Tag Archives: Biblical Studies

James: Exhort and Encourage. New article on Interpreter

James: Exhort and Encourage was recently published on Interpreter. “James may be the most important book of scripture for the Restoration.  The now famous passage, “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God,” (James 1:5) set the … Continue reading

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New Article on Interpreter. Matthew 11 and Luke 7, 11-13

I just published a new article on Interpreter Matthew 11 and Luke 7, 11-13: Coming Unto Christ and Learning of Him. Christ came to save us from our sins.  He came to show us by word and deed how we might live … Continue reading

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BYU Scholars Discover New Testament Papyrus

BYU professors Thom Wayment and Lincoln Blumell discovered a New Testament papyrus recently.  More here.

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New Article. Matthew 1 and Luke 1: Testimonies of Jesus

My new article published to Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture, “Matthew 1 and Luke 1: Testimonies of Jesus.” “As we approach our study of the scriptures may we be like the inquisitive Theophilus of Luke searching for the certain witness of … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals Society of Biblical Literature National Conference 2015

Teaching is a core activity of the Biblical Studies professors.  We are interested in learning from your experiences.  I’m the chair of the SBL section Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies and we are sponsoring four session in 2015.   We welcome … Continue reading

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New Article on Daniel 2

I’ve published an article on Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture entitled “A Kingdom, Which Shall Never Be Destroyed: Daniel 2.“

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Teaching the Bible with Google Earth and Other Visualization Tools. SBL Presentation

At the Society of Biblical Literature annual conference, I’m presenting on “Teaching the Bible with Google Earth and Other Visualization Tools.” “Humans are visual learners. Texts alone cannot provide the full context for engaging the Bible. Therefore, emerging visualization tools, … Continue reading

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