Condescension, rudeness and anger

There is a female freelance writer and blogger by the name of Kat Boogaard. 5 Ways You’re Being Condescending at Work (Without Realizing It) https://www.themuse.com/advice/5-ways-youre-being-condescending-at-work-without-realizing-it She divided her article with the following headings: You Aren’t Choosing Your Words Carefully You’re Always Putting Yourself First You’re the Master of Backhanded Compliments You’re Always Equating Your Experiences

Evidence and the Bible

From time-to-time, some Christians lightly argue that we should not spend so much energy trying to “prove” God, the Bible or other related elements within Christianity. They say that the Bible is sufficient by itself and that it’s a matter of faith overall. I only partially agree. I do agree that evidence (or “proof”, which

Bad and good scholars and conferences

I would like to clarify how to detect bad or good scholars (or scientists) if you ever get into academic research over many months and years. My arguments also assume that this would apply to the sciences since I have experienced similar observations for the past 10 years. I have been discussing with some people

XegesIs Blog 2 Introduction

I’ve recently decided to create this secondary XegesIs blog to share and document secondary or peripheral information on academic research and Biblical Studies that I consider interesting and useful. I’ve been having wonderful additional ideas, interesting information to share and other kinds of addenda about some of the items discussed, or to be discussed, under

Future posts in 2019

I will not be posting much in the coming weeks. I have other things to take care of and I have to organize my thinking about future blog posts. As I have already stated on this blog, my goal is to contribute to the knowledge of the Church in general (around the world) and of

Even the Apostle Paul went through peer review!

Well…sort of. Paul defends his divine calling and recounts that the Jerusalem Apostles agreed with his exposition of the Gospel, and they recognized and entrusted him as it can be read in Galatians 1.11 – 2.10. I normally use the Lexham English Bible (LEB) or the New English Translation (NET) for study, and the English

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