Daily Archives: January 27, 2016

Periscoping Pericopes

Last spring Twitter came out with a new app called “Periscope.” If I believed in the fates, I’d suggest that this new application was built just for me. I have begun Periscoping Pericopes on Monday afternoons. Every Monday afternoon—at least for the next four months—I’ll be Periscoping a Pericope. Here’s what that’s about: What’s a Pericope? I’ve been teaching Biblical Studies professionally here and there for, gasp!, almost 35 years now. One of the things we “professional” Bible people talk about is pericopes. That’s fancy-talk for “Bible passage.” (This is how you know someone is a professional: They use fancy-talk […]