There has been quite a buzz about the recent news on the authenticity/date of the “Jesus’ Wife” fragment.
Below are are a few helpful posts on the topic and what we should make of the “Jesus’ Wife” fragment. Continue reading
There is a new standard work on Definite Atonement. From Heaven He Came and Sought Her: Definite Atonement in Historical, Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Perspective is a serious treatment on the doctrine from some of the brightest theologians in modern evangelicalism.
When I think of Definite Atonement, one passage that immediately jumps to my mind is John 6 and the Bread of Life Discourse. Matthew Harmon provides a helpful exposition of the discourse. Continue reading
In his book, The Verbal System of Biblical Aramaic: A Distributional Approach, Dr. Michael Shepherd (professor of Hebrew and OT) explains text linguistics. He recounts the development of modern linguistics starting with the milestone contributions of Ferdinand de Saussure. Continue reading