In our family, we love to surprise each other with different things all of the time. Birthdays are an especially fun time to pull out incredible surprises. 470 more words
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Baptism for What?
The most thought provoking story I know regarding baptism comes from the days when royalty used marriage as a means of establishing new alliances and when only those who were particularly high born were considered good enough as life partners for the most significant leaders. 1,669 more words
Some Reflections on the Intersection between Conventional and Digital Approaches to Scrolls Research
Over the last seventy years, Dead Sea Scrolls research has carried on in a permanent state of revolution, with new methods, technologies, and bodies of evidence overturning or qualifying old consensuses. 800 more words