Lawson Stone

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Now For Something A Little Different

    A recent writing project sent me back to a type of literature scholars typically call “heroic.” It’s the ancient version of the action-adventure flick. I won’t bore you with the details, […]

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Send in the Poets

Another Old Testament scholar who is a good friend of mine recently commented on Facebook about being extremely… disappointed… in the words of a very popular worship song. […]

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Recollection of a Hanging

  Ever since Seminary, I’ve had a deep interest in Islam and all things Arabic. It began with a course on introductory literary Arabic, taught mainly as an aid to […]

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How Practical is Relevance?

The cry to “make the Bible relevant to today’s world” not only implies that the Bible itself lacks relevance, a point discussed yesterday, it also makes another assumption […]

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