April 24, 2018

The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton, Part 1- Proposition 2

The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton, Part 1- Proposition 2 We are blogging through the book: The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton.  Today we will look at […]

The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton, Part 1- Proposition 1

The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton, Part 1- Proposition 1 I am going to blog through the book: The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton.  Walton has two […]

Miracles and Science, Part 4 by Ard Louis

Miracles and Science, Part 4 by Ard Louis We are continuing our reflections on Miracles and Science based on a series of blog posts by Ard Louis of BioLogos.  The blog posts can be found on the BioLogos web site archives here .  The blog posts are based on a scholarly essay Louis did for […]

Miracles and Science, Part 3 by Ard Louis

Miracles and Science, Part 3 by Ard Louis We are continuing our reflections on Miracles and Science based on a series of blog posts by Ard Louis of BioLogos.  The blog posts can be found on the BioLogos web site archives here.   The blog posts are based on a scholarly essay Louis did for BioLogos […]

Miracles and Science, Part 2 by Ard Louis

Miracles and Science, Part 2 by Ard Louis We are continuing our reflections on Miracles and Science based on a series of blog posts by Ard Louis of BioLogos.  The blog posts can be found on the BioLogos web site archives here.  The blog posts are based on a scholarly essay Louis did for BioLogos […]

Miracles and Science, Part 1 by Ard Louis

Miracles and Science, Part 1 by Ard Louis I would like to begin a reflection on a series of blog posts from BioLogos board member and writer Ard Louis on the subject of miracles.  The blog posts can be found on the BioLogos web site archives here.  The blog posts are based on a scholarly […]

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible- by John Polkinghorne, Chapter 10- Profundity

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible– by John Polkinghorne Chapter 10- Profundity In this last chapter Polkinghorne desires to look at three New Testament passages he feels are of great profundity.  He wants to explore their depth by looking at them from the viewpoint of a scientist who, as he says, “wishes to locate […]

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible- by John Polkinghorne, Chapter 9- Other New Testament Writings

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible– by John Polkinghorne Chapter 9- Other New Testament Writings Polkinghorne notes there are ten other books in the New Testament, but he is only going to highlight a few of them.  The first is Acts.  Its opening verses addresses someone called Theophilus.  Since the name means “lover of […]

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible- by John Polkinghorne, Chapter 8- The Pauline Writings

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible– by John Polkinghorne Chapter 8- The Pauline Writings The earliest New Testament writings are the epistles of the apostle Paul.  First Thessalonians is considered to be the first epistle written about the year 50.  Polkinghorne points out that within 20 years of the crucifixion and resurrection Jesus was […]

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible- by John Polkinghorne, Chapter 7- Cross and Resurrection

Testing Scripture: A Scientist Explores the Bible — by John Polkinghorne Chapter 7- Cross and Resurrection Polkinghorne begins this chapter by observing that all the Gospels are in the active voice in the course of Jesus’ public ministry.  This relates to his authoritative words and powerful deeds.  However, when the narratives reach the final week […]