From time to time I try and relate some of the scholarly conversation in Old Testament studies to a wider audience here on the blog. Paul S. Evans recently wrote an article for JBL titled, “Creating a New ‘Great Divide’: The Exoticization of Ancient Culture in Some Recent Applications of Orality Studies to the Bible.”… Read More


my first impression was that it has a cheesy sense of humor. Once you get past that, the film is good (1-10 scale, 5 being average 10 being awesome, I’d give it a 6)… Read More