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

Book Giveaway Winner

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

Book Review: Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity

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

The Final Battle

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