Monthly Archives: November 2015

Socrates, Nicodemus, and Zacchaeus: Kierkegaard and Halík on Conversion and Offense

By d. miller A public service announcement for sojourners in Southern Saskatchewan: Our final colloquium of the semester takes place this Friday, November 6, 2015 in Room 144. Our presenter is my colleague, Briercrest Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Dr. Grant Poettcker.Grant’s paper is entitled “Socrates, Nicodemus, and Zacchaeus: Kierkegaard and Halík on Conversion …read more

Writing the essay

By tim People hate to write
Most people hate writing. Even professional writers suffer from “writers’ block”, a combination of symptoms that lead to them doing anything else except actually write. Students with assignments do not have the luxury of years to prepare their masterpieces – they work with tight deadlines. The good …read more

Vetus Testamentum 65/4

By Danny Zacharias 1. The Story of the Zeal of Phinehas and Congregational Weeping at Bethel Amitai Baruchi-Unna. Volume 65, Issue 4, pages 505 – 515, 2015http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15685330-12301218 2. What Makes a Thing Abominable? C.L. Crouch. Volume 65, Issue 4, pages 516 – 541, 2015http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15685330-12301217 3. Identifying Inner-Biblical Allusion through …read more

From the letters of Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticos to the Bulgar Czar Symeon dealing with the wars between the Byzantines & the Bulgars (914–926)Από τις επιστολέςτου Πατριάρχη Νικολάου Α΄ του Μυστικούπρος τον Βούλγαρο Τσάρο Συμεώναναφορικά με τους πολέμουςμεταξύ των Βυζαντινών& των Βουλγάρων (914–926)

By digiSapientia *Κακοὶ γὰρ καὶ οἱ πρὸς τοὺς ἔξωθεν ἐχθροὺς πόλεμοι, ὅσοι δὲ πρὸς πατέρας, πρὸς ἀδελφούς, πρὸς φίλους, πρὸς ὁμοπίστους, πρὸς τοὺς ἕνα θεὸν ἐπιγραφομένους, ἕνα κύριον καὶ δεσπότην καὶ σωτῆρα, τί ἄν τις εἴποι; —Νικόλαος Α’ ο Μυστικός, Επιστολή 31.100-104.Wars are bad even against outside enemies; but what shall one …read more

Call for Applications: Summer Seminar in Mormon Theology

By Adam Miller The Third Annual Summer Seminar on Mormon Theology“A Preparatory Redemption: Reading Alma 12–13”Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CaliforniaJune 1–June 15, 2016
Sponsored by the Mormon Theology Seminarin partnership withThe Laura F. Willes Center for Book of Mormon Studies andThe Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship

In the summer of 2016, the Mormon …read more

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