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Book Review: A Survey of the Old Testament, 3rd Edition

A Survey of the Old Testament by Andrew Hill and John H. Walton Zondervan | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Zondervan for this review copy! This book is now five years old, and though I’ve not had it quite that long, this review has been in the works for a while.… Continue reading Book Review: A Survey of the Old Testament, 3rd Edition

Biblical Studies · Greco-Roman World · Judaism · New Testament

Blogging through The Lost World of Scripture: Part 2, Proposition 5

Moving into part two, the discussion now turns the means of communication in the New Testament era. Brent Sandy takes the wheel and begins with proposition five—much of the literature of the Greco-Roman world retained elements of a hearing-dominant culture. I appreciate the assertive tone that Sandy takes from the outset, e.g., “Divine truth is… Continue reading Blogging through The Lost World of Scripture: Part 2, Proposition 5

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Book Review: When God Spoke Greek

When God Spoke Greek: The Septuagint and the Making of the Christian Bible by Timothy Michael Law Oxford University Press | Amazon | CBD When God Spoke Greek: The Septuagint and the Making of the Christian Bible by Timothy Michael Law Many thanks to the kind folks at Oxford University Press for this review copy. I… Continue reading Book Review: When God Spoke Greek

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Blogging through The Lost World of Scripture

This blog (obviously!) has been rather sparse in terms of new content over the last year or more. Life is busy with family, work, and school, and any down time is usually gobbled up by some other necessary chore (ask our DVR!). However, I’ve given some thought to doing something I’ve not done before–blogging through a… Continue reading Blogging through The Lost World of Scripture