Daily Archives: November 7, 2012

Justin Welby to be Archbishop of Canterbury

As was predicted yesterday. Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, has accepted the post of Archbishop of Canterbury, The Daily Telegraph has learnt. And this is what they are saying: Sources have confirmed that the Eton-educated bishop will be announced … Continue reading

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“My Successor Needs a Newspaper in One Hand and a Bible in the Other…”

So says the Welsh Druid: Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams said today that his successor was going to have to map the Biblical vision of humanity and community onto the worst situations in society. Speaking at the final media … Continue reading

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Walter C Kaiser Jr – Important Discoveries in Biblical Archaeology

Over at The Book and The Spade: Walter Kaiser served as project director for The Archaeological Study Bible, a significant accomplishment in itself, and is also president emeritus of Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. Kaiser taught Old Testament to scores of … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye USA

Via Anglican Samizdat: I know it’s a cliché, but a democracy does get the government it deserves and, apparently, what the US deserves is a con man who has convinced the gullible that he can give them what they want: unlimited, … Continue reading

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