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DATE NEW MATERIAL LINKS
10/9/17 Commentary on Joshua now includes chapter 9. expositions
9/28/17 "Reason for the Season" has been added to the Christmas readings. Christmas
9/21/17 The essay on the date of Christ's birth is complete. It now includes a discussion of the taxing done when Quirinius was governor of Syria. Summary of the Evidence
9/11/17 Commentary on Joshua now includes chapter 8. expositions
8/28/17 Commentary on Joshua now includes chapter 7. expositions
8/1/17 Commentary on Joshua now includes chapter 6. expositions
7/20/17 Discussion of languages heard at Pentecost has been greatly expanded. expositions
7/20/17 Commentary on Acts has now been enlarged and revised through chapter 14. expositions
7/10/17 Commentary on Joshua now includes chapter 5. expositions
6/26/17 Commentary on Joshua 4 has been added. expositions
6/13/17 Revision and expansion of the commentary on Acts is now complete through chapter 12. expositions
6/5/17 Commentary on Joshua 3 has now been added, and previous papers on Joshua have been revised. expositions
2/23/17 The essay on the date of Christ's birth has been further expanded; it now gives a fuller look at the oldest traditions and considers the climate of Bethlehem. Summary of the Evidence
2/23/17 The essay on the date of Christ's birth now includes a discussion of the emperor's decree sending Joseph to Bethlehem. Summary of the Evidence
3/10/16 Major work to make the site mobile-friendly and HTML5 compliant has been largely finished.  
11/12/15 The essay on the date of Christ's birth, long one of the most popular on this site, is undergoing major revision and expansion. The first four installments are now available. Summary of the Evidence

Lunar Eclipse before Herod's Death

Herodian Chronology

Star of Bethlehem
10/2/15 A full series of lessons on basic Christianity is now available on this website. It is also available in book form: Primer of the Christian Life. Christian Life
6/4/15

A commentary on the entire Epistle of James is now available on this website. It is also available in book form: James, Mirror for the Soul.

expositions
7/18/14 Here is a discussion of whether the Antichrist has come onto the scene. saint's-eye view
6/20/14 Now added is a rebuttal of the theory that the darkness at the Crucifixion was due to a dust storm. darkness at the Crucifixion
6/18/14 This website now offers greatly expanded discussions of the day, calendar date, and year of the Crucifixion. day of the Crucifixion
6/6/14 A lengthy series of lessons on the prophecy of the 69 weeks has been completed. first lesson
6/2/14 All studies based on the Book of Daniel have been thoroughly revised. A printed commentary on the entire book is also available: Daniel Explained. first lesson on Daniel 1