Archives for Nov 11, 2016 @ 10:00

Redheads

Fun Facts about redheads, from USAToday: To help celebrate, here are nine fun facts about redheads: The highest concentration of redheads is in Scotland (13%) followed by Ireland (10%). Worldwide, only 2% of people have red hair. People with red hair are likely more sensitive to pain. This is because the gene mutation (MC1R) that [Read More…]

The Day the Revolution Began

Personal Thoughts, by John Frye Scot McKnight is posting about The Day the Revolution Began, the latest book by scholar-historian-pastor N. T. Wright. I have read the book and found it fascinating, accessible, and courageous. Wright even admits that as he was writing the book, he reconsidered some of his own positions and changed them [Read More…]

Passovering Your Atonement Theory

It is a fact that most atonement theories operate on the basis of (lightly understood and sometimes seriously distorted) Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. It is also a fact that Jesus and Paul connect the cross to Passover. It is also a fact that very few atonement theories give any attention to Passover. Passover [Read More…]