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Lead Codices Update

Jim Davila notes on his blog that The Economist is reporting the formation in London of a Centre for the Study of the Jordanian Lead Books. 61 more words

Enoch/Dee debate (round-up)

Dan Harms’ review of my book led to a nice and I think quite enlightening discussion on the place of Enoch in Dee’s angel conversations, and some related questions. 269 more words

Books And Journals

The Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit in Fort Worth

I have no plans to go to Texas this year, and more’s the pity, because there appears to be an above-average Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  The part of the exhibition that impresses me is the line up for the accompanying… 104 more words

Dead Sea Scrolls

happy pi day (3.14) to all fellow nerds

enjoy this!

and remember, it’s always in the numbers, even when you think it’s not. happy pi day.

HT: Jim Davila


View Jim Davila on The Waltons (1973)

Jim Davila‘s appearance on The Waltons in 1973 is available on YouTube:

“Before he became the famous biblical scholar whom we know and love today, Jim Davila was a child actor.

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Biblical Studies

Jim Davila was the Biblical Scholar up a Tree

Yes – congratulations to Loren Rosson, who was the first person to correctly guess that Professor Jim Davila was the biblical scholar (proleptically speaking) pictured up a tree… 84 more words

Biblical Studies