Monthly Archives: August 2015

Comments policy

By Gavin R The existing comments policy on this blog reads thusly:This is intended as an apologetics-free zone. A sense of humour definitely helps. Comments here are moderated.It’s not much of a policy, but perhaps it’s better not to be too pedantic.And yet I keep feeling uncomfortable when people who guard their …read more

And finally, by whom was I loved these past 17 months

By Bob MacDonald See the prior post for my silly title. If you only appeared in one carnival, sorry…

This site among thesepostswascitedby this host …read more

Practical Greek: Colossians 2:20 and Liberation from Fleshly Living

By Todd Scacewater Εἰ ἀπεθάνετε σὺν Χριστῷ ἀπὸ τῶν στοιχείων τοῦ κόσμου, τί ὡς ζῶντες ἐν κόσμῳ δογματίζεσθε; (Colossians 2:20)

There are two difficult elements of Greek grammar here, but, once sorted out, we see a powerful question posed to the Colossians. The first four words are simple enough, “If you died with Christ…” …read more