As I mentioned in a post a while back, I’m totally intrigued with the whole Bigfoot phenomenon. I blame it on my uncle, who showed me The Legend of Boggy Creek when I was a kid, and ever since I’ve been fascinated by this cryptid. It shouldn’t be a surprise, then, that I’m a big… More Jesus and…Bigfoot?
The Good Shepherd: A Thousand-Year Journey from Psalm 23 to the New Testament by Kenneth E. Bailey IVP | Amazon | CBD Many thanks to the always-generous folks at IVP for this review copy. The Good Shepherd: A Thousand-Year Journey from Psalm 23 to the New Testament by Kenneth E. Bailey When I took the… More Book Review: The Good Shepherd
I’ve been studying and reading Greek for a number of years now. Ironically, when I first started with Greek, I didn’t like it at all. I’m not quite sure why, but my first semester was not terribly enjoyable. Nevertheless, I persevered. Once I got into more intermediate and advanced studies and began to actually deal… More Reading Greek (or any language)
I managed to receive an extra copy of Hendrickson’s recent Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Volume 2, De–H, so naturally I thought I’d host a book giveaway. Earning a chance to win will be simple–one entry per comment below. There’s no limit to the number of comments you may leave–stack the… More Book Giveaway!
In the beginning of the Bible, the book of Genesis, God overcomes chaos by bringing order to creation. At the end of the Scriptures, in John’s Apocalypse, God defeats chaos and evil in the figures of Satan and the dragon, which were both representatives of chaos and evil in the world. So it would seem… More The Story of Scripture
I’ve seriously considered changing the name of this blog. I’ve been toying with it for a while and, obviously, to this point I’ve not gone through with it. Part of my hesitation is logisitics and even though WordPress has been awesome and I am certain migrating everything to another blog address (still with WordPress) is… More Name Change?
ESV Clarion Reference Edition published by Cambridge University Press Cambridge University Press | Amazon | CBD I received this jewel of a bible from the generous folks at Cambridge University Press! This time, it’s the Clarion Reference Edition in the ESV translation. When it comes to bibles, at least for me, there are two primary components—the… More Bible Review: ESV Clarion Reference Edition