NIV Zondervan Study Bible Zondervan | Amazon | CBD I would like to thank the kind folks at Zondervan for this review copy! One of the things that struck me about this bible is the name—the NIV Zondervan Study Bible hereafter NIVZSB. The insertion of the publisher into the actual title is a bit strange… More Bible Review: NIV Zondervan Study Bible
It’s hard to believe that fourteen years have passed since that horror descended upon New York City and the Pentagon. It is my generation’s JFK assassination and no matter how much time passes, it will remain indelibly impressed upon my memory. I remember where I was when we got the news and I spent most… More 9/11
Using the random number generator at Random.org, I’ve chosen the winner. And that person is… Doug! Doug left the most comments, so I guess it’s no surprise, but nevertheless–congrats, Doug! Email me your mailing address and I’ll send it out right away! Thanks to everyone for participating and stay tuned–I’ll have another volume to giveaway in… More Book Giveaway Winner
Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity, Vol. 2: De–H Hendrickson | Amazon | CBD Many thanks to the kind folks at Hendrickson for this review copy! Along with an abundance of Bible translations available to the English-speaking world, we also have a wealth of resources and tools with which to study the… More Book Review: Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity
I’m reading through Bart Ehrman’s NT introduction (now in it’s sixth edition) and it’s mostly enjoyable. Ehrman needs no introduction, especially to students of biblical studies. He’s made a name for himself through his numerous popular-level books on various aspects of early Christian history and in the process has amassed a loyal fan base as… More Skeptics and Biblical Studies
One last reminder that my giveaway of Hendrickson’s Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Volume 2, De–H ENDS TONIGHT! If you haven’t yet entered or want to give yourself a few more chances to win, GO HERE and leave a comment about anything you wish. If you shared on social media, leave… More Book Giveaway Ends Today!
Ben Witherington had this to say about the final cosmic battle in Revelation: There is such a strong stress on God’s control over the final eschatological situation in apocalyptic literature that when in fact one gets to the final showdown, it turns out not to be a battle between human forces, which we might call… More The Final Battle