Dead Men Don’t Talk (Loud Enough)

The consensus of biblical scholars maintains that belief in a literal life-after-death for individuals developed very late in Judean religion, appearing first most definitely in Daniel 12, a text from...

Help Us Accept Each Other

Help us accept each other as Christ accepted us; teach us as sister, brother, each person to embrace. Be present, Lord, among us, and bring us to believe we are ourselves accepted and meant to love an...

There but by the Grace of Chris . . .

“For freedom Christ has set us free.” —Galatians 5.1a I will never forget the second time I read this verse. It was in Fall of 2006. I had been suspended from Johnson Bible College for… rela...

Michael Heiser: A Unique Species?

A commenter on Michael Heiser’s blog asked him what he thought of my critique of his essay on Psalm 82 and Deuteronomy 32. Here is Heiser’s response, from last night: What do I think? Hone...