Quote of the Day

While describing the difference between Catholic and Calvinist soteriology, Peter Kreeft has said: "It is the Godfather, not God the Father, who makes you an offer you can't refuse."Kudos to Matt O'Reilly for finding this quote. … [Read more...]

Live at Daryl’s House— with Rob Thomas

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Live at Daryl’s House— with Train

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The Hobbit Premiere in Wellington— Fly Air Hobbit!

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The New Edition of Nestle-Aland Greek NT

Nestle-Aland 28 Has Appeared by larryhurtadoLast Friday I gratefully received a copy of the 28th edition of the Nestle-Aland Novum Testamentum Graecae. For the moment, other pressing duties (including writing a slew of reference letters for former PhD students) prevent me from much more than a quick persusal of the Introduction. But anytime there is a new Nestle-Aland, it's news for NT scholars (and especially textual-critic geeks such me). So, for now, a brief notice of some of the … [Read more...]

Lady Liberty Dodges Sandy

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Blessing of the Day— the Westminster Choir sings “O Love that Will not Let me Go’

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A New Review of a Week in the Life of Corinth

Here is the link to a new review of my A Week in the Life of Corinth---http://www.worldmag.com/2012/10/review_a_week_in_the_life_of_corinthThe review includes the kudo--- "this is the best in historical fiction" … [Read more...]

The Rest of Life…. a Book for You!

“A Kingdom Perspective on Sabbath, Play, Sex — and the Rest of Life” by Ben Witherington IIIBen Witherington III is Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary and a member of the doctoral faculty at St. Andrews University in Scotland.In this post, he introduces us to the newest (and final) book in his “Kingdom perspectives” series — The Rest of Life.* * *I have now written a series of books that I call “Kingdom perspective books.” Th … [Read more...]