Daily Archives: June 27, 2008

I'm Going Back to My Snapshots!

This post is especially for Nick.  Since my blog and many of the blogs I frequent don’t have “email notification” for a person commenting, I’ve found snapshots to be an asset, contra Nick.   Snapshots Trigger the Memory, Nick: When I put my … Continue reading

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Does anyone own This Set: Early Christian Greek & Latin Literature: A Literary History, 2 Volumes?

Every Friday through Monday Christian Book Distributors run this special where the prices of books are dramatically reduced. This is what I found this weekend, normally sold at $99.95 but is now $14.99: Early Christian Greek & Latin Literature: A … Continue reading

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Did Job Believe in the Resurrection of the Dead?

Over the years I’ve heard preachers and others say that a belief in the resurrection of the dead was somewhat of a foreign notion to the OT people. But Job 19:25-27 seems to point in another direction: I know that … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies, Eschatology, Old Testament Studies | 6 Comments

On Average, How Many Books do you Read A Year?

For several years now I’ve been reading 15-20 books a year on average. I tend to read in themes. For a few months I may read several titles on Paul, and so on. This year I’ve not be reading as … Continue reading