Leithart has a very good observation on the canonical relationship between Acts and Romans.

I handed in my final essay today, which is a huge weight off my mind. I have not enjoyed my essays that much this semester. They have all been well over the word limit (this time I relegated 2600 words to footnotes, something that I got away with last time) and I have had to cut sections that I have put a lot of thought into. I have not been satisfied with any of the finished articles.

I found out about next year’s modules today, which was very interesting. We are only supposed to be doing two modules per semester, but I am thinking of asking for a special dispensation and going for four. I really doubt that I will be allowed to, but I would like the challenge. I have been coasting this semester and I would like to push myself a bit more. If I only go for two modules I won’t be able to keep up my Hebrew. Fergus Kerr is also going to be teaching here next semester and I really want to do that module (or, alternatively, I could see if I would be permitted to write a dissertation with Kerr as my supervisor).

Expect some posts on the authority of the Bible, the homosexuality debate and Christian faith and the ecology in the next few days.

About Alastair Roberts

Alastair Roberts (PhD, Durham University) writes in the areas of biblical theology and ethics, but frequently trespasses beyond these bounds. He participates in the weekly Mere Fidelity podcast, blogs at Alastair’s Adversaria, and tweets at @zugzwanged.
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