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    Is Advent Backwards?

    “Does Advent run backwards? The movement is from the second coming to the first coming; it doesn’t seem to make sense. The season begins with the last things and... Read more
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    Books of the Year 2018

    This is probably the best year of books that I can remember (or perhaps I've just had more practice at choosing which ones to read). Several books that would make a lot... Read more
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    The Curious Case of the Growth Conference

    I went to a conference recently that left a rather curious taste in the mouth. If you’ve been around the church for a while, especially in a leadership capacity, you... Read more
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    Can We Trust the Gospels?

    In one of the best books I've read this year, Peter Williams asks the simple question: Can we trust the Gospels? It's a question that you know will lead to an... Read more
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    The Revenge of the East

    If you want to understand Asia today, argues Pankaj Mishra in his magnificent From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia, you have to... Read more
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    THINK 2019: Revelation

    It's exciting for me to launch next year's THINK conference on the book of Revelation, to be held at King's Church London from 9-11 July. You can book in here; I should... Read more
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    The Nazareth Inscription: The Earliest Christian Artifact?

    Kyle Harper has an outstanding essay in the Los Angeles Review of Books on the Nazareth Inscription, an intriguing prohibition of the removal of corpses from tombs from... Read more
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    ETS II: My Response to Tom Schreiner

    The opening section of my response to Tom Schreiner overlapped with the summary of his argument I posted on Friday, so I won’t rehash that here. Instead I’ll focus... Read more
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    ETS I: My Paper on the Continuation of the Charismata

    It is a huge privilege to open this discussion on spiritual gifts, with individuals from whom I have learned so much in so many areas. Thank you, Patrick, for making... Read more
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    The Gospel and Class: Six Struggles

    Acts 29's conference on The Gospel and Class included some incredibly insightful, and sometimes moving, sessions from Mez McConnell, Ian Williamson and others. There... Read more