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Form and Wisdom

Some scholars have questioned the value of the genre of Wisdom. They argue that seeing Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Job as part of a wider genre within the Hebrew Bible or within the Ancient Near East is just the unhelpful imposition of a modern genre. 714 more words


Petulia and Leopold - Fair Is My Love by Edwin Austin Abbey

Sat in the shadow of a tree, Petulia sings a melody. Her voice isn’t fair but her intentions are pure. Her face is not the prettiest but her heart is good. 223 more words


I Need Words: Repairing the Shorted Cable Between Brain and Paper

I promised you all a list post today about frustrating moments when you adopt a kitten. Yet, as I tried to write it, I kept getting hung up on one frustrating moment that happened this week. 715 more words


Telling the Pioneer Story by Including Untold Stories

By Mandy Cole, Linn County Historical Museum and Gwen Carr, Oregon Black Pioneers

For many years at the Linn County Historical Museum (LCHM) in Brownsville, Oregon, we have told the story of westward expansion and Oregon Trail migrations exclusively from the Euro-American experience. 369 more words

Intro to Me

Dreams are an interesting topic in group discussions, if they ever become such, because no one has any real concrete proof of their importance, what they mean or what to even make of the fact that they exist, but we can all agree we have had them. 232 more words

Dream Interpretation

Review of Deuteronomy and the Meaning of Monotheism

Nathan MacDonald. Deuteronomy and the Meaning of “Monotheism.” 2d ed. Forschungen zum Alten Testament 2. Reihe 1. Edited by Bernd Janowski, Mark S. Smith, and Hermann Spieckermann. 752 more words