Archives for August 25, 2010

Writing The Dead Sea Scrolls

Thanks to David Stark for posting video of the recent National Geographic documentary “Writing the Dead Sea Scrolls” starring none other than biblioblogger Bob Cargill. [Read more…]

The Colbert Report on the “Ground Zero Mosque” and whether Barack Obama is a Muslim or a Christian

The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c The Word – Losing His Religion Colbert Report Full Episodes 2010 Election Fox News HT Jesus Needs New PR [Read more…]

The LOST Themes #1: Destiny

Having been asked not that long ago about video clips that bring together religiously significant moments from LOST, I want to share what will hopefully provide that soon: a YouTube video series that has just begun, focused on major themes on LOST (HT Nikki Stafford). The first is on DESTINY: [Read more…]

Hurtado, Dunn, and Gathercole on the Pre-Existence and Worship of Jesus in New Testament Christology

Larry Hurtado announced on his blog that his review of James D. G. Dunn’s latest book has been published. He also shared a link to something he wrote about Martin Hengel’s impact on English-speaking scholarship. Nick Norelli shared recordings of lectures by Simon Gathercole on Jesus’ pre-existence. I still find Simon’s view unpersuasive. No amount [Read More…]