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Elizabeth daughter of Aaron

Luke began his birth story for Mary with a birth story for “Elizabeth daughter of Aaron” ¬†meaning a daughter of a High Priestly House if not the High Priest himself. 1,113 more words


Two Articles on the Historical Jesus

For those interested:

– Joan E. Taylor has written an article titled “What did Jesus look like?” for ASOR. Now, you have to register to read the whole thing, but it is free, and ASOR has good stuff. 115 more words

Historical Jesus

Professor explains how his study of the historical Jesus made him leave atheism

Dr. Michael F. Bird has a great article in Christianity Today. I’ve featured his debates with atheist historican James Crossley on this blog before, and I have the book they co-wrote. 1,076 more words


Today's Scripture - April 15, 2015

John 1:1-3 (NIV): In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. 812 more words

Scripture Meditations

Sacred Name

I was asked to comment on a Facebook post last night by a friend and fellow elder. The topic of the post was Jesus’ name. The writer said that the reason people aren’t seeing results to their prayers is because they’ve been calling on the wrong name. 488 more words


I Need Your Help!

As many of you know,¬†earlier this year I was admitted to Yale Divinity School’s Master of Arts in Religion with concentration in Bible program. I applied to this program and others to further prepare myself in graduate studies before I set off to hopefully achieve a PhD in the study of the New Testament and Christian origins. 403 more words

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