Archive Authors E.J. Hutchinson Nota Bene Reformed Irenicism

John Adams’ Reply to Rush

In response to yesterday’s post on Benjamin Rush, a colleague in History, Matt Gaetano, points to more on this issue among early Americans as recorded in Ellis Sandoz’s book¬†Republicanism, Religion, and the Soul of America.¬†Today we’ll look at one brief episode in the drama. John Adams, a frequent correspondent of Rush, wrote Rush a letter […]

Archive Nota Bene Steven Wedgeworth

Hebrew as Urlanguage

Dr. Benjamin Merkle posts some reflections on the question of whether or not Hebrew was the original pre-Babelic language on his blog here. To many it is a rather odd conversation, but it is one that has a bit of historical pedigree and which resurfaces from time to time. I share Dr. Merkle’s cautious opposition […]