May 2, 2020
A very interesting article here on the scapegoat ritual of Leviticus 16 and its ancient Near Eastern parallels.My particular favorite in the article was the Neo-Assyrian frog ritual.
May 1, 2020
The free Logos Book for the Month" for May is Shalom Paul's Isaiah 40-66 commentary in the Eerdman's Critical Commentary series. You can also purchase Minor Prophets, Part 2 (FOTL) by Michael Floyd, Exodus (ECC) by Thomas Dozeman, and 1 Samuel (FOTL) by Antony campbell for $2.99, $5.99 and $9.99 respectively. While you are at it, you can register for a chance to win the 26-volume Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament and New Testament Bundle. For all these offers, go to the Logos' Free Book of Month page here.
Apr 30, 2020
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Apr 27, 2020
Yesterday, I posted a list of books recommended by Nijay Gupta related to studying the background of the New Testament. Today, I want to share a list here by Brad Cooper. Cooper's list is different in that he provides a mixture of books and other online resources.