CSNTM Digitizes Oldest Manuscript of Paul’s Letters

The Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts (CSNTM) announced last Thursday -- 15 January 2015 -- that they have completed the digitizing of P46. Here is the announcement from the Friends of CSNTM website: In July of 2014 the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts (CSNTM) traveled to the University of … Continue reading CSNTM Digitizes Oldest Manuscript of Paul’s Letters

The Importance of Christ-Centered Preaching

Charles Spurgeon once preached a sermon on the text of 1 Peter 2:7a entitled, Christ Precious to Believers, in which he related the following story: A young man had been preaching in the presence of a venerable divine, and after he had done he went to the old minister, and said, "What do you think of … Continue reading The Importance of Christ-Centered Preaching

Romans and Christianity 101

Over the years I have spoken to many Christians who seem to think that doctrines like election and predestination, or the mystery of the relationship between God's sovereignty and human responsibility, are in the category of deeper doctrines that really aren't essential things for Christians to know. Such doctrines are thought to be the kind … Continue reading Romans and Christianity 101