Tobit

Bible and Country Music – Tobit and “The Long Black Veil”

This doesn’t really apply to the entire book, but the ability of the person to see and know what it

Exodus

Redemption of Life – The Price of Admission in Exodus, Job, and 2 Maccabees

I found this interesting. I am currently researching substitution (hint, I don’t think Jesus was classically substituted in Galatians) for

Maccabees

Are Indulgences* Un/biblical*?

In Sunday School we are discussing Christianity by century. Right now, we are at the 10th century, about the time

Doctoral Work

Was John a theological liberal? John 19.34 and 2 Macc 15.39

This is supposed to be a tad bit ironic and/or humorous while allowing me to add something else to the

Devotional

Lady Wisdom

My beautiful and brilliant niece with hair the color of summer strawberries was five years old the first time I

Melito of Sardis

Melito of Sardis and the Book of Wisdom

A few weeks ago, I had a discussion about Melito’s canon. As we know, he was the first among the

Maccabees

1st Maccabees – The Stand – Repost 2012

Image via Wikipedia This is a repost, as are the other ones from Hanukkah. This one has been amended, however,

Maccabees

Hanukkah, biblically known as the Feast of Dedication – Repost 2012

Sun down this evening begins the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah, or Chanukah for the Jewish among us. It is a