Tuesday, February 25, 2014
On reading Philo,
Legatio ad Gaium
This week I read Kenneth Schenck's magnificent little primer to Philo, A Brief Guide to Philo (Westminster John Knox, 2005), which has ...
Monday, January 27, 2014
Greg Monette on the criterion of embarrassment
Greg Monette has raised some helpful questions about the criterion of embarrassment and especially my essay in Chris Keith and Anthony Le Do...
Sunday, October 06, 2013
I mentioned earlier that I've started reading Richard Beck's, book, Unclean: Meditations on Purity, Hospitality, and Mortality (Wi...
Sunday, September 29, 2013
At the recommendation of a colleague, I've started reading Richard Beck's book, Unclean: Meditations on Purity, Hospitality, and M...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
teaching and research: resisting the tyranny of either/or
Over at PEJE IESOUS, Christopher Skinner has linked to a very good reflection piece from Inside Higher Ed on the challenges (and methods)...
Sunday, September 15, 2013
in this river, swimming, nearly drowning
These are hard days. They're good days; don't get me wrong. But I find myself in a season of my faith where I am especially aware o...
Sunday, January 27, 2013
The Shack, pt. I
This is not an academic post. If you read Verily Verily for the scholarly things I write—if you'...
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