Tags : New Testament

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Feb

Q&A – Why Do Some Christians Have Longer/Shorter Bibles?

Question: AH! I just discovered that some Christian groups have more/fewer books in their Bible, and now I’m afraid I can’t believe anything anymore! What do I do? Short Answer: DON’T PANIC! We all agree about the New Testament. In the Old Testament … it’s complicated, but the positions are all reasonable.

30

Nov

Coming in January: Biblical Greek 1

Bite-Sized Exegesis is now offering Biblical Greek, starting Thursday, January 3, 2017. Biblical Greek 1 will last 15 weeks (through April 18). Greek 1 will cover the first third or so of our textbook, and is intended to be followed by Greek 2 and Greek 3. If you are in the Houston area and have always wanted to be able to read the New Testament in its original language, or if you took Greek a long time ago and would like to brush up, now is the time to do it. Make next year a pivotal year in your Bible study by taking it to the next level and learning Greek!

30

Nov

Biblical Greek 1 (Winter-Spring 2017)

  • January 3, 2017 - April 18, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bite-Sized Exegesis is pleased to begin offering Biblical Greek 1. If you’ve always wanted to read the New Testament in its original language, or if you took Greek back in Bible college or seminary and just want to brush up, this is the course for you.

11

Mar

Note: This review also appears in the Reviews of Biblical and Early Christian Studies (http://rbecs.org). Check out this site for lots of book reviews by PhD candidates and early career scholars in the areas of biblical studies and patristics. Eryl W. Davies. Biblical Criticism: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: Bloomsbury, 2013. ISBN: 978-0-567-01306-4. I'd…

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Feb

Jesus of Nazareth: From the Baptism in the Jordan to the Transfiguration (Doubleday, 2007) is the first of a trilogy of books written by Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI about the life and teachings of Jesus. The third and final volume of the series, Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives, was published in 2012. While I’ve…