Ben White is an up-and-coming young scholar at The King’s College in New York City who has just published his study of 2 Corinthians with Mohr Siebeck. In the following interview, we talk about the premise of his book, Pain and Paradox in 2 Corinthians: The Transformative Function of Strength in Weakness, and its value for the academy and the church.[Read more…]
The Logos Back-to-School Sale is a great opportunity to pick up essential (and desired) resources for your library. Anybody can take advantage of this sale, whether students, faculty, or otherwise.[Read more…]
Dustin Burlet | Peace River Bible Institute
T. Desmond Alexander once stated, with respect to teaching the Old Testament, that it is “difficult to think of any other academic subject that covers such a wide range of fields. How does one do justice to all the various areas that contribute in their distinct way to our understanding and appreciation of the Bible?”1 This assertation resonates deeply with me, as few of my “classroom conundrums” have required more circumspection and pastoral sensitivity than dealing with those matters that concern science, creation, and the Bible (history, literature, and theology), particularly with respect to the first eleven chapters of Genesis.2[Read more…]
The last month has seen numerous jobs come to market in biblical studies and theology, from Oregon to Israel, Texas to South Africa. Happy hunting.[Read more…]
One of the most important decisions you can make as a scholar of the Bible after your formal studies are completed is how and where you will continue to write and research. You’ve spent years gaining specialist skills in the original languages, critical thinking, and research methods. But where will you find the resources to continue a high level of scholarly output?
Logos Academic Basic is a free version of Logos 9 that is fully functional and includes dozens of academic resources. This package is the best way to introduce yourself to the power of Logos, including its search functions, word study tools, and comprehensive guides to passages and topics in the Bible.
You don’t need a research library to do your best research. Begin building your own world-class research library in your personal areas of scholarly interest. Start with Logos Academic Basic and build from there.
Get your free version of the world’s most powerful tool for researching the Bible today.
The past month has seen an influx of new jobs into the university and seminary teaching job market, from Denmark to Phoenix, Santa Barbara to Zurich. Happy hunting.[Read more…]
By Justin Eimers
The influence of Cyprian of Carthage is felt to this day in some of the doctrines and theologies of the Roman Catholic Church on penance and church unity. Many have believed that because of this influence Protestants can take little to nothing away from what Cyprian has to say (especially since Protestantism is a schism of Roman Catholicism). However, in doing this the Protestant church cheats itself out of understanding how the church learned both how to deal with intense pressure due to persecution, as well as a working practical theology on a unified Christianity. To do this a walkthrough of Cyprian’s ministry is necessary so that his writings may be given context and in turn meaning to a modern audience that at times is grossly disinterested to it’s ancient forbearers wisdom.[Read more…]
The last month has seen new jobs come available at institutions prestigious and small, from Denmark to Canada, Korea to England. Happy hunting.[Read more…]