Daily Archives: March 5, 2019

Book Review: Ambrose Bierce’s Civil War

Ambrose Bierce’s Civil War, edited and with an introduction by William McCann, by Ambrose Bierce Having already read many of Ambrose Bierce’s civil war stories in other collections, much of this work was already familiar to me.  Those who are … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sardonic Humor Of Ambrose Bierce

The Sardonic Humor Of Ambrose Bierce, edited by George Barkin I must admit, I’m a fan of the sardonic humor of Ambrose Bierce.  Despite our very different religious worldviews, the author was a public enemy of cant and hypocrisy and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ambrose Bierce And The Death Of Kings

Ambrose Bierce And The Death Of Kings, by Oakley Hall Did you know that noted cynic and general sourpuss was the hero of a series of mystery novels set in and around San Francisco?  I didn’t either, until reading this … Continue reading

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Mysteries Of The Bible: Did The Office Of Prophetess Continue Into The New Testament Church?

Over the past few weeks or so I have written far more often than I would have liked on the question of women in the church.  Yet this particular issue seems to strike at a variety of fault lines and … Continue reading

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