Should I study the Bible in original Hebrew and Greek? — Christian Today


Many people who move in the gifts of teaching, exhortation and knowledge love to read the Bible for all its worth and get excited about the careful study of the Bible in its original language. Should everyone follow and read the Bible the same way? via Should I study the Bible in original Hebrew and Greek? —Continue reading “Should I study the Bible in original Hebrew and Greek? — Christian Today”

Biblical Studies Carnival–January 2015


Hi there ladies and gentlemen, this truly is a baptism of fire for me hosting my first carnival while working thru my inexperience with WordPress and not acquiring the computer skills that most people posses. I want to thank Dr. Phil Long for following up regarding hosting a carnival, and what a month to start!Continue reading “Biblical Studies Carnival–January 2015”

Book Review–Pauline Perspectives–By N.T. Wright #SNRTG


This will be my second and final review of this volume. The first review (dated 11/16/14 on this blog) is where Chapter 4 was highlighted. In the first review I neglected to say that this volume (as most probably already know) Pauline Perspectives is a companion volume to Paul and the Faithfulness of God. This review includesContinue reading “Book Review–Pauline Perspectives–By N.T. Wright #SNRTG”

Book Review–Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The New Testament–By David A Sanchez, Margaret Aymer & Cynthia Briggs Kittredge #SNRTG


I’d like to thank Fortress Press for providing a digital review copy of the commentary. I received both the Old & New Testament Commentaries close to 30 days ago and love the scholarship. I will be publishing a review of the Old Testament Commentary separately. The editors are: Margaret Aymer is associate professor of NewContinue reading “Book Review–Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The New Testament–By David A Sanchez, Margaret Aymer & Cynthia Briggs Kittredge #SNRTG”

Book Review–A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible–By John J. Collins #SNRTG


I’d like to thank the folks at Fortress Press for providing a digital review copy of this volume. This 2nd addition has been updated and improved with respect to the first volume. As, Dr. Collins mentions in the preface, the bibliography is updated with only minor changes to the text. He also updated his analysisContinue reading “Book Review–A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible–By John J. Collins #SNRTG”

Book Review–Paul: Apostle to the Nations: An Introduction–By Walter F. Taylor Jr. #SNRTG


Again I would like to thank the folks at Fortress Press for providing a digital review copy of the volume. Like the title of the book suggests this is an introduction about Paul and his ministry. This 300 plus (Kindle page) book has the novice in mind and does provide an excellent platform. The authorContinue reading “Book Review–Paul: Apostle to the Nations: An Introduction–By Walter F. Taylor Jr. #SNRTG”

Book Review–The Vine and the Son Man–By Andrew Street–#SNRTG


I’d like to thank the dear folks at Fortress Press for providing a digital review copy of this volume. I haven’t read the entire book up to this point, but I can say that the body of work in this volume has the backdrop of Second Temple Judaism with all of it’s complexities woven intoContinue reading “Book Review–The Vine and the Son Man–By Andrew Street–#SNRTG”