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The Case for the Psalms: Four Things ...

The Case for the Psalms: Four Things That I Learned
The Case for the Psalms I recently finished NT Wright’s The Case for the Psalms. As is always the case with Wright, this book does a great job of shedding fresh, sensible light on its subject in ways that reinforce, rather than work against, much of what we already know. Wright believes that the Psalms should be a part of the daily life [...]

RSG 4: “I told you: I don&rsquo...

RSG 4: “I told you: I don’t believe in the resurrection! I only believe in science!”
[This is the final part in a series of posts that summarize NT Wright’s argument for the historical validity of the resurrection of Jesus in The Resurrection of the Son of God.  You can read my overview of his argument here.] In my house, the movie Nacho Libre is treated with a level of affection that is normally reserved for cult clas [...]

RSG 3: The Explanation for Resurrecti...

RSG 3: The Explanation for Resurrection
[This is part 3 of a series of posts that summarize NT Wright’s argument for the historical validity of the resurrection of Jesus in The Resurrection of the Son of God.  You can read my overview of his argument here.] As I’ve already mentioned, Wright is essentially making two broad moves in his argument for a literal, physical resurrect [...]

RSG 2: The Claim of Resurrection

RSG 2: The Claim of Resurrection
[This is part 2 of a series of posts that summarize NT Wright’s argument for the historical validity of the resurrection of Jesus in The Resurrection of the Son of God.  You can read my overview of his argument here.] For me, the best place to begin an explanation of Wright’s argument is with his account of what, exactly, early Christi [...]

RSG 1: An Overview

RSG 1: An Overview
Over the years, I have found a lot of books useful on my spiritual walk, but very few (perhaps no more than 1 or 2) have had more influence than NT Wright’s The Resurrection of the Son of God. RSG arrived at my doorstep at a time when I was ready to piece together some big questions about God, the nature of scripture, and the Christian hope. [...]