A Great Resource on Acts

 A friend of mine recommended this book for studying the historical situation of Acts: Colin J. Hemer's The Book of Acts in the Setting of Helenistic History (Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 1990).  Hemer had just finished the manuscript of this book before he died in 1987; thankfully Conrad Gempf and others edited it and made sure it was published.  In case you… Continue reading A Great Resource on Acts

Eisenbrauns Book Sale!

Thanks to our friends at Eisenbrauns for this sale!  Some of these prices (I checked just a few) beat Amazon.  Click the pic or here to see all the books on sale; below I've listed a few that caught my eye. - "Dictionary of the Old Testament: Historical Books: A Compendium of Contemporary Biblical Scholarship"… Continue reading Eisenbrauns Book Sale!