Category Archives: Emergent

Green Pastures Released on DVD

The 1936 film Green Pastures — a fascinating retelling of a number of stories from the Old Testament — has just been released today on DVD by Warner Home Video. This film was innovative for its day in that black … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Green Pastures Released on DVD

Site Feed Settings Fixed

I have always wondered why my Atom site feed wasn’t working properly for people to easily subscribe to my blog easily. I finally decided to figure it out and I believe I have it all fixed. I also added a … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Site Feed Settings Fixed

Red Rose Tea: Only available in Canada? Pity

If you like to pretend to be civilized and enjoy a good cup of tea with your scones, you may be interested in the exchange between some (biblio)bloggers about the best cup of tea. Joe Cathey likes the exotic, Jim … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Red Rose Tea: Only available in Canada? Pity

A Survey of Psalms Commentaries

Jeremy over at Parableman has posted a very good survey of commentaries on the Book of Psalms. Based on his comments, he appears to be coming from a moderate evangelical viewpoint and doesn’t have much patience for speculation in regards … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on A Survey of Psalms Commentaries

O Holy Horrendous Night!

I came across this absolutely horrendous rendition of “O Holy Night” (right-click to download for your listening pleasure!) on a humour blog that I often frequent (The Sneeze). Now, I will be the first to admit that despite my Welsh … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on O Holy Horrendous Night!

Ecclesiastes Redux: Coming Soon to a Blog Near You!

Happy 2006 everyone! I truly wish everyone the best for this upcoming year. I was pleasantly surprised (tickled pink, actually) to see Loren Rosson at The Busybody and Christopher Heard at Higgaion interact with my “Happy New Year — Qohelet … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Ecclesiastes Redux: Coming Soon to a Blog Near You!

Happy New Year — Qohelet Style

As we enter a new year (for those of us following the Gregorian calendar at least!), I would like to wish readers of Codex all the best in the new year. One of the biblical books that I read at … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Happy New Year — Qohelet Style

Things you would never believe… US Plans to Invade Canada (circa 1935)

OK, it’s not April Fool’s Day and it was in the Washington Post, but I still find it difficult to believe! According to the aforementioned newspaper (HT Brad Boydston), the United States of America had battle plans produced in the … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Things you would never believe… US Plans to Invade Canada (circa 1935)

Merry Christmas

I would like to wish all of my readers a merry Christmas (and if you don’t observe Christmas, I wish you a happy holiday season!). Since I will be busy the next couple days cooking Christmas dinner for my extended … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on Merry Christmas

New Email List for Biblical Studies: biblicalia

Kevin Edgecomb has created a new email list for those interested in discussing academic biblical studies called biblicalia. This list is a companion piece to his relatively new blog biblicalia. For more information about this new discussion list you can … Continue reading

Posted in Emergent | Comments Off on New Email List for Biblical Studies: biblicalia