Category Archives: Blog News

Thinking Blogger Award

I would like to thank my Mom and Dad, my wife and kids, my pet bunnies… The always thinking Chris Heard over at Higgaion has awarded me a “Thinking Blogger Award” — even despite the fact that I occasionally resort … Continue reading

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Best Blogs about Biblical Studies?

There is a list over at UnSpun on the “Best Blogs about Biblical Studies.” I’m not sure what significance the list has and who all made it, but Codex is ranked number 5. Cool. UPDATE: I just noticed that there … Continue reading

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Cool New Audio Biblioblog

Tim Bulkeley, of SansBlogue and Hypertext Bible Commentary fame (or is that infamy?) has once again moved to the cutting edge and started an audio blog called “5 Minute Bible.” He’s started a series on the book of Jonah. So … Continue reading

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My Second Blogiversary

Two years ago today I decided on a whim to start a blog. Now two years and 648 posts and 856 comments later Codex Blogspot is still alive and kicking. I have had over 190,000 visitors from all over the … Continue reading

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Blogging Lull

You probably noticed that there has been a bit of a blogging lull! It just seems to be a low energy yet busy time of the semester, so I haven’t had the time nor the inclination to do much blogging. … Continue reading

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Visitor 150,000, Who Are You?

At precisely 8:39:53 am Eastern time this morning (Monday 19 February 2007) my 150,000th visitor happened upon this blog. As I mentioned earlier, this lucky visitor gets a free book. The reader was a fellow Canadian from Napanee, Ontario. If … Continue reading

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Approaching 150,000 — Time to Give Away A Free Book!

OK, I know that the last time I tried this it didn’t work (the person never claimed their prize), but if anything I am persistent! As this blog approaches its 150,000th visitor (all I can say is “wow, thanks for … Continue reading

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Snowed Under…

Wow… I figured I better post something so people don’t think I have went the way of the dodo! I am snowed under finishing a couple reports for Taylor University College’s five-year accreditation review. I should be finished them tomorrow … Continue reading

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WordPress 2.1 – Worth the Upgrade

I just upgraded to WordPress 2.1. This looks like a significant upgrade… I especially like some of the chages they did to the post editor (you can now tab between code and wysiwyg view), the autosave feature (no more lost … Continue reading

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Back from SBL

I got back from Washington late last night to cold blizzard-like conditions in Edmonton. I could barely see the car ahead of me on the short highway trip into town from the airport. I was exhausted. I dragged myself out … Continue reading

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