Galatians

Galatians 3.28 with N.T. Wright and Philo – Neither ‘Male and Female’

Thanks to TC for the link to Wright’s sermon from which I draw this post. οὐκ ἔνι Ἰουδαῖος οὐδὲ Ἕλλην,

Scholarship

Did the Jews create Gnosticism?

Michael Byrd has started the argument, beginning with Philo.

Atheism

Rational Beings And God

If I were a nightingale, I should be singing as a nightingale; if a swan as a swan. But  as

Genesis

A Brief Survey of Creation in Genesis in 2nd Temple Judaism (3 – Seven Days)

This is a three part series. (here, here and here)

Controversial

Is the Study of Doctrine Important?

In several places in the New Testament, the Word of God is served up in culinary terms: And I, brethren,

Debate/Discussion

Hippolytus – Refutation of All Heresies, excerpts

Excerpts from Book IX Refutation of All Heresies Hippolytus 1. A lengthened conflict, then, having been maintained concerning all heresies