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Winter is coming. John 10:22-30. Renew our Lives Again.

Easter 4C fell on April 17th this year. I did not get this blog post out because I was at Camp Dogwood serving as a spiritual director for… 1,621 more words

Notes on the Book of Daniel: Chapter 11, part 1

Chapter 11:

Chapter Introduction

This chapter is stunning in the accuracy and detail of its prophecies.  In fact, it is so accurate and detailed that skeptics feel compelled to believe that it must have been written after the events it describes.  620 more words

Old Testament

Notes on the Book of Daniel: Chapter 8, Part 2

Coin of Antiochus IV Epiphanes. 

v. 14: This episode refers to Antiochus IV and his persecution of the Jews, but there are several similar episodes and periods of time mentioned in Daniel.  1,156 more words

Larry Hunt Bible Commentary

Tomb of the Maccabees may have been discovered in Israel

An archaeological dig in Israel, just west of Jerusalem, has uncovered a structure that seems to fit the description of historical accounts regarding the tomb of the Maccabees. 293 more words