Thoughts on Some New Testament Salvation Language

| January 5, 2014

I recently received a question from a reader asking me to comment about the NT phrase “born again” with respect to its relationship to “saved” language in the NT. What follows are a few thoughts. Here was the question: “My question, that I hoped you would get to in above threads, is the difference between […]

Biblical Theology, Poverty, and Social Justice, Part 7

| March 30, 2013

Time to get back to this series! Review of Earlier Part 6 It’s been a while since I posted Part 6 of this study/discussion. Hopefully by now many of you have read the two items I linked to in Part 6: “Poverty and Poor: New Testament” from Anchor Bible Dictionary “Rich and Poor” from the […]

Naked Bible Podcast Episode 008: Problem Passages and Baptism: 1 Peter 3:14-22

| May 5, 2012

The latest episode is now uploaded. It’s a podcast version of my recent post on 1 Peter 3:14-22. Technorati Tags: 1 peter 3, ark, Baptism, Enoch, flood, noah, prison, spirits

Review of Peter Enns’ Book, The Evolution of Adam

| May 4, 2012

This review of Peter Enns’ short but important book, The Evolution of Adam: What the Bible Does and Doesn’t Say about Human Origins, is getting some discussion on the web. I just finished Enns’ book, so I want to share some impressions of this review and what Enns is saying. I’ll eventually post something of […]

New Perspective on Paul: A Recent Reading Group Post

| July 9, 2011

Well, the Naked Bible Reading Group on the NPP has started up. I gave everyone a week to read Kent Yinger’s short book on it (The New Perspective on Paul: An Introduction), and posting has begun. What follows is my most recent post. I thought it might be useful to share here. —– Hopefully this […]