Daily Archives: 2007-10-21 15:33:05 GMT+0000

mr military “what’s a judge?” vs ms civilian “swiss bank account”

An Asian perspective on Bhutto’s return to Pakistan: Bhutto bombing kicks off war on US plan

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The anti-marcionite, catholicizing Peter-Paul equivalence in Galatians

The passage in Galatians (2:7-8) that civilly explains how Paul and Peter were each separate but equal apostles, the former preaching the gospel to the gentiles and the latter to the Jews, is evidently a second century catholicizing attempt to re-write history and bring the two apostles into the same “orthodox” fold. The idea of separate apostleships and gospels for the Jewish and Gentile worlds was unknown till the second century. It is certainly foreign to the thought of Paul found in the rest of his correspondence. read more »