Daily Archives: June 25, 2018

As Your Soul Prospers…

As someone who is particularly fond of the Gospel of 3 John [1], it is little surprise that I was pleased when yesterday’s sermon began with a discussion of John’s greeting to Gaias in 3 John :1-4:  “The Elder, To the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Atlantic History: A Critical Appraisal

Atlantic History:  A Critical Appraisal, edited by Jack P. Greene and Philip D. Morgan I have long been fascinated by the world of the Atlantic.  Although I happen to live now in an area far away from that ocean in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Africa And Africans In The Making Of The Atlantic World, 1400-1800

Africa And Africans In The Making Of The Atlantic World, 1400-1800, by John Thornton This book is an example of some of the tensions that are inherent within revisionist history.  This book is an able if somewhat highly technical and … Continue reading

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