Jim, as he usually does, has a bit of fun at my expense. That’s okay. I destroy him most days.
It involved this picture:
We all get it. Ha. Ha.
But, notice Jim’s comments. “Look carefully.” “Joel Watts.” “1830.”
Then, I get up this morning and see this (friendly alerted) on Brill’s facebook page:
It comes from Brill History’s facebook page:
Dang… that’s funny. Except…
The 1830 Joel Watts (or as we call him, the 27th Joel Watts), did not write a book on Zwingli (thank God).
Rather, this preface comes from a different book by a different author on a different non-Zwingli subject:
Notice Brill History’s comments.
“Read carefully.” “Joel Watts.” “1830.”
I would assume they derived “Zwingli’s Letters and Treatises” from the name of the blog, although I would not call Jim’s series of “Answering your Letters” the same thing as “Letters and Treatises.”
Internet memes are fun, aren’t they?