Monthly Archives: December 2017

Books I Read in 2017, and a Favorite Declared.

The Sagas of the Icelanders, c. 9th – 13th centuries. – Everyone knows of Erik the Red and Leif Erikson, but the real Viking personality is found in Egil Skallagrimson who could drink and fight with the best of men. … Continue reading

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A Comparison of Patriarch Ages in the Masoretic Text, Samaritan Pentateuch, and Septuagint.

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Buswell and Schaeffer meet Barth

[From “Geneva for the Faith; Karl Barth Questions the Truth” by J. Oliver Buswell in The Bible Today Vol. 44, No. 1, Oct. 1950.] Dr. [Douglas G.] Young knew that I had hoped to see Karl Barth, but had thought it … Continue reading

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Was there any person who attended both the Synod of Dort (1618-1619) and the Westminster Assembly (1643-1653)?

Did anyone attend both the Synod of Dort (1618-1619) and the Westminster Assembly (1643-1653), the two most important councils of the Reformation? If so, the likely place to look is among the Englishmen who attended the Synod of Dort. That … Continue reading

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