Archives for Nov 18, 2008 @ 15:00

Aksel’s Favorite Team?

Here’s our grandson dressed in a sports jersey. Which team? Do you know? [Read more…]

A Conspiracy of Silence? (RJS)

I was listening recently to a recording of a public conversation between two Old Testament scholars, Dr. Peter Enns and Dr. Stephen Chapman, held at Duke and advertised as Is the Bible Ever Wrong? It is a fascinating conversation – well worth the time. At one point during the evening Dr. Chapman was reflecting on the [Read More…]

Translations: How do they do it?

There is no reason here to get involved in all the discussions that linguists and translation theorists get into today. Here are some thoughts we need to consider when we talk about why there are a variety of translations. Again, I recommend: How to Choose A Translation for All Its Worth . [Read more…]

Gospel 34

In our series on the meaning of the word “gospel” we are now looking at how Paul uses this great term in his letters to the Christians in Corinth. Today we look at 1 Corinthians 4:14-17: 14 I am not writing this to shame you, but to warn you, as my dear children. 15 Even though you [Read More…]