Craig Keener on the “Israel of God”

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I’m reading over Craig Keener’s Galatians (NCBC; Cambridge: CUP, 2018), trademark Keener, readable and suffused with historical descriptions, lots of great remarks on the background and theological significance of the letter. Rather liked Keener’s take on the “Israel of God” in Gal 6:16: Paul

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Top 100 Christmas Worship Songs for 2018

Category: Music
Posted on November 2, 2018 With Christmas just around the corner, we have compiled a list of the top 100 Christmas worship songs for the 2018 Christmas season. This list includes all Christmas songs, old and new and are ranked by popularity.   Categories: Featured, Song Lists

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Introducing The PraiseCharts Choral Collection

Category: Music
Posted on November 2, 2018 New Worship Choir Anthems We are excited to launch the new PraiseCharts Choral Collection. Arranged by Luke Gambill, orchestrated by Dan Galbraith, these anthems give your choir a well crafted four-part choral arrangement that is still based off the original artist

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Richard Bauckham on Matthew’s Use of Luke

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Over at Alan Garrow’s blog, he has a statement from Richard Bauckham on how he changed his mind about the Synoptic Problem and came to believe that Matthew used Luke, i.e. Matthean posteriority (simultaneously annoying Q and Farrer-Goulder theorists). To me Matthew’s use of Luke had the obvious

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A Christian View of Human Identity

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The quest for human identity is a quest to know one’s self and to be known by others. Our personal identity exists in a social matrix. We perceive ourselves and we perceives others perceiving ourselves. Our sense of identity is a mixture of who we think we are and who others tell us we are.

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Praying Psalm 110

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“When I sit at your right side, your hand moves and your strength appears. At your right hand, there is youth, beauty, benediction, and the perfume of blessing. There is the dawn of love and the adornment of holiness. Draw me to the presence of your right hand. Embrace me with your left arm,

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