Ovid Need: King Agrippa’s Speech To the Nationalists (1998)

Had I perceived that you were all zealously disposed to go to war with the Romans, and that the purer and more sincere part of the people did not propose to live in peace, I had not come out to you, nor been so bold as to give you counsel; for all discourses that tend to persuade men to do what they ought to do is superfluous, when the hearers are agreed to do the contrary. Continue reading “Ovid Need: King Agrippa’s Speech To the Nationalists (1998)”

Stephen Sizer: Theology of the Land: A Beginner’s Guide to Dispensational Approaches (2000)

The basic text upon which dispensationalism is based is the Authorized translation of 2 Timothy 2:15, where the Apostle Paul calls upon Timothy to “… rightly divide the word of truth.”  Scofield took this verse as the title for his first book which is a defense of this way of “dividing” Scripture into discrete dispensations. Continue reading “Stephen Sizer: Theology of the Land: A Beginner’s Guide to Dispensational Approaches (2000)”