Author Archives: jacobcerone

A Well-Ordered Household

One difficult passage within the pastoral epistles is the expectation that an overseer “manage his own household well, with all dignity keeping his children submissive, for if someone does not know how to manage his own household, how will he care for God’s … Continue reading

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The Grave Consequences of Sedition—1 Clement

In my reading on Odd Magne Bakke’s excellent work Concord and Peace, I came across this great except: Futhermore, and this is probably the most important reason for Clement to use just this particular term as the principal term for the … Continue reading

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Zondervan Exegetical Commentary Sale

If you haven’t seen already, Logos has 8/10 of the Zondervan Exegetical Commentaries on sale for $9.99 each (the two excluded volumes are Mark Strauss’ commentary on Mark and Karen Jobes’ on the 1–3 John). This is the best sale I’ve ever seen … Continue reading

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Book Review: Language for God in Patristic Tradition

Language for God in Patristic Tradition: Wrestling with Biblical Anthropomorphism. By Mark Sheridan. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2015, 254 pp., $26.00 paper. Biblical characterizations of God are often theologically unworthy of him and are, at times, downright immoral. Not only … Continue reading

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A Hearty Thank You and My Current Reading List

This evening, UPS arrived at my door with a package. Inside—Benjamin J. M. Johnson’s Reading David and Goliath in Greek and Hebrew—was a very generous gift from one of mentors at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Apparently, he read my twitter feed, … Continue reading

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Free: Vol. 1 of Journal of Theological Interpretation

Logos’ Free book of the month—Volume 1 of The Journal of Theological Interpretation—is now available. You can also pick up John Walton’s book Genesis 1 as Ancient Cosmology for an additional $1.99. Get them both here.

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Reasons Evangelicals Should Vote for Donald Trump

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Customizable Reader’s Editions

I was asked to contibute to Logos’ academic blog recently to talk about a new feature in Logos Now: The Reader’s Edition. You can read all about it here.

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Google Translate Extension

Language acquisition is difficult and time consuming. You’ve learned the grammar—for the most part—but still can’t read news articles, websites, or even general blurbs because you don’t have as extensive a vocabulary as you’d like. So, you have to pull out … Continue reading

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1 Thess 1:2–7 and the Daily Dose of Greek

Recently, Dr. Robert Plummer of Southern Baptist Seminary and the Daily Dose of Greek invited me to contribute to the weekend edition of the series, a series, by the way, that you should all be subscribed to if you want … Continue reading

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