Daily Archives: March 3, 2008

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Targuman’s Twitter Updates for 2008-03-03

Watching Banned from the Bible II on the History Channel. Let’s see which scholars I know and who were willing to be on this. # Did that Stanford scholar really imply that there was validity to the Testament of Solomon as a text dating to Solomon’s day?! # We are now on to Lilith. Always a favorite. No, not the music festival, the she-demon of the night. Do you think the Inigo Girls knew that? […]

Biblicapodcast #3 – Chris Tilling

Today I interviewed Chris Tilling of Chrisendom via Skype. He is surely known to everyone who reads this blog (especially since his blog gets 10 times the traffic of mine, thus the reason for my interviewing him, trying to buy some friends! 😉 Add me to your blogroll, please? And doesn’t that sound just a little too much like bogroll?). He is a doctoral student working on Pauline divine Christology – looking at the question […]

Beard Cap

That sounds a bit rude, but that is what they call it. It is almost a shame that winter is nearing an end (and that I can think of several dozen other things I would do with $135). But if you have facial hair or a fetish for all things mustard color, now is your chance! The Beard Cap by Vík Prjónsdóttir of Iceland.  

The latest Biblical Studies Blog Carnival is up!

Kevin has done a tremendous job wit the 27th carnival. It is a veritable midway of musings. One particular thread that I had not noticed this month was regarding translations (see below) but for the whole experience head over to Biblical Studies Blog Carnival XXVII To the right as we move down the midway is the translation booth. Zondervan posted an article by Karen H. Jobes entitled “Bible Translation as Bilingual Quotation”. They issued an […]

Lenten Devotional: The Summary of Our Call

Heb. 12.1   Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us, 2 looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of the joy that was set before him endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat […]