Jan 24 Blog
By: James Tabor
James Tabor suggests that in the same way the basic apocalyptic texts of the Dead Sea Scrolls have as their historical reference points the parties and politics of the mid-1st century BCE, the Ur-text of revelation is most likely composed against the backdrop of local events in Judea in the 40s and 50s CE–and has little to do with Rome and its emperors.
Jan 23 Blog
By: Reviewed by Michael D. Swartz
Michael D. Swartz reviews "The Uttermost Part of the Earth: A Guide to Places in the Bible" by Richard R. Losch.