Feb 11, 2022

Joshua and Jericho Humor

Some more humor here from the Babylon Bee.


Feb 10, 2022

An Evaluation of After Jesus Before Christianity

Michael Kruger takes on three important arguments in the recent book, After Jesus Before Christianity here. There are a number of important takeaways but for me this underscores what is at stake in discussions of Canon and pseudepigraphy.

Feb 9, 2022

Psalm 65

I am working on a commentary on the Psalms. I have decided to compile some helpful links that I discovered during my research. It includes a mix of exegetical and sermonic links. Here is what I have for Psalm 65 (in no particular order). Feel free to mention any that you find helpful in the comments section.

Analysis by C. J. Labuschagne: https://www.labuschagne.nl/ps065.pdf

William Barrick’s notes: https://drbarrick.org/files/studynotes/Psalms/Ps_065.pdf

The Fathers on Psalm 65: https://pursuingveritas.com/2019/10/08/the-fathers-on-psalm-65

Psalm 65 devotional: https://www.generations.org/devotionals/78

Feb 8, 2022

The Gospel of John Archaeologically Considered

Dave Armstrong does a pretty good job here summarizing details in the Gospel of John that can be linked to archaeological discoveries.

Feb 7, 2022

The Beatitudes in Luke 6

Careful readers of the Gospels note that there are differences between Jesus' beatitudes in Matthew 5:3-12 and Luke 6:20-23. Ian Paul has a good post discussing those differences here.