Archives for Dec 14, 2010 @ 14:55

And the winners are …

For our Blue Parakeet Giveaway, the winners are: Alejandro, for Hermeneia, Cheryl, for Atticus/Scout, and Gordon for Junia. Definite runners up were Santo and Cubbie and “DA what’s his name?” We’ll have another contest soon. [Read more…]

Writing: Madmen and Mystics by Adam McHugh

This post is from Adam McHugh, author of the very fine book Introverts in the Church: Finding Our Place in an Extroverted Culture, and those among us who write will say at times “That’s me!” When it comes to writing, my favorite book on writing … On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition: The Classic Guide [Read More…]

Evolutionary Creation 5 (RJS)

We’ve been working through Denis O. Lamoureux’s book Evolutionary Creation: A Christian Approach to Evolution – a book that describes a way to move beyond the creation and evolutions debates. Chapter 4 of this book describes the role that ancient science plays in the text of scripture. This is something that totally blows past most [Read More…]

The Scriptural Bible vs. the Academic Bible

What happens when the Bible is studied at a university? The bigger question is this: What happens to the Bible when it is studied at a university? Those are questions behind Michael Legaspi’s excellent study The Death of Scripture and the Rise of Biblical Studies (Oxford Studies in Historical Theology). This book is chock-full of [Read More…]