Daily Archives: November 8, 2019

Accuser Of The Flawed Faithful:  Satan In Zechariah 3

Although it has been mentioned a few times already, it is helpful to remember that Satan is not a personal name but refers to Satan’s role as an accuser, particularly of the faithful.  And though it is a relatively obscure … Continue reading

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On The Acquisition Of A Nickname:  Baal-Zebub In 2 Kings 1

At first, glance, the appearance of Baal-Zebub in 2 Kings 1 does not appear to immediately be about Satan.  Baal-Zebub, which is translated as Lord of the Flies and serves as a title, again, rather than a personal name, happened … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Dream About Lightning Bugs

A Dream About Lightning Bugs:  A Life Of Music And Cheap Lessons, by Ben Folds From at least high school I have been somewhat fond of the music of Ben Folds, whether it has been with his pop-rock trio Ben … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Simpsons’ Beloved Springfield

The Simpsons’ Beloved Springfield:  Essays On The TV Series And Town That Are Part Of Us All, edited by Karma Waltonen and Denise DuVernay This is one of the worst collections of pop culture essays I have ever read, if … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sounds Like Me

Sounds Like Me:  My Life (So Far) In Song, by Sara Bareilles I must admit that while I occasionally like some of her music that I did not know a great deal about the life of the author.  And while … Continue reading

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