Fragments of Truth Trailer: A Faithlife TV Original Film

Faithlife TV has created a feature film documentary on New Testament manuscripts and textual criticism. It’s hosted by Dr. Craig Evans. The visuals are stunning. The content takes on folks like Bart Ehrman (Dr. Evans has debated him a number of times) and their claims about the authenticity of New […]

Some Free Scholarly Journal Articles Related to the Dead Sea Scrolls

It doesn’t happen often, but Brill is dribbling out 25 journal articles over the next few weeks that appeared in the journal Dead Sea Discoveries. Have a look! The post Some Free Scholarly Journal Articles Related to the Dead Sea Scrolls appeared first on Dr. Michael Heiser.

I Guess I Have to See The Shape of Water

The recent movie The Shape of Water won the Academy Award for best picture this past weekend. Like most of the country, I wasn’t watching. However, it appears I’m going to have to see it. Its plotline sounds a little too familiar. In case you’re not familiar with the film, it’s about […]

The Big Story of the Bible: Part 2

This is Part 2 of a guest series by Dr. Ronn Johnson.   What is the Bible’s Big Story? Part 2 Dr. Ronn Johnson In my opening post I recommended that locating the Big Story of the Bible can be difficult, and that simply being more fluent in the Bible […]

Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 4: Chaos and Calendar

Here are the slides to the last night (which was tonight). You can catch the video on my Facebook / Youtube channel. Wk4-Chaos-and-Calendar The post Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 4: Chaos and Calendar appeared first on Dr. Michael Heiser.

What is the Bible’s Big Story?

A guest post by Dr. Ronn Johnson I recently heard that we see more images or pictures in one day (whether on our phone, on the TV, on a billboard, etc.) than a pre-Renaissance person would have seen over the course of their entire lifetime. Apparently our brains have been […]

Has Isaiah’s Signature Been Uncovered in Jerusalem?

Well, if you can read paleo-Hebrew that sure looks like: [לישׁעיה[ו] נבי[א as in: ל = “belonging to” [ישׁעיה[ו] נבי[א= Isaiah the prophet (with some letters missing) We’ll see. I can hardly wait for the minimalist crowd to come up with another “what you see really isn’t what you see” […]

Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 2: Sacred Space

Here are the slides for this second talk. I will post a link to the livestream / video once we have that. Wk2-Sacred Space and Sacrifice-Heiser-GCB The post Mike at Grace Church Bellingham: Thinking Like an Israelite: Week 2: Sacred Space appeared first on Dr. Michael Heiser.

Naked Bible Podcast, Unseen Realm, Supernatural, Bible Unfiltered Around the World

If you haven’t listened to the 200th episode of the Naked Bible Podcast yet, you should. We talk to folks in three places (Middle East, Africa, Albania) about how Mike’s content has had an impact and is being used to help others learn more about Scripture. Have a listen! Here’s […]