Daily Archives: December 29, 2006

Happy Anniversary, Mom and Dad

My parents were married fifty years ago in September. Connie and I planned a big bash for them, invited lots of old friends, family members, and colleagues. It was going to be a blast. Then Mom decided it would be … Continue reading

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Food and Meals in the Bible

Daniel Pulliam of GetReligion points to a neat L.A. Times article by Stephanie Simon on biblical foods and eating: “Scripture by the Plateful.” The article is about a new book by Rayner Hesse and Anthony Chiffolo called Cooking with the … Continue reading

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Jesus and Judaism

The Lutheran Zephyr has posted a review/reflection of Amy-Jill Levine’s piece in the Christian Century about Jesus’–and Christianity’s–Jewish roots. Then Derek the ?ɂĆnglican posted his thoughts about Lutheran Zephyr’s thoughts. Fear not: I won’t be posting my thoughts on Derek’s … Continue reading

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