Recommended Reading: September 26-October 2

old-booksIf you read one article this week, engage Getting History Right by Bradley Birzer.

For those of you with additional reading time this fine fall day, check out the following selections below, gleaned from around the internet (and written over the course of the past two weeks, mea culpa). As always, if you think there is something else I should be reading, please let me know in the comments section below.

Theology and Religion

Grant Rest to Thy Servants: Are You Praying for Dead People? by Joseph Green

No More Tirades by R.R. Reno

Indra as Virgin Born, Crucified Savior? You’re Kidding Right? by Ronald V Huggins

Managing Sin or Following Jesus? by Drew McIntyre

Donald Trump and the Rise of the Moral Minority by Molly Worthen

Biblical Studies and the History of Christianity

The First Church Controversy by Phil Long

The Historically Theological Jesus by Simon Joseph

Trashing Luther by Russell Saltzman

Myths of the Apocrypha: Part I by Matthew Bryan

Revelation 13:18 and the Number of the Beast by James Snapp Jr.

Worldviews and Culture

Two Johns: Hagee and Steinbeck by John Mark Reynolds

Save the Economy: Read the Classics by Peggy Rosenthal

A Muslim for President? by Kevin James Bywater

Planned Parenthood is a Racket by Eric Banecker

Intolerant of Truth by Heather MacDonald


Bonus Link: September 2015 Biblical Studies Carnival by William Hart Brown


Published by Jacob J. Prahlow

Husband of Hayley. Dad of Bree and Judah. Lead pastor at Arise Church. MATS from Saint Louis University, MA from Wake Forest University, BA from Valparaiso University. Theologian and writer here and at Conciliar Post. Find me on social at @pastorjakestl

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