Monthly Archives: April 2021

The Historical Blessedness and Present (and Future) Irrelevance of Jewishness

Rom. 3:1-2:“What advantage then hath the Jew? or what profit is there ofcircumcision?Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committedthe oracles of God.” Rom. 10:12-13:“For there is no difference between the Jew and the Greek: for thesame Lord … Continue reading

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All Israel will be Saved: Romans 11:26

Did you catch the misquote in the title? No? Just wait, we will get to that. This passage is one of the most (deservedly) famous of verses in the Bible. I don’t know how many sermons I have heard, books … Continue reading

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Job’s Resurrection Verse: Job 19:25-26

What does Job actually “know” here?It is different from what many today say He knows.“For I know that my redeemer lives, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth: And though after my skin worms destroy … Continue reading

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BAGD has BAGGAGE – like all of us!

The following is my response to someone else taking polite issue to my article on Katargeo. The gist of it was that the justly-respected BAGD more or less allows for the greater variance of meanings for katargeo than I argued … Continue reading

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Dangerous Devices

“Robert Colville, author of a new book on the increasing speed of modern life, The Great Acceleration, refers to people’s behaviour with mobile devices as less multitasking than hummingbird-like.”Excerpted from the “Technology Slaves”. The author goes on to put this … Continue reading

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