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Book Recommendation: The Gospel of the Lord

Book Recommendation by Garrett Best

Bird, Michael. The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2014). 723 more words

Abdul M. Saadi: Moshe Bar Kepha’s Ninth-Century Commentary on Luke

On March 4, 2015, Professor Abdul M. Saadi (Baylor University) presented a lecture on 9th-century Syriac Exegete and Apologist Moshe Bar Kepha’s Commentary on Luke. The lecture was given at the Armstrong Browning Library- Cox Lecture Hall, Baylor University. 197 more words

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Always coming Home.

In the middle of an argument Oliver Cromwell is reputed to have said, “I beseech you in the bowels of Christ, think it possible that you may be mistaken.” In classical Greek, the word for bowels was ‘splagchnon’ and it appears in the New Testament only in the plural form. 728 more words

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Lesson Six - The Gospels

LESSON 6  – NEW TESTAMENT                                                                                                                      

THE GOSPELS AND ACTS

INTRODUCTION

During the 400 years between the last book of the Old Testament and the New Testament there are historical records of this period of history but they were not included in the canon of Scripture because they were not recognised as inspired. 1,440 more words

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Amy-Jill Levine: Who Did They Say He Was? Jesus in Text and Context

Professor Amy-Jill Levine (Vanderbilt University) delivered the lecture, “Who Did They Say He Was? Jesus in Text and Context” at Westminster Town Hall, Minneapolis, on March 31, 2015. 23 more words

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After years of reading the Gospels and the full canon of Scripture, here is, very simply, what I learned about Jesus and the ladies: he loves us. – Jesus Feminist, Sarah Bessey

Book Quotes

John 13:22-25 (The One Jesus Loved)

The disciples looked at each other, wondering whom he could mean. The disciple Jesus loved was sitting next to Jesus at the table. Simon Peter motioned to him to ask, “Who’s he talking about?” So that disciple leaned over to Jesus and asked, “Lord, who is it?” (John 13:22-25) 661 more words

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