Monthly Archives: November 2011

Week 12 Blog Letter to Galatians/ Paul’s Beliefs

Paul opens hisletter to the Galatians by first claiming hisown authority. He does this when he says that he was not commissioned to speak of Jesus and God by human authority but rather Jesus inspired Paul to be an apostle … Continue reading

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Paul Appealing Or Appalling week 11

In the very beginning of “The First Paul” Borg and Crossan claim that Paul is second only to Jesus in importance in the origins of Christianity. Never reading any of Paul’s letters myself I am unable to agree or disagree. … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Luke week 10

The opening of Luke consists of Luke voicing his purpose, in which he says he hopes people will have confidence in what he has written. I found it interesting that in voicing his purpose Luke never once mentions Jesus. The … Continue reading

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