William Hamblin and Daniel Peterson
Recent Articles by William Hamblin and Daniel Peterson
Published: Friday, April 29, 2016 3:00 pm MDT
A city that isn't even mentioned in the Bible may have been a key part of the earthly upbringing of Jesus and might help us to understand some of the expressions that he used in his teaching.
Published: Friday, April 15, 2016 4:00 pm MDT
A remarkable discovery was made in 2009 during a construction project at the site of ancient Magdala, near the Capernaum of Jesus and the first apostles.
Published: Friday, April 1, 2016 3:00 pm MDT
Can archaeology locate the site of Jesus Christ's burial and resurrection? There are two principal candidates for the designation. Which, if either of them, is right?
Published: Friday, March 18, 2016 4:10 pm MDT
Here are some of the words associated with Holy Week and Easter that provide a glimpse into the events associated with the atonement of Jesus Christ, as well as into the history of Christianity itself.
Published: Sunday, March 6, 2016 10:29 pm MST
For most of us today, religious faith is considered a very personal, private and individual thing. Throughout world history, though, nations have often followed the religious beliefs and ideologies of their ru...
Published: Friday, February 19, 2016 5:17 pm MST
Maui is a character common to traditions across Polynesia, which view him as a great benefactor to humanity. The beautiful Hawaiian island of Maui is just a part of his legacy.
Published: Friday, February 5, 2016 4:00 pm MST
Although many in the West imagine Buddhism to be pacifistic, its history contradicts this — not because of the nature of Buddhism so much as because of the nature of human beings.
Published: Friday, January 22, 2016 4:57 pm MST
Is religion intrinsically and inevitably at war with science? Plainly, it's not.
Published: Friday, January 8, 2016 4:30 pm MST
Spirituals by anonymous African or African-American slaves provided both religious hope and earthly comfort — and some of them may even have offered literal maps to freedom.
Published: Monday, December 28, 2015 8:36 am MST
Islam raises the same interpretative questions found in most of the world’s great religions.