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Call for Proposals Society of Biblical Literature National Conference 2015

Teaching is a core activity of the Biblical Studies professors.  We are interested in learning from your experiences.  I’m the chair of the SBL section Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies and we are sponsoring four session in 2015.    29 more words

1. Intro to this series: Biblical Studies

Biblical studies applies history, literary criticism, archaeology, and social sciences to Jewish and Christian writings. It is an academic approach to studying the bible. Study of the Bible encompasses a diverse range of subjects, but we will chose to focus on the writings of the New Testament. 494 more words

Biblical Studies

Friday, December 19, 2014

“Love… does not insist on its own way”

(1 Corinthians 13:4–5 ESV)

There is a part of the Christmas story that we often don’t consider or reflect upon, even though it is right at the heart of the story. 353 more words



Well, I’m headed out of town until Dec 23 and you won’t be hearing from me because I will have very limited internet access. You’ll hear from me soon after the 23rd!


Biblical Studies

BBC - Apple 'Failing to Protect Chinese Factory Workers'

As the Christmas season descends upon us and as we rush to purchase the newest offerings from Apple (I have a MacBook Air and an iPhone, iPad and iPod) we should consider who actually makes these products and at what cost. 362 more words

Social Justice

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Read Matthew 1:24-25

It’s not always easy to obey, is it? Sometimes your parents ask you to do something that you really don’t want to do. 270 more words