SBL draws nigh

…so I need some guidance from you more experienced SBLers. I am going to try and pack as lightly as possible, but what do you all bring with you? Besides clothes and toiletries, do you really need anything else if you aren’t presenting? I’m 6’5″ tall–where should I try and sit on the plane? I… More SBL draws nigh

I’m still here…

but have been consumed with preparing for exams, which I will take next month. What a load will be off once that’s passed! In the meantime, I may come up with something worthwhile to say. Αυτω η δοξα

One Year Ago

It was exactly one year ago that we faced the most trying time of our lives. Our daughter, Leah, had a massive tumor removed from her abdomen. I’ll forego the details here, but suffice it to say that week of waiting, tests, scans, surgery, recovery, and simply not knowing were beyond nerve wracking. We prayed,… More One Year Ago

Religion in the Roman Empire – A New Mohr Siebeck Journal (Gupta)

Originally posted on Crux Sola:
At SBL I noticed that Mohr Siebeck was launching a new journal called Religion in the Roman World (3 issues per year). The editorial board looks well qualified. The price of the journal seems quite reasonable too, so kudos to Mohr Siebeck for thinking of professors and libraries with meagre book…

Twenty Years Ago

It’s hard to believe that it’s been twenty years–twenty years since I trusted Christ for salvation. I still remember the events/circumstances that led up to that decision with great clarity. The sense I got that God was drawing me to Himself was virtually palpable–not a physical feeling necessarily, but a very real and very strong… More Twenty Years Ago