Changes in the Look of the Naked Bible and My Homepage

| March 20, 2014

Those of you who have gone to my homepage in the last day or two have already noticed the changes, but I need to make an official announcement. For the past year a professional designer has taken my site on as a gratis project (Joseph Fioramonti of POSTMORTAL Design). He’s streamlined the site and blogs on […]

New Open Access Resource: Journal of Inductive Biblical Studies

| March 15, 2014

I just came across this new journal. It’s rationale is as follows: The Journal of Inductive Biblical Studies intends to promote the hermeneutical approach to the study of the Scriptures generally known as Inductive Biblical Studies. By Inductive Biblical Study (IBS) we mean the hermeneutical movement initiated by William Rainey Harper and Wilbert Webster White […]

Interesting New Website: Biblical Studies Online

| January 24, 2014

This new effort looks very worthwhile. It’s goal is simple: “The goal of Biblical Studies Online is to provide both biblical scholars and the interested wider public with ease of access to quality biblical scholarship, as it comes available online.” Check it out! Technorati Tags: biblical, online, resources, scholarship, studies

Drug Gangs and Academia: Too Close for Comfort

| January 7, 2014

This is a bit off the normal beaten path of Naked Bible, but this essay (courtesy of Alexandre Afonso’s blog and a James McGrath tweet) is too good to pass by — and all too true: “How Academia Resembles a Drug Gang.” The article is about how the economics and job prospects of PhDs bears […]

Naked Bible Annual Statistics Report

| January 1, 2014

Time for the annual review of how this blog did for the year. Of my three blogs, this one is in the middle for traffic (a bit behind PaleoBabble). This year 190,378 people visited this blog. All time (a little over five years’ running) there have been 631 posts to date at a word count […]