H. St John Thackeray on The Septuagint and Jewish Worship: A Study in Origins

H. St John Thackeray on The Septuagint and Jewish Worship: A Study in Origins

The following Schweich Lectures are now available on-line: H. St John Thackeray [1869-1930], The Septuagint and Jewish Worship: A Study in Origins. The Schweich Lecture 1920. London: Oxford University Press, 1921. Hbk. pp.143. This material is now in the Public Domain. Click <<HERE>> for the download link.  

Where were the nail-prints in Jesus’ hands – in his wrists or his palms?

This question was raised last Saturday during a day conference on biblical archaeology at Tyndale House in Cambridge. Put simply the problem was stated as follows: Crucifixion normally involved nailing the victim to a horizontal beam through the wrist between the radius and the ulna (the two bones of the forearm). The nail was then…

Wayne Grudem on “Does kephale (“Head”) Mean “Source” Or “Authority Over” in Greek Literature? A Survey of 2,336 Examples”

The following article is now on-line in PDF: Wayne Grudem, “Does Kephale (“Head”) Mean “Source” or “Authority Over” in Greek Literature? A Survey of 2,336 Examples,” Trinity Journal ns 6.1 (Spring 1985): 38-59. This is an important article for those interested in the role relationships of men and women because it fatally undermines the oft-repeated…