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December 24, 2021

Eric Ruins Christmas

Does the nativity scene displayed on your mantle this Christmas season reflect the historical realities surrounding Jesus' birth? Was it (three?) Magi who came to visit the…
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December 19, 2021

Ancient Coinage and the First Christmas

Ancient Coinage and the First Christmas Every ancient coin tells a story. Not necessarily an historically objective story, but an accurate portrayal of how the issuer of…
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December 8, 2021

Profaning Paul: Livestream Promotion

This short clip introduces Profaning Paul, Prof. Cavan Conannon's newest book release. Here Prof. Concannon offers just one example, i.e. Paul's use of slavery, as an entry…
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December 7, 2021

Home and Emotions in Philippians: Continuing the Conversation

From Bloc Party to Philippians Growing up in England in the ‘noughties’, I developed a keen interest in the British indie rock scene of the time. One…
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November 27, 2021

Greco-Roman Slavery

Greco-Roman Slavery What did it mean to be a slave in the Greco-Roman world? How did one become enslaved and what treatment might we expect them to…
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November 26, 2021

Livestream Event with Dr. Jennifer Quigley (Recording)

Livestream Event, October 15, 2021 For those unable to be in attendance from Dr. Jennifer Quigley fascinating discussion on "Theo-Economics," please, enjoy this recording of the event.…