prophet by Jake Mailhot
  16. Exodus 25 by Bob MacDonald
  17. Lindsey Davis’ ‘Deadly Election’ by Ben Witherington
  18. Weekend Roundup by Todd Bolen
  19. The Mythology of Atheism by Stephen Bedard
  20. 2016 Gospel Doctrine- Recommended Resources on the Book of Mormon by Ben S.

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. NT Pod 76: The Magi in Matthew's Gospel by Goodacre@duke.edu (Mark Goodacre
  2. John the Lydian – corrigenda by Roger Pearse
  3. The Legend of Nicholas of Myra by Jacobus de Voragine, Archbishop of Genoa, 1275 by Roger Pearse
  4. Pietro Bembo: less than 1% of ancient literature survives by Roger Pearse
  5. Recommended Reading: December 12-18 by Jacob J. Prahlow

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Another Favorite Song of the Season! by John Loftus
  2. Thomas Hardy on Pantera the Reputed Father of Jesus by jdtabor
  3. Triumphaler Einzug in Jerusalem? by Kunigunde Kreuzerin
  4. Christian Texts and History • Paul's Last Supper by Bernard Muller
  5. Okay, this bad boy is finally printed off and ready to be published! by John Loftus
  6. Peter Boghossian On Critical Thinking, Atheism, and Faith by John Loftus
  7. Where Morality Comes From – Three Views by Neil Godfrey
  8. Jesus Mythicism: An Introduction (Review) by Peter Kirby
  9. Join Me for This Special 10th Anniversary “Jesus Dynasty” Tour by jdtabor
  10. Sorting out the Jesus Family: Mother, Fathers, Brothers and Sisters by jdtabor

Digest for December 18th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Searching for Method in a Sea of Theory; Or, How I Do I Even “Do” This? by mattsheedy
  2. Searching for Method in a Sea of Theory; Or, How I Do I Even “Do” This? by mattsheedy
  3. Lecture on walls of Gath at PEF conference in Haifa by arenmaeir
  4. Lecture on walls of Gath at PEF conference in Haifa by arenmaeir
  5. Books for self and others #3 – books by David E. Graves by ferrelljenkins
  6. Advent and Mary by Scot McKnight
  7. Searching for Method in a Sea of Theory; Or, How I Do I Even “Do” This? by mattsheedy
  8. Alien Wisdom and the Meaning of Life by James F. McGrath
  9. Wheaton, Allah and Tests of Orthodoxy by Stephen Bedard
  10. 2 Chronicles 28: Big Bad Ahaz by Marlowe
  11. How Should Christians Approach Political Debates? – An Excerpt from Five Views on the Church and Politics by ZA Blog
  12. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Book for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  13. Combine Your Discounts and Get a Great Deal on ICC by Jonathan J. Watson
  14. Readers’ Mailbag December 18, 2015 by Bart
  15. Index of articles on Bethlehem and the Birth of Jesus by ferrelljenkins

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The grave of Nestorius in Egypt by Roger Pearse
  2. Book Review: J. B. Lightfoot, The Gospel of John: A Newly Discovered Commentary by Phillip J. Long

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Bart Ehrman vs. Robert Price & Richard Carrier vs. Justin Bass: The Debates Are On! (Get Your Tickets Now) by Richard Carrier
  2. Jewish Texts and History • Marqe and Secret Mark by Secret Alias
  3. Christian Texts and History • It's on...... by maryhelena
  4. Christian Texts and History • Lataster's latest book by Peter Kirby
  5. Bart Ehrman and Robert Price to Debate the Historicity of Jesus by John Loftus
  6. Lataster’s Jesus Did Not Exist: A Debate Among Atheists by Peter Kirby
  7. Jewish Texts and History • One creation story- Genesis 1 and 2 by kennethgreifer

Digest for December 17th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. 5 Christmas Deals Under 100 Bucks by Tyler Smith
  2. Star Wars Weather Report by James F. McGrath
  3. Brenda Salter McNeil’s Roadmap to Reconciliation by Scot McKnight
  4. How about this for a strategy? by Scot McKnight
  5. How Carrier Responds to Critics (Supercut) by James F. McGrath
  6. [Common Places] Endings and Beginnings by Michael Allen
  7. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  8. Get More Than 40% off Tabletalk Magazine by Tyler Smith
  9. Bible Translations and the Democracy of the Dead by Mark Ward
  10. The dark reality of infanticide behind Matthew 1:21 by Jason
  11. JJMJS Graces Us With a Second Issue! by rebeccarunesson
  12. A vision for ministry and training by Ian Paul
  13. Invité VIP sur Radio Arc-en-Ciel by Michael Langlois
  14. Juifs et Corses, une bien longue histoire by Michael Langlois
  15. 2016 Expository Preaching Workshop by Charles Savelle
  16. Advent: At Least It’s Not Lent! by abramkj
  17. You Can Now Touch the Face of the Cosmos by James F. McGrath
  18. IVP’s 5-Volume Ancient Christian Doctrine in Accordance by abramkj
  19. The Chosen People– by Chad Thornhill, Part Three by Ben Witherington
  20. Rachel in Review: A Lutheran View of Star Wars by Eerdmans

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The dark reality of infanticide behind Matthew 1:21 by Richard Goode
  2. New Hebrews Article in ZNW by Brian Small

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Richard Carrier's Lecture On "Acts as Historical Fiction" by John W. Loftus
  2. Michael Bolton's Rendition of "Silent Night" is the Best Ever! by John Loftus
  3. Quote of the Day, On Science and Religious Beliefs by John Loftus
  4. The Myth of Nero’s Persecution of Christians by Neil Godfrey
  5. Barbara Walters 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015 by John Loftus
  6. Krampus, The Christmas Devil by John Loftus
  7. Are You an Evangelical? by Gavin R

Digest for December 16th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary2 Chronicles Posts

  1. Jordan Smith— ‘Mary Did You Know’ by Ben Witherington
  2. Biblical Theology in 8 weeks by Ken Schenck
  3. 5 Bad Reasons to Suspect That Jesus Never Existed by Stephen Bedard
  4. Book Write-Up: Absolute Love, by R.I. Willroth by James Pate
  5. Why you need to read outside the NT corpus by thepatrologist
  6. To date night, or not to date night…finding what works best for you. by Craig Benno
  7. December Giveaway: Christianity in the Making by James Dunn by Eerdmans
  8. F.F. Bruce Video by Matthew D. Montonini
  9. Two quick visits to the tell by arenmaeir
  10. In the Mail: Hylen's by Brian LePort
  11. The praxis of forgiveness by Ted Johnston
  12. Short discussion of the Philistines Cities by arenmaeir
  13. Reflections on a semester of teaching by Ken Schenck
  14. Why Context Matters to Biblical Interpretation by Ben Witherington
  15. Why Context Matters to Biblical Interpretation by Ben Witherington
  16. Why Context Matters to Biblical Interpretation by Ben Witherington
  17. A Case of Auto-immunity: A Response to Phillip L. Tite by mattsheedy
  18. Early Christianity 6/4 by Danny Zacharias
  19. The Resurrection of the Son of God by Bart
  20. Dysangellion, not euangellion by jps

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Book Review: Stanley Porter and Andrew Pitts, Fundamentals of New Testament Textual Criticism by Phillip J. Long
  2. Book review on the Apostle Paul by Michael J. Kok
  3. Religion and Politics as Modern Fiction by Daniel O. McClellan
  4. Remembering I. Howard Marshall (1934-2015) by Joshua Mann
  5. Method and Historical Theology: Conclusions by Jacob J. Prahlow
  6. Book Review: Mary Marshall, The Portrayals of the Pharisees in the Gospels and Acts (FRLANT 254) by Phillip J. Long
  7. The Face of Jesus by James E. Snapp, Jr.
  8. “1 Clement” and Christian Letter-Carriers by larryhurtado
  9. MHT: Select Bibliography by Jacob J. Prahlow
  10. Star Wars, Gratitude, and Goodbye by Anthony Le Donne

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Christian Texts and History • Hot Cross Buns! by Peter Kirby
  2. Everything You Need to Know about Coincidences by Richard Carrier
  3. ISSUU: Lapland, Europa's Oceans, the Celts by Gavin R
  4. “Five Reasons Why Mythicism is Disappointing” by Neil Godfrey
  5. ISIS is a Revolution, born in terror (like all revolutions) by Neil Godfrey
  6. Did Jesus Exist? Harry McCall vs James McGrath vs Valerie Tarico by John Loftus

Digest for December 15th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Problems and Struggles by James Pate
  2. What I learned at the Christmas program (or Why we need another “Against Heresies”) by Scott Fritzsche
  3. Pseudepigrapha Section CFP, SBL Annual Meeting 2016 by Liv Ingeborg Lied
  4. Your Guide to Three Greek Exegetical Problems in John by Todd Scacewater
  5. Your Guide to Three Greek Exegetical Problems in John by Todd Scacewater
  6. Your Guide to Three Greek Exegetical Problems in John by Todd Scacewater
  7. Making the mercy seat and the cherubim by Bob MacDonald
  8. Twitter Theology that Makes Me Sigh by Nick Norelli
  9. Is it a religion? by jps
  10. Book Write-Up: The Uncontrolling Love of God, by Thomas Jay Oord by James Pate
  11. Fulfilled prophecy by jps
  12. Were the Disciples Martyred for Believing in the Resurrection? by Bart
  13. The Church Fathers Wrestle with Jesus' Declaration of Ignorance (Matthew 24:36) by James Pate
  14. The Chosen People by Chad Thornhill— Part One by Ben Witherington
  15. New Lectionary in England and Wales? by Timothy
  16. Psam 14 and Proverbs 3:32-35 by Ken Schenck
  17. Book Write-Up: Socialism, by Michael Harrington by James Pate
  18. Bill of Rights Day: Freedom of the Press defends against Tyranny — not the 2nd Amendment by Joel L. Watts
  19. “The Gifts and Calling of God are Irrevocable:” Another Jewish Perspective by Alan Brill
  20. Great coverage in the new BAR “Dig Issue” for Safi! by arenmaeir

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. How (Not) to Use a Computer-Generated Stemma by Peter J. Gurry
  2. Memory and Reception of Jesus in Early Christianity Conference—Chris Keith by Chris Keith
  3. Archiv für Papyrusforschung (APF) Volume 61, Issue 2  by anonymous
  4. Steve Runge: Contrastive Substitution and the Greek Verb: Reassessing Porter’s Argument by Micheal W. Palmer

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Loftus on Scientism by John Loftus
  2. The Reviews Keep Rolling In. Spread the Word! by John Loftus
  3. Mythmaker: Of the Tribe of Benjamin by Gavin R
  4. Eureka! A Square Circle! by John Loftus
  5. Guerrilla Bible? by Gavin R
  6. Millions of Evangelical Christians Want to Start World War III … to Speed Up the Second Coming! by John Loftus
  7. More From Loftus On Science and Morality by John Loftus
  8. Stop Being a Victim. Stop Being Offended. Grow Up. by John Loftus
  9. Loftus on Scientism by John Loftus
  10. Loftus on Scientism by John Loftus

Digest for December 14th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Hezekiah's Tunnel Video by Charles Savelle
  2. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  3. Today’s Reading from the Ancient World by Jason
  4. What the Smith Boys Said This Year by Julie M. Smith
  5. 5 Mistakes Pastors Make by Stephen Bedard
  6. Why Apostrophes and Capitalization Matter by James F. McGrath
  7. Does Revelation 3:10-11 Teach the Rapture? by Stephen Bedard
  8. Did Paul Meet the Earthly Jesus? (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  9. 2 Chronicles 27: Nothing to see here, folks! by Marlowe
  10. Just Another Crucifiable 1st Century Jew? by Scot McKnight
  11. Too Bad The House of One Probably Won’t Have A Bar by James F. McGrath
  12. Saturday Book Interview with James Hall: The Self-Portrait by Scot McKnight
  13. Universal salvation? by Ted Johnston
  14. Counting the Cross by James F. McGrath
  15. Advent Devotional Reading: Deep Grace in John 1 by Eerdmans
  16. Seminary 2: Domains of Ministry by Ken Schenck
  17. Giving Gifts that Last by Accordance Bible Software
  18. A Pitch for Gen Eds by Ken Schenck
  19. Psalm 13 and Proverbs 3:27-31 by Ken Schenck
  20. Blurb of the Week: Donald Hagner on Peter — False Disciple and Apostate according to Saint Matthew by Eerdmans

Top 15 Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Book Review: Craig A. Evans and H. Daniel Zacharias, eds., “What Does the Scripture Say?” (LNTS 469) – Part 1.1 by Phillip J. Long
  2. Some new Philo books by TorreyS
  3. Alan Kirk on Cognition, Commemoration and Tradition (1) – memory distortion by Judy Redman
  4. Naselli Interviews Compton by Brian Small
  5. Stanley Porter: Did Paul Meet the “Earthly” Jesus? by Tim Henderson
  6. Book Review: God on the Streets of Gotham by Jacob J. Prahlow
  7. 2,200-Year-Old Duck-Shaped Shovel Unearthed in Ancient Galilee by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff
  8. I. Howard Marshall (1934-2015) by Mark Goodacre
  9. Recommended Reading: December 5-11 by Jacob J. Prahlow
  10. MHT: Applying Historical Theology by Jacob J. Prahlow
  11. NotaBene 10 Plus offer by TorreyS
  12. Eusebius of Caesarea: Gospel Problems and Solutions – now online in English by Roger Pearse
  13. Book Review: Craig A. Evans and H. Daniel Zacharias, eds., “What Does the Scripture Say?” (LNTS 469) – Part 1.2 by Phillip J. Long
  14. Digs 2016: Passport to the Biblical World by Robin Ngo
  15. MHT: Principle of Context by Jacob J. Prahlow

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. SBL 2015: Bible, Myth, and Myth-Theory by adversusapologetica
  2. Is that from the Bible or the Quran? by Steve Wells
  3. February Radio Debate with Craig Evans by adversusapologetica
  4. That's what Hanukkah is all about, Charlie Brown by Steve Wells
  5. General Religious Discussion • trinity confusion by theterminator
  6. Christian Texts and History • Latinisms in the gospel of Mark. by Ben C. Smith
  7. How Terrorists Convince Themselves to Kill by Neil Godfrey
  8. Tom Dykstra on Mythicism: Erhman, Brodie and Scholarly Conduct by Neil Godfrey
  9. Terrorists on Status Seeking Adventures by Neil Godfrey
  10. Which is more violent, the Bible or the Quran? by Steve Wells

Digest for December 8th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. In Their Own Language by Nathaniel Givens
  2. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  3. Reading Nephi – 8:23-28 by James Olsen
  4. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  5. Book Giveaway: Where Christ Is Present by John Warwick Montgomery & Gene Edward Veith by Shaun Tabatt
  6. Quote of the Day: “Fear is the Loss of Assurance” by Joel L. Watts
  7. Prayer of Pope Francis for the Jubilee by Timothy
  8. Leipzig University Delegation Visits the lab by arenmaeir
  9. New Release: Invitation to the Septuagint, 2nd Edition by Mason Slater
  10. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  11. Let's talk about the spiritual by jps
  12. J.G. Herder’s Euthyphron on the wicked abuse of Genesis 6:1-4 by Deane
  13. Christmas Chat Tonight by Henry Neufeld
  14. Facebook and the end of conversation by tim
  15. La Bibliothèque de Qumrân vol. 2 en italien by Michael Langlois
  16. Time To Say something by Scott Fritzsche
  17. The semantic range of giving by Bob MacDonald
  18. Family and individual: the chicken or the egg? by Rosalynde Welch
  19. Now Available: Zondervan Academic Online Courses by ZA Blog
  20. Top Ten Books I Read in 2015 by Stephen Bedard

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. CACS Post: Exegesis or Early Christianity by Brian Davidson
  2. Does the order of phrases matter? (Rom 1:5) by Bill Mounce
  3. New Study of P.Oxy 1228 by larryhurtado
  4. Collar Responds to Reviews of Her Book by larryhurtado

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Atheist of the Year Vyckie Garrison is Gifting My Book by John Loftus
  2. Bernie Sanders Wins Time Magazine's Person of the Year Poll by a Landslide by John Loftus
  3. Dr. Hector Avalos: How Archaeology Killed Biblical History by John Loftus
  4. "How to Defend the Christian Faith" is An Epic Fail, Says D. Cowie by John Loftus

Digest for December 8th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. In Their Own Language by Nathaniel Givens
  2. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  3. Reading Nephi – 8:23-28 by James Olsen
  4. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  5. Book Giveaway: Where Christ Is Present by John Warwick Montgomery & Gene Edward Veith by Shaun Tabatt
  6. Quote of the Day: “Fear is the Loss of Assurance” by Joel L. Watts
  7. Prayer of Pope Francis for the Jubilee by Timothy
  8. Leipzig University Delegation Visits the lab by arenmaeir
  9. New Release: Invitation to the Septuagint, 2nd Edition by Mason Slater
  10. 8 Things We Learn From the Great Commission by Stephen Bedard
  11. Let's talk about the spiritual by jps
  12. J.G. Herder’s Euthyphron on the wicked abuse of Genesis 6:1-4 by Deane
  13. Christmas Chat Tonight by Henry Neufeld
  14. Facebook and the end of conversation by tim
  15. La Bibliothèque de Qumrân vol. 2 en italien by Michael Langlois
  16. Time To Say something by Scott Fritzsche
  17. The semantic range of giving by Bob MacDonald
  18. Family and individual: the chicken or the egg? by Rosalynde Welch
  19. Now Available: Zondervan Academic Online Courses by ZA Blog
  20. Top Ten Books I Read in 2015 by Stephen Bedard

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. CACS Post: Exegesis or Early Christianity by Brian Davidson
  2. Does the order of phrases matter? (Rom 1:5) by Bill Mounce
  3. New Study of P.Oxy 1228 by larryhurtado
  4. Collar Responds to Reviews of Her Book by larryhurtado

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Atheist of the Year Vyckie Garrison is Gifting My Book by John Loftus
  2. Bernie Sanders Wins Time Magazine's Person of the Year Poll by a Landslide by John Loftus
  3. Dr. Hector Avalos: How Archaeology Killed Biblical History by John Loftus
  4. "How to Defend the Christian Faith" is An Epic Fail, Says D. Cowie by John Loftus

Digest for December 7th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Julius Thompson’s Grigori Anime by Deane
  2. Some more lamps for Channukah! by arenmaeir
  3. The Study of Religion and Responses to Terrorism: Paris, Beirut and Beyond, Part 1 by mattsheedy
  4. Reading project - what's done - what's left by Bob MacDonald
  5. Dei Verbum at 50 (Paragraph 25) by Timothy
  6. Reading project - what's done - what's left by Bob MacDonald
  7. James K.A. Smith on Political Theology by Mason Slater
  8. 2 Chronicles 25: The vicissitudes of Amaziah by Marlowe
  9. Yes, Your Religious Group SHOULD Be Subject to Analysis and Criticism by Henry Neufeld
  10. Carta Publishing: 3 New Titles, at Introductory Discount by abramkj
  11. Does the Order of Phrases Matter? (Rom 1:5) – Mondays with Mounce 276 by Bill Mounce
  12. This looks interesting by jps
  13. The right to bear arms? Or the right to die by arms? by jps
  14. Two New Biblical Studies Titles by Charles Savelle
  15. In praise of audiobooks: my favourites from 2015 by Ben Myers

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Guns by Anthony Le Donne

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. What Can We Learn From The Vedic Scriptures? w/ Brannon Vrin Daavin Parker by Sean Fracek

Digest for December 6th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. An Interview with Johnson Thomaskutty on Dialogue in the Book of Signs: Part II by Matthew D. Montonini
  2. A Christmas present from Selwyn by Bob MacDonald
  3. When Law Enforcement Violates Our Trust by Scot McKnight
  4. Ethics in Ancient Israel by kurtispeters
  5. Proof-Texting in the December YW Lessons by Julie M. Smith
  6. The Formation of the Canon by Matt Page
  7. Second Candle of Advent by Scot McKnight
  8. A World of Terror Needs the Mary of Advent by Mike Skinner
  9. 2nd Sunday of Advent by Timothy
  10. Judges 17 by Bob MacDonald
  11. Software Sale: Biblical Greek & Hebrew Resources Are 50% Off by ZA Blog
  12. Jihadists, Refugees, and the Use/Misuse of Statistics by Loren Rosson
  13. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Book for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  14. Prayer for the Week (Anima Christi of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton) by Mike Skinner
  15. The Cat is Back! by Stephen Bedard
  16. A Rhetoric of Indirection by Julie M. Smith
  17. Scattered Ramblings on John the Baptist and the Recent Shootings by James Pate
  18. Jamie Duguid on Elisha and the She-Bears by James Pate
  19. An unBearable Future– An Apocalyptic Prophecy to be Fulfilled this Month by Ben Witherington
  20. Your Children Know Psalm 23? by Ken Schenck

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. The Sith in the Bible by James E. Snapp, Jr.
  2. Modi’in: Where the Maccabees Lived by Robin Ngo
  3. Happy 70th, Leonard Greenspoon! by Anthony Le Donne

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Here's a Rough Draft of My Introduction to a New Anthology by John Loftus
  2. Jesus - Refugee Messiah by Gavin R
  3. NASA Is Lauching a rocket to the ISS NOW! by John Loftus
  4. What might have been lost in Revelation 1:4? / Ποια απώλεια μπορεί να υπέστη το Αποκάλυψη 1:4; by digiSapientia
  5. Blogger Troubles by John Loftus
  6. Is 90% of All EvoPsych False? by Richard Carrier

Digest for December 5th, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Logos' Days of Advent Giveaways So Far by Charles Savelle
  2. Weekly Meanderings, 5 December 2015 by Scot McKnight
  3. Own Your Protestantism by James F. McGrath
  4. Blurb of the Week: N. T. Wright on The Emergence of Personhood by Eerdmans
  5. Come, Lord Jesus by Steve Bricker
  6. Greensboro and High Point– Part Three by Ben Witherington
  7. Reading Nephi – 8:9-12 by James Olsen
  8. Seminary in a Nutshell 1 by Ken Schenck
  9. Resource Updates: November 2015 by Kyle Anderson
  10. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Book for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  11. Doctor Who: Hell Bent by James F. McGrath
  12. Hanukkah 5-Day Sale by anonymous
  13. Zondervan Greek & Hebrew Sale! by anonymous
  14. Sermonsmith Interview on My Sermon Prep Process by abramkj
  15. Vincent Taylor: Reflections on Commentary Writing by Matthew D. Montonini
  16. That Law Doesn’t Apply to You by Henry Neufeld
  17. Reading Others’ Scriptures: The Golden Rule Applies by James F. McGrath
  18. Falwell Jr.: More Concealed Weapons by Scot McKnight
  19. An Advent Prayer by Scot McKnight

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Kennedy Reviews Schreiner's Commentary on Hebrews by Brian Small
  2. Wisdom Commentary on Hebrews by Brian Small
  3. Reformation Heritage Bible Commentary on Hebrews by Brian Small
  4. Photographs online about Mithras by Michael Fuller by Roger Pearse
  5. Recommended Reading: November 28 – December 4 by Jacob J. Prahlow

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Do the GOP Candidates Believe in the Apocalypse? by Phil Torres
  2. Refugees "R" US? by Dr. Hector Avalos
  3. Dr. Stephen Law's Upcoming Chapter On Scientism by John Loftus
  4. An Interview with Susan Jacoby and Her Choices for the Five Best Atheist Books by John Loftus

Digest for December 4th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Pope Francis Receives Book of Gospels for the Jubilee by Timothy
  2. Get 94% off 500 Books for a Limited Time! by Kristen Schafer
  3. Blessed are the Questioners by James F. McGrath
  4. Social Media: Influence or Polarization? by Ken Schenck
  5. NJNG: James D.G. Dunn’s Major Project Now Complete by Scot McKnight
  6. The Great Miracle by Scot McKnight
  7. Le sceau d’un roi de la Bible découvert à Jérusalem by Michael Langlois
  8. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Resource for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  9. It’s All About Him – An Excerpt from God’s Glory Alone by ZA Blog
  10. The Names by Scot McKnight
  11. Why Follow the Liturgical Calendar by Scot McKnight
  12. Click to Reveal Today’s Free Book for Advent! by Tyler Smith
  13. Who Received the Promise? by Steve Bricker
  14. Get 15% off a Logos 6 Base Package for a Limited Time by Tyler Smith
  15. Jesus Death as King of the Jews by Bart
  16. Healthy (Micro-)Habits by Scot McKnight
  17. Hilary Benn’s Good Samaritan by James Crossley
  18. Challenging NT Wright: Knowing God by Scot McKnight
  19. When Confessional Isn’t Confession by Scot McKnight
  20. BA Books & Authors on the Web – December 4, 2015 by Mason Slater

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. King Hezekiah in the Bible: Royal Seal of Hezekiah Comes to Light by Robin Ngo
  2. My NT/History Manifesto for 2016 by Bill Heroman
  3. Paul and Apocalyptic by Phillip J. Long
  4. A Christian Amulet Containing Colossians 3:9–10 (Wayment) by Peter J. Gurry
  5. Book Review: Ruth B. Edwards, Discovering John by Phillip J. Long
  6. MHT: Perspectivism by Jacob J. Prahlow
  7. Logos Free Book – Stephen E. Fowl, Ephesians by Phillip J. Long
  8. MHT: Principle of Clarity by Jacob J. Prahlow
  9. MHT: Principle of Order by Jacob J. Prahlow
  10. No Vacancies: Is there still no room for Jesus at the inn? – Stephanie O’Connor by Richard Goode
  11. Paul and Apocalyptic: Two Ages? by Phillip J. Long
  12. Confessors and presbyters in Traditio apostolica (and its re-writes) by Alistair C. Stewart
  13. The physical appearance and handling of sacred texts in terms of material text culture by Peter M. Head
  14. The Problem with Modesty and the Problem of Lust by Marg
  15. Book Review: The Early Hans Urs Von Balthasar by diglot

Top 10 Radical Criticism Posts

  1. My Book is the #1 New Release in Christian Apologetics! by John Loftus
  2. Has Bart Ehrman Gotten Saved? The Christian Science Monitor Beleives So! by Harry H. McCall
  3. Ground Rules for Debating a Historical Jesus by Harry H. McCall
  4. Hemant Mehta's List of the Top Atheist Books in 2015 by John Loftus
  5. Atheist Dudebros Don’t Know What Cultural Appropriation Is by Richard Carrier
  6. Christian Texts and History • Psalm 22:17, Hebrew Text, "Like A Lion". Who's Lion? by JoeWallack
  7. A Second Audiobook of Mine Is Now Available by John Loftus
  8. Bernie Sanders On Gun Control In the Light of Recent Mass Shootings by John Loftus
  9. Presenting at the SBL Pacific Coast 2016 Regional Meeting by adversusapologetica
  10. Mythicism on the cusp of history–Pt. 2 by admin

Digest for December 3rd, 2015

Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. What Pastoring Means for Hope’s Reason by Stephen Bedard
  2. Beatus Vir by Jesse Hurlbut
  3. J. Ramsey Michaels on Evangelicalism: Quote of the Day by Matthew D. Montonini
  4. Call for Papers: Mormon Scholars in the Humanities by Julie M. Smith
  5. It's the ideology by jps
  6. Welcome, guest blogger Jesse Hurlbut by Wilfried Decoo
  7. Poets’ Corner: Accompanied by Angels by Eerdmans
  8. Your guide for reading Paul aright in a single sentence (and a word about Barclay’s Paul and the Gift) by Chris Tilling
  9. Eschatology, Ezekiel, and the Glory of God by Henry Neufeld
  10. Daniel 12 by Bob MacDonald
  11. Mass Shootings and their Alleged Causes by Loren Rosson
  12. ‘Creed’– Not the Apostles or Apollo by Ben Witherington
  13. In the Mail (and other goodies) by Nick Norelli

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. “Christian Oxyrhynchus”: New Book by larryhurtado
  2. Is Steph Curry better than Jesus? by Anthony Le Donne
  3. Jesus and the Chaos of History on Syndicate by Rafael

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Mythmaker: Paul's un-Pharisaic writings by Gavin R

Digest for December 2nd, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. The Expository Times 127/3 by Danny Zacharias
  2. Should Christians Pray for the Dead? (Cyril of Jerusalem and John Chrysostom) by Mike Skinner
  3. Online Registration for the 2016 season at Tell es-Safi/Gath is up and running! by arenmaeir
  4. Japanese Delegation at Safi lab by arenmaeir
  5. Seal impression of King Hezekiah discovered in Jerusalem by ferrelljenkins
  6. On Men Crying by Nick Norelli
  7. Micah 4 - the violence of the ban by Bob MacDonald
  8. “White Devils” and the U of Chicago Shooting Threat by mattsheedy
  9. Psalm 9 and Proverbs 3:1-4 by Ken Schenck
  10. How I Went From an Ex-Pastor to an Ex-Ex-Pastor by Stephen Bedard
  11. Online Registration for the 2016 season at Tell es-Safi/Gath is up and running! by arenmaeir
  12. Japanese Delegation at Safi lab by arenmaeir
  13. Focus on the Family and the Abortion Pill: Some Clarifications by Stephen Bedard
  14. Amos 1 by Bob MacDonald
  15. Five Great Books on Christology by Eerdmans
  16. Reading Nephi – 8:1-8 by James Olsen
  17. Canon – An Ancient Jew Review Forum by Deane
  18. Toy Review: 2015 Hess Fire Truck And Ladder Rescue by abramkj
  19. Now that’s a scary thought by jps
  20. Now that’s a scary thought by jps

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. Revelatory Experiences as the Basis of Scripture by Matthew R. Malcolm
  2. Language Usage in Jewish Palestine: Epigraphic Evidence by larryhurtado
  3. Whose reading is right? Conflicts of interpretation in world Christianity – Leeds Trinity by Richard Goode
  4. Why can’t the New York Times’ religion columnist define religion? by Daniel O. McClellan
  5. A conjunction of carnivals by Richard Goode

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Δύο νέες βιβλιοπαρουσιάσεις από το εξωτερικό by Greek Mythicists
  2. Δύο νέες βιβλιοπαρουσιάσεις από το εξωτερικό by Greek Mythicists
  3. Δύο νέες βιβλιοπαρουσιάσεις από το εξωτερικό by Greek Mythicists
  4. San Bernardino live by Gavin R
  5. Lataster on the Historicity of Jesus Being a Debate Among Atheists by Richard Carrier

Digest for December 1st, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. Top 5 Apologetics on Kindle – Dec 2015 by Stephen Bedard
  2. Ten Novels I’d Save by Loren Rosson
  3. Pastoral Care — a problem? by Scot McKnight
  4. Orange is the New Bible Interview: Elena Rodriguez-Falcon by Hidden Perspectives
  5. The Eerdmans Bookstore Carol by Eerdmans
  6. Summary by jps
  7. Monday Book: Nijay Gupta's Worship that Makes Sense to Paul by Ken Schenck
  8. New Release: Global Gospel by Mason Slater
  9. Notebook Review: Rustic Ridge Classic Leather Journal by abramkj
  10. Jesus and gender in Revelation by Ian Paul
  11. West Market St. UMC– Part One by Ben Witherington
  12. Bonhoeffer Reader’s Editions: Now Published, and a Look Inside by abramkj
  13. 7 Things I Learned About the Glue that Holds the ‘Solas’ Together by Jeremy Bouma
  14. Remembering Rosa Parks by Scot McKnight
  15. Advent Contest by Timothy
  16. But are we really one? by jps
  17. Holy Smokes! Logos Giving Away Fowl’s Ephesians Commentary (Gupta) by Nijay Gupta
  18. What is a Gospel Church? by Ken Schenck
  19. Safi lecture at conference on PEF in Haifa by arenmaeir
  20. Psalm 8 and Proverbs 2:16-22 by Ken Schenck

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. After Death by Jacob J. Prahlow
  2. GRAND PRIZE WINNER! by Anthony Le Donne
  3. Book Review: Bruce Waltke, The Psalms as Christian Lament: A Historical Commentary by Phillip J. Long
  4. 2015 ETS and SBL Paper Summaries by Peter J. Gurry
  5. Translation of Porphyry’s “Ad Gaurum” on ensoulment by Roger Pearse
  6. Euthymius Zigabenus, Commentary on the Psalms – draft translation online! by Roger Pearse
  7. Stephen Carlson on the "Inn" in Luke's Infancy Account by anonymous
  8. MHT: Principle of Awareness by Jacob J. Prahlow
  9. “Jewish” and “Hellenistic” in Recent Scholarship on Christian Origins by larryhurtado
  10. Zimmermann’s Parables, Congdon’s Bultmann, and Wolter’s Paul—With a note on the terms “eschatic” and “existentialogical” by wmcoppins
  11. Another e-rratum by Alistair C. Stewart

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. For My Birthday: Seeking Patrons & Twitter Followers! by Richard Carrier
  2. Mythmaker: Paul & Gamaliel by Gavin R
  3. Atheist Republic's Jason "Casper" Rigsby in a Nutshell by Sean Fracek

Digest for November 30th, 2015

Top 20 Biblical Commentary Posts

  1. 2 Chronicles 23: Coup and counter-coup by Marlowe
  2. Satan’s Ethical Code vs. God’s? by James F. McGrath
  3. Hebrew Bible and Ancient Israel 4/2 by Danny Zacharias
  4. An Interview with Johnson Thomaskutty on Dialogue in the Book of Signs: Part I by Matthew D. Montonini
  5. Did Jesus Lie? (John 7:8) – Mondays with Mounce 275 by Bill Mounce
  6. Baron Fig: Put Your Confidant Notebook in Leather by abramkj
  7. NNJCI excursion/seminar to Ethiopia by Liv Ingeborg Lied
  8. Last Day to Save on Black Friday Deals by Kaleb Cuevas
  9. More Hardback Classics from Baronius Press by Timothy
  10. Should we bomb ISIS in Syria? by Ian Paul
  11. It’s All About Us by mattsheedy
  12. Atheist Dogmatism about Jesus by James F. McGrath
  13. Church Flops? by Scot McKnight
  14. Jesus’ Claim to Be the Messiah by Bart
  15. Jesus’ Claim to Be the Messiah by Bart
  16. Just Ordered by Nick Norelli
  17. Ezra 3 by Bob MacDonald
  18. 1 Samuel 17 by Bob MacDonald
  19. Give the Gift of the Accordance 11 Starter Collection by RichardMansfield
  20. Graphics Sale by anonymous

Biblical Criticism Posts

  1. New Papyrus (P134) of John: A Report from SBL by Tommy Wasserman
  2. New Papyrus (P134) of John: A Report from SBL by Tommy Wasserman
  3. 2015 Advent Seminar Series by Richard Goode
  4. Visiting Turkey: Museums of Archaeology Dazzle by Mark Wilson

Radical Criticism Posts

  1. Why Does Satan Have a Better Moral Code Than God Himself? by John Loftus
  2. Christian Texts and History • Is this not the carpenter, the Son of Mary, and brother of J by Clive
  3. Science Then: The Bible vs. The Greeks Edition by Richard Carrier
  4. Guy Harrison's Recent Book, "Good Thinking: What You Need to Know to be Smarter, Safer, Wealthier, and Wiser" by John Loftus
  5. A First of its Kind in the Muslim World, a Study Qur’an Produced by Muslims by John Loftus
  6. Markus und der frühchristliche Antijudaismus by Kunigunde Kreuzerin
  7. "Darwin, God and the Meaning of Life: How Evolutionary Theory Undermines Everything You Thought You Knew" by John Loftus
  8. Zur Einführung in das Markusevangelium by Kunigunde Kreuzerin