Category Archives: Interpretation

Eschatology Begins Here

Eschatology Begins Here is a post by Scot McKnight at the Jesus Creed blog.  Scot is referencing N. T. Wright’s book Paul and the Faithfulness of God. Tom Wright and Scot McKnight are correct to see eschatology as centered and anchored in … Continue reading

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Blessed are the meek according to Peter Liethart

Blessed are the meek (150-word post from Peter Liethart at First Things blog).

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Septuagint as Targum: Use of the Septuagint in Hebrews 10:5 by Kevin D. Johnson

Septuagint as Targum: Use of the Septuagint in Hebrews 10:5  [Editorial note: as of August 23, 2014, this link is no longer being supported by the publisher.] This is a scholarly article of 2,100 words, which includes footnotes and a bibliography. … Continue reading

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How Do Eastern And Western Religions Differ? – Win Corduan on The One-Minute Apologist

What distinguishes Judaism and Christianity on the one hand from, say, Buddhism and Hinduism on the other?  It is the formers’ reliance on history and the latters’ detachment from it. Thus those Christians who want to say that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Five proofs that the Old Testament is not mythology by Joel Furches

This is an excellent and substantive article, which begins: While far from universally accepted, even the most strident critic must admit that the Christian New Testament has a great deal of historical relevance. It is correlated in numerous areas by … Continue reading

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“The Bible Among Myths” by John Oswalt Shows the Bible Is Not Myth

This book review is by G. Kyle Essary of the Apologetics 315 web site.   While John Walton and others have argued that Genesis was a reaction to ANE myths, Oswalt makes clear that Genesis was much more than that. … Continue reading

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Christmas Story Timeline Visualization | Bible Gateway Blog

This chart helps sort out a chronology for the various events occurring in the early life of Jesus. Christmas Story Timeline Visualization | Bible Gateway Blog.

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Peter J. Williams Lectures on the Historical Reliability of the Gospel Narratives

Peter J. Williams lectures on the historical reliability of the gospel narratives | Wintery Knight. I have previously linked to this lecture by Peter Williams.  Nevertheless I’m posting this link to Wintery Knight as well because it adds a link … Continue reading

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Bible translations reach nearly 5 billion worldwide; Bible is more accessible now than at anytime in history

Bible translations reach nearly 5 billion worldwide – Orlando Sentinel. Bible Is More Accessible Now Than Anytime in History -Christian Post

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Psalms Where God Is Called the King

These are psalms wherein God or the Lord is referred to as King.  An example would be “You are my King, O God” (Psalm 44:4) or “The Lord is King forever and ever” (Psalm 10:16).  In addition to the psalm … Continue reading

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