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1 Kings 3:15-4:1

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Trump Inauguration’s Bible Reading Is Not in Your Bible   1 year ago · View

    Thumbnail Why it’s good for Protestants to hear from the Apocrypha. When Cardinal Timothy Dolan moved to the podium to pray at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, his prayer may have struck you as oddly familiar. The passage he prayed from is very similar to Solomon’s prayer for wisdom in 1 Kings 3. But, it’s not the version Protestant Christians […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: When God Fights Idolatry with Unconventional Weapons   1 year, 1 month ago · View

    Thumbnail A better way to read the bizarre story of Elisha and the bears. Three times last year I asked a Christian audience this question: Which story in Scripture bothers you most? There are numerous candidates—the flood, the destruction of Sodom, the Passover, the conquest of Canaan—most involving large numbers of people being killed. But each time, I […]