Tag Archives: textual criticism

Book Review: Second Thoughts On The Dead Sea Scrolls

Second Thoughts On The Dead Sea Scrolls, by F.F. Bruce This is the second time I have read this slim volume, the first time being quite a few years ago when I lived in Florida long before the age of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Untold Story Of Qumran

The Untold Story of Qumran, by John C. Trever This was a fun book to read.  Although the book is obscure and by no means new, there is a certain excitement and joy in reading this first-hand account of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Surprised By Faith

Surprised By Faith:  A Skeptic Discovers More To Life Than What We Can See, Touch, And Measure, by Dr. Don Bierle [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Aneko Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] There … Continue reading

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Bible: Two Proofs And Two Mis-Translations

Bible:  Two Proofs And Two Mis-Translations:  Why Some Christians Reject Science, by Jesse Clopton James [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is a hard one to … 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: How To Understand The Bible!

How To Understand The Bible!, by Nathaniel Burson One of my Twitter followers, @adrianolivas__, sent me a link to a book because he enjoyed seeing my prolific book reviews, with the commentary that the book was short and that he … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Complete Jewish Study Bible

The Complete Jewish Study Bible:  Insights For Jews & Christians, Illuminating The Jewishness Of God’s Word, edited by Rabbi Barry Rubin [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Hendrickson Bibles.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As … Continue reading

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Book Review: Proverbs: An Introduction And Commentary

Proverbs:  An Introduction And Commentary, by Derek Kidner It ought to come as no surprise that I am a fan of the book of Proverbs and the wisdom approach of the ancient Hebrews in general [1].  This book is, even … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Genesis Question

The Genesis Question:  Scientific Advances And The Accuracy Of Genesis, by Hugh Ross This particular book suffers compared to other books on Genesis [1] in large part because the author is trying to cover himself on two sides.  On one … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Jefferson Bible

The Jefferson Bible:  The Life And Morals Of Jesus Of Nazereth, by Thomas Jefferson This book, one of the most famous scissor jobs on the Gospels that has ever existed, except perhaps for Tatian’s efforts or the removal of Jewish … Continue reading

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