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Book Review: Lost Languages

Lost Languages:  The Enigma Of The World’s Undeciphered Scripts, by Andrew Robinson As someone who loves studying ancient and obscure languages [1], this book had a certain amount of appeal for me going into it.  And, to the author’s credit, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Bible Jesus Read

The Bible Jesus Read, by Philip Yancey This book’s title is a bit of a tease, but it’s not necessarily a bad thing.  Those who are interested in the complex relationship of early Christianity and Second Temple Judaism [1] will … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Rise Of Christianity

The Rise Of Christianity, edited by Don Nardo This book reads like a history of the rise of Christianity by people who have very little understanding of biblical Christianity.  It reads like the sort of story that many writers try … Continue reading

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Book Review: Jesus, The Final Days

Jesus, The Final Days:  What Really Happened, by Craig A. Evans and N.T. Wright, edited by Troy A. Miller One of the signs of a good book is the way it leaves you wanting more rather than wishing you had … Continue reading

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Book Review: Where The Four Roads Merge

Where The Four Roads Merge:  A Chronological Narrative Of The Four Gospels, by Tony Kessinger [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bostick Communications.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] When reading this book, I could not … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Murder Of King Tut

The Murder Of King Tut:  The Plot To Kill The Child King–A Nonfiction Thriller, by James Patterson and Martin Dugard, read by Joe Barrett I must admit that I have not read many of the murder mysteries from the prolific … Continue reading

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Book Review: Genesis Revisited

Genesis Revisited – The Creation, by Donald Arlo Jennings [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is more than a bit of a puzzle, with so many … Continue reading

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Book Review: An Introduction To Ugaritic

An Introduction To Ugaritic, by John Huehnergard [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Hendrickson Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] What would lead someone to want to introduce themselves to Ugaritic, an extinct member of … Continue reading

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Book Review: From The Cross To The Church

From The Cross To The Church:  The Emergence Of The Church From The Chaos Of The Crucifixion, by A.C. Graziano [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] If you … Continue reading

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Book Review: Genesis: A New Commentary

Genesis:  A New Commentary, by Meredith G. Kline [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Hendrickson Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Upon reading this book, I was somewhat surprised that this was the first book … Continue reading

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