Monthly Archives: May 2016
By Scot McKnight Almighty and everlasting God, you have given to us your servants grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity, and in the power of your divine Majesty to worship the Unity: Keep us steadfast in this faith and worship, and bring us …read more
By Neil Godfrey In my previous post I said I was wanting to explore in depth some of Lena Einhorn’s observations. One that I consider most striking concerns the climactic crucifixion itself. We are so used to hearing that crucifixion was a very common method of execution for rebels in Roman times that …read more
Sub-Plot from The Portent in the News: Secret Meeting Held at Harvard about Creating a Synthetic Human Genome
By MSH This happened at least a half dozen times with The Facade — something in the book becomes news after the fact. Here we go again with The Portent:
From the Christian Science Monitor: Why did Harvard Scientists Hold a ‘Secret’ Synthetic Genome Meeting?
This is why you should be reading my …read more
By Scot McKnight The Bible in the Contemporary World: Interview with Richard Bauckham Richard Bauckham is professor emeritus of New Testament studies at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. He is also senior scholar at Ridley Hall, Cambridge and a fellow of both the British Academy and the Royal Society of Edinburgh. He …read more
By Bart In his important and stimulating article, “Christian Number and Its Implications,” Roman historian Keith Hopkins next begins to think about the implications about the size of the Christian church at different periods. One point to emphasize is that there was not simply one church. There were lots of …read more
By Michael Langlois À l’occasion de la sortie du film “La résurrection du Christ” (“Risen”), le cinéma Gaumont d’Amiens vous invite à une projection suivie d’une conférence débat sur le thème “Jésus entre fiction et réalité”.
Jésus a-t-il vraiment existé ? Les textes bibliques ont-ils une vérité historique ? Peut-on attester de l’existence de …read more