Daily Archives: November 23, 2019

The Devil Has Sinned From The Beginning:  1 John 3 And Satan

As we wind down our study of Satan in the Bible, it is worthwhile to note that the New Testament has a surprising amount to say about the subject of Satan’s origins, and manages to do so in a much … Continue reading

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Resisting The Devil In James 4 and 1 Peter 5

In light of the way that the Bible speaks often about Satan, it is rather telling to consider what the Bible’s advice on dealing with the devil is.  Indeed, the Bible consistently urges believers to resist the devil.  We can … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Peculiar Institution

The Peculiar Institution:  Slavery In The Ante-Bellum South, by Kenneth M. Stampp In general I have enjoyed the books I have read by this author and this book is no different.  In writing about slavery and exposing its evils, it … Continue reading

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Book Review: Self-Taught

Self-Taught:  African American Education In Slavery And Freedom, Heather Andrea Williams Reading this book made me think of Thomas Sowell, and that is generally a good thing.  The writer of this book had an obvious interest in promoting the agency … Continue reading

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Book Review: Soul By Soul

Soul By Soul:  Life Inside The Antebellum Slave Market, by Walter Johnson Admittedly, the slave market is not what contemporary people tend to think of the most when they think of slavery.  It is easy to think of the plantation, … Continue reading

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