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Book Review: Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook

Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook by Mark Reasoner Fortress | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Fortress Press for this review copy! I received this copy free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review. In the field of biblical studies, recent years have seen a resurgence of titles concerning one element… Continue reading Book Review: Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook

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Paul’s Revelation

I was reading/translating through Galatians this morning and I happened upon this little grammatical ambiguity in 1:12. οὐδὲ γὰρ ἐγὼ παρὰ ἀνθρώπου παρέλαβον αὐτὸ οὔτε ἐδιδάχθην, ἀλλὰ διʼ ἀποκαλύψεως Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ. The phrase in question is διʼ ἀποκαλύψεως Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ. Does Paul mean that he received the gospel at his conversion on the road to Damascus… Continue reading Paul’s Revelation

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Book Review: Interpreting the General Letters

Interpreting the General Letters: An Exegetical Handbook by Herbert W. Bateman IV. Kregel | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Kregel for this review copy! I received this book free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review. Everyone who opens the Scriptures to read will invariably read the text in light… Continue reading Book Review: Interpreting the General Letters

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Book Review: Charts on the Life, Letters, and Theology of Paul

Charts on the Life, Letters, and Theology of Paul by Lars Kierspel Kregel | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Kregel for this review copy, which I received free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review. For many readers in the fields of theology and biblical studies, the juxtaposition of “charts”… Continue reading Book Review: Charts on the Life, Letters, and Theology of Paul