Recently a construction worker in Ireland discovered a Medieval book of psalms while he was removing peat with a backhoe. The book is about 20 pages, in Latin script, and Bernard Meehan (Trinity College) dates the manuscript to 800-1000 CE. The book was found open to Psalm 83.
Archive for July, 2006
With the escalation of wars in the Middle East, and missiles even falling on Nazareth, Chuck Raasch (GNS) ponders if these are the end of times in this USA Today Opinion (July 20th, 2006). I’m curious if there will be blogs in donkey heaven.
Darlings, it seems some “Christian Archaeologists” found some stones in Iran that resemble wood and it might even be boat shaped. Their conclusion, it’s Noah’s Ark of course.
I just read about a new Bible Commentary produced by African Bible scholars that addresses contemporary issues such as slavery, AIDS, and female circumcision. Sounds cool.