Category Archives: Biblical Studies

April is National Poetry Month!

National Poetry Month was begun in 1996 by the American Academy of Poets to annually celebrate poetry and the important place it has in American culture. The organization has a terrific website with 30 Ways to Celebrate¬† and includes clever … Continue reading

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Remembering Dr. Ralph P. Martin

A great friend of the Stamps Theological Library, Dr. Ralph P. Martin, died on February 25th after a two-year battle with lymphoma. For those readers who are biblical scholars, you will know that Dr. Martin is world-renowned for his research … Continue reading

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Malcolm R. Robertson Lectureship on Holy Living: Dr. Ben Witherington III

Dr. Ben Witherington is Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary and on the doctoral faculty at St. Andrews University in Scotland. He is visiting the APU campus as a part of the annual Malcolm … Continue reading

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Web Resources: Two Online Indices for Classical Studies

This week I thought I would highlight two resources that help researchers to utilize two book collections which emphasize classical studies. The first, Paulys Realencyclop√§die der classischen Altertumswissenschaft, is available in print in the Stamps Library but this website helps … Continue reading

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Web Resources: Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative

As this is the beginning of Theological Libraries Month (one of the many wonderful things celebrated during the month of October!), I thought I would highlight one of the fine resources available at the ATLA (American Theological Libraries Association) website. … Continue reading

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Recent collection additions in Biblical Studies

BS186 .K57 2011. THE KING JAMES BIBLE AND THE WORLD IT MADE DAVID LYLE JEFFREY, EDITOR. Baylor University Press, c2011. . BS425 .S8 2010. Strong, James, 1822-1894. THE NEW STRONG’S EXHAUSTIVE CONCORDANCE OF THE BIBLE Thomas Nelson, c2010. Theology Reference … Continue reading

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(A Few) New Resources in Biblical Studies

A few new books in Biblical studies were added to our collections in December (and many new ones are arriving – stay tuned!). Here they are: BS186 .B56 2011. Bloom, Harold. THE SHADOW OF A GREAT ROCK: A LITERARY APPRECIATION … Continue reading

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Recent Additions in Biblical Studies

BS476 .B4954 2005 BIBLICAL INTERPRETATION IN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE EDITED BY DAVID TUESDAY ADAMO. University Press of America, c2006. Theology Circulation. BS480 .F32 2010. Farkasfalvy, Denis M., 1936- INSPIRATION & INTERPRETATION: A THEOLOGICAL INTRODUCTION TO SACRED SCRIPTURE Catholic University of America … Continue reading

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