Archive for the ‘Cliché’ Category

  • Humour in the Bible 9: 1 Samuel: Introducing Saul

    May 15, 11 • 1 Samuel, characterisation, Cliché, HumourComments Off on Humour in the Bible 9: 1 Samuel: Introducing Saul
    Humour in the Bible 9: 1 Samuel: Introducing Saul

    For 1 Samuel I am going to cheat again, I just don’t think I can beat the hilarious introduction the first king, Saul, receives. In these two podcasts (again repeated)1  I’ll point up some of the fun in the tale of Saul and the donkeys 🙂 So, here are links to the audio: Introducing Saul [&hellip...

  • Cliché Theology: Joshua 11:1-9

    Nov 24, 07 • Cliché, Joshua, Theology1 Comment
    Cliché Theology: Joshua 11:1-9

    Sometimes a good old-fashioned cliché is the best way to achieve your desired effect, and communicate your theological message. I’ll illustrate this using Joshua 11:1-9. The story of how Jabin of Hazor and all his allied kings were defeated by Joshua and Israel. (With some help from their friend!)...