Oct 13, 2012

Free Jerusalem PowerPoints

This has apparently been available for some time, but the Nelson Glueck School of Biblical Archaeology has some free PowerPoint presentations related to Jerusalem here.

Oct 12, 2012

Resources for Preaching the Old Testament

The Westminster Bookstore is now offering two well-known volumes related to preaching the Old Testament at a 50% discount.

1. Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scripture by Grame Goldsworthy at $12.50.

2. Preaching Christ from the Old Testament: A Contemporary Hermeneutical Method by Sidney Greidanus at $16.

Oct 11, 2012

Rasmussen on the Tomb of Annas

Carl Rasmussen has two interesting posts with pictures, here and here, of the possible tomb of the high priest Annas (AD 6-15). Annas is mentioned in Luke 3:2; John 18:13, 24, Acts 4:6.

Oct 10, 2012

Isaiah 53

You can watch a twenty-five minute segment of The Mysterious Prophecy of Isaiah 53, a video featuring Darrell Bock, Walt Kaiser. Michael Brown, Michael Rydelnik here.

Oct 9, 2012

Wallace on Fifteen Myths about Bible Translation

Dan Wallace has posted on "Fifteen Myths about Bible Translation" here.

Oct 8, 2012

The Council of Chalcedon

On October 8, AD 451, one of the most significant church councils were convened in Chalcedon. You can read more about it here.

Oct 7, 2012

A Third Temple in Jerusalem?

Haaretz has an interesting article ("Following the dream of a Third Temple in Jerusalem") on the dream of some Israelis to build the third temple. I am not sure how long the article will be available, but you can currently access it here.