Resources for those Interested in the Bible as History
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Resources for New Scholars “Those who undertake to write histories, do not, I perceive, take that trouble on one and the same account, but for many reasons, and those such as are very different one from another.” — Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews 1.1 (trans. Whiston). Subscribe below to get notified when I post new… Read more
Historical Notes on the Gospel of Mark 15
24th March 2023 Today’s passage is Mark 6:7-44 Today’s special guest is Dr Alan Cadwallader, who is a specialist on early Christianity in the Lycus Valley – think Colossians – and the Gospel of Mark. He has interests in how economics and numismatics can inform our reading of the New Testament. We talked about the… Read more
Historical Notes on the Gospel of Mark 14
10th March 2023 Today’s Passage Mark 3:7–34 Excerpt Mark 3:7–21 (NIV) “Jesus withdrew with his disciples to the lake, and a large crowd from Galilee followed. 8 When they heard about all he was doing, many people came to him from Judea, Jerusalem, Idumea, and the regions across the Jordan and around Tyre and Sidon. 9 Because… Read more
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