DESERT ISLAND DEVOTION
If you could only pick five books from the Bible, which would you choose?
WHO WAS JOHN THE EVANGELIST?
I read nice little article on the Gospel of John this morning on the website of Biblical Archaeology Review (my favorite magazine, but I missed a month because of the move–drats!) that roots around at Johannine authorship. John never self-identifies, but maintains literary distance by describing himself as the “disciple whom Jesus loved” or the…
A LENTEN PRAYER
Dear Lord, I think we are about half-way through Lent. It certainly feels like this year Lent will never end. I can’t wait for Easter. Part of my anticipation of Easter is because I love celebrating the Resurrection. But, if I may be honest for a moment, a big part of it is that Lent…