But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

Apologetic Report - Biblical Christianity
Saturday, 18 February 2017 08:10

John Owen on private revelations... or, was it Packer?

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Perhaps you've seen the absolutely wonderful quotation from John Owen:
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What a great quotation! Mic drop!If you're a regular, you know what a stickler I am for sourcing quotations. So I wanted to source this one in Owen.My search, however, was fruitless. No online quotation that I found sourced the...

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Monday, 09 January 2017 13:00

Professor John Sailhamer (1946-2017)

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Though I can't find any article or source beyond a tweet fromJustin Taylor, I read there the sad news that towering OT scholar John Sailhamer has gone to be with the Lord, sometime this year.

I had the great privilege of taking a Hebrew class from John in the late 1970s, and even then he was...

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Thursday, 14 January 2016 22:01

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi — movie review Featured

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Movie: 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of BenghaziLength: 144 minRated: definitely R (language, violence)Starring: John Krasinski, James Badge, Dale, Pablo Schreiber, David Denman, Dominic Fumusa, Max Martini, David GiuntloiDirector: Michael BayScreenplay: Chuck Hogan
No chance I was going to watch this. Zero interest. Michael...
Tuesday, 04 August 2015 07:23

Any Day — movie review

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Movie: Any DayLength: 98 minRated: unratedStarring: Sean Bean, Kate Walsh, Tom Arnold, Eva Longoria Director: Rustam BranamanScreenplay: Rustam Branaman
 
Preface: I virtually never enjoy giving a negative review. So I never accept an offer of, say, a movie, unless I think there's a decent chance I'll like it. In the case of "Any...