Daily Archives: 2007-10-16 20:28:14 GMT+0000

Paul’s basket escape from Damascus: the nonsense of the Acts narrative

Paul in 2 Corinthians informs readers that his escape from Damascus was an escape from the governor under King Aretas.

Luke in Acts informs readers that Paul’s escape from Damascus was an escape from Jews hiding in ambush at the city gates.

Pervo exposes the nonsense of Luke’s narrative and suggests why he chose to re-write 2 Corinthians the way he did. read more »

The Turning in Iraq has begun?

It’s happening at last. Iraqis are finally coming together to form a united front for American values like liberty, the right to bear arms, to rid their country of foreign influence, and terrorists too, at last.

From The Associated Press comes the report: Six Iraqi insurgent groups announce formation of a “political council” to liberate Iraq

Christian Zionism: Dispensationalism And The Roots Of Sectarian Theology

A history of Dispensational Approaches by John Scott . . . .

Christian Zionism: Dispensationalism And The Roots Of Sectarian Theology

Related blog post: Christian Zionism: Assumptions and Dehumanization