Joshua Wrote the Battle of Jericho

Matthew Flannagan is apparently a glutton for punishment. He’s certainly an accomplished straw-man artist. But what else is new? In my review of Copan’s book, I critiqued Copan for stating...

Mr. Jones and Me

Believe in me ‘Cause I don’t believe in anything -Counting Crows I like to think of myself as a fun guy. I crack jokes, I’m easygoing. And I’m not just fun, but funny as well: ...

Santa Fe

“So, forgive me for not remembering this,” Ruthie said to me — my friends Ben and Ruthie live in Cincinnati and I had a chance to visit recently — “but you teach…?&...

jesus was guilty

  Jesus was not an innocent man. As a matter of fact, the Son of God was profoundly guilty of the crimes for which the Romans executed him. He consistently appropriated titles of divinity reserve...

Toward a More Biblical Aesthetic

Here’s an excerpt from a great article by Timothy Beal: We don’t know, and will never know, many details about the history of the development of biblical literature. No doubt there have be...