Michael Licona on “Flipping the Bird,” i.e., giving the finger


My friend, Mike Licona, a New Testament scholar, muses on the historical origins of flipping people off. ¬†Here's the video, as it appears on the Parchment & Pen Blog:  … [Read more...]

Paul Copan on the Mike Licona-Norm Geisler Controversy

For background, go to the Christianity Today article on the matter here. For Mike Licona's 2011 ETS paper in which he addresses this controversy, go here. (An mp3 of his November 17, 2011 presentation of his paper can be found here.) ¬†Best blog post on the controversy can be found here. … [Read more...]