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Sounding Right, Being Wrong

Thursday, September 29, 2016

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born. 351 more words

Counsel

​AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF TWO NOTABLE CORRUPTIONS OF SCRIPTURE. By Sir Isaac Newton. Part 1

***Please note that the Greek is not printed correctly, and all non-English footnotes are not included …this is basically edited and formatted for an easy, and smooth e-reader reading. 13,016 more words

Torah

The Epistle of James

Here is the Epistle of James in one post without any verses or content breaks. I did leave the chapter breaks, but they are recognizable only by the space at the end of the paragraph. 2,444 more words

Textual Criticism

The New Testament stands alone in textual reliability

For example, virtually everything we know today about Julius Caesar’s exploits in the Gallic Wars (58 to 51 BC) is derived from ten manuscript copies of Caesar’s work…

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Quotes

The Importance of Juxtaposition

Reading Literature as Literature

In between looking for work and spending time with my sons, I have been preparing to preach on Mark 3:7-12. It’s a pretty straightforward text that could be improperly/irreverently read by believers and unbelievers alike for that reason.  1,115 more words

Apologetics

Brueggemann on being Concieved in Sin

Psa 51:5 Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity, and in sin did my mother conceive me.

Walter Brueggemann writes:

c) The statement of verse 5 can be readily misunderstood .

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Textual Criticism