Posts Tagged ‘Old Testament’

July 5th, 2009

Sabbath & The ‘Two Law’ Theory

by Clinton Chisholm

Sabbath & The ‘Two Law’ Theory

Sabbatarian Claim:

1.  At Sinai God gave 2 laws.  The primary was the Decalogue, moral in essence, written on stone tablets and placed inside the golden ark.  The secondary, the ‘book of the law’, ceremonial in essence, written by Moses …

April 12th, 2009

Reading Ancient Texts Responsibly

by Clinton Chisholm

Reading Ancient Texts Responsibly

Though many (learned and unlearned folk) seem not be aware of it there is an academic version of the biblical “believe not every spirit…” It is “double-check all sources.”  I ‘push up’ myself in the company of reputed scholars and …

March 22nd, 2009

Quibbling With Tafari

by Clinton Chisholm

Quibbling With Tafari

My friend Dr. Ikeal Tafari has written two pieces in your newspaper raising questions on the historical roots of Israel. Unfortunately the main source he seems to be drawing on is Gary Greenberg’s book The Bible Myth: African Origins of