Monthly Archives: March 2016

Christian Texts and History • My review of Richard Carrier’s “On the Historicity of Jesus”

By timhendrix I have uploaded my review of Richard Carrier’s book “On the historicity of Jesus”. My review focuses on Carriers application of Bayes theorem, so don’t expect to see it proven whether Jesus existed or not, but rather if the argument in OHJ is sound. The full review is here: https://www.scribd.com/doc/305750452/Richard-Carrier-s-On-the-Historicity-of-JesusI …read more

Christian Texts and History • My review of Richard Carrier’s “On the Historicity of Jesus”

By timhendrix I have uploaded my review of Richard Carrier’s book “On the historicity of Jesus”. My review focuses on Carriers application of Bayes theorem, so don’t expect to see it proven whether Jesus existed or not, but rather if the argument in OHJ is sound. The full review is here: https://www.scribd.com/doc/305750452/Richard-Carrier-s-On-the-Historicity-of-JesusI …read more

Christian Texts and History • My review of Richard Carrier's "On the Historicity of Jesus"

By timhendrix I have uploaded my review of Richard Carrier’s book “On the historicity of Jesus”. My review focuses on Carriers application of Bayes theorem, so don’t expect to see it proven whether Jesus existed or not, but rather if the argument in OHJ is sound. The full review is here: https://www.scribd.com/doc/305750452/Richard-Carrier-s-On-the-Historicity-of-JesusI …read more

Yep!

By jps From the final chapter in the forthcoming The Greek Verb Revisited. This chapter is contributed by Geoffrey Horrocks: Another crucial issue is the long-term disinclination of those who study Greek in different institutional environments to communicate effectively with one another, or indeed with linguists who have a more general interest …read more

Semitica 57

By Michael Langlois Le volume 57 de Semitica, dont je suis l’éditeur scientifique, est paru !
L’Institut d’étude sémitique publie désormais Semitica aux éditions Peeters, qui en proposent également une édition électronique. Bonne lecture !
Semitica 57, édité par Michael Langlois sous la direction de Thomas Römer. Leuven, Peeters, 2015. 293 p.
Jean-Marie Durand. L’élixir …read more

Cop-out!

By jps The most pathetic words I ever hear are from people who listen to the innumerable ways the Gun Empire deceives us and perpetuates murder and mayhem, only to sigh: “The only thing we can do is pray.” That is code for “there is nothing we can do.” What a denial …read more

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