Monthly Archives: June 2015

Luther on Fathers

By Jim One of Martin Luther’s quotes on fatherhood:

“Now you tell me, when a father goes ahead and washes diapers or performs some other mean task for his child, and someone ridicules him as an effeminate fool – though that father is acting in the spirit just described and in Christian faith …read more

The Story of the Loving Father

By Jim ἄνθρωπός τις εἶχεν δύο υἱούς.καὶ εἶπεν ὁ νεώτερος αὐτῶν τῷ πατρί· πάτερ, δός μοι τὸ ἐπιβάλλον μέρος τῆς οὐσίας. ὁ δὲ διεῖλεν αὐτοῖς τὸν βίον.
First- the son is a jerk, treating his father as if he were dead and demanding the benefits of that death immediately. But it isn’t …read more

HB/OT job at Saint Louis University

By (Jim Davila) TENURE-TRACK POSITION:The Department of Theological Studies at Saint Louis University is inviting applicants for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament. Our department is committed to world-class research, as well as innovative and transformative teaching. Faculty in our department work with undergraduate, masters and doctoral students, benefit …read more