Notable Swedish Christians: F.O.Nilsson

Some years ago I came by the 2-volume Dictionary of Evangelical Biography (1730-1860) which I admit is a bit obscure. But I thought I’d trawl its pages for entries on Swedish Christians to learn more about its notable figures and history. We’ll take the series alphabetically.  Fredrik Olaus Nilsson (1809-1881) was a key figure in the development of religious freedom in Sweden due to his fierce commitment to the Baptist cause. Born into a nautical family, when hard times struck FO turned to the sea. One one voyage down the Atlantic coast of the US,…

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The Curiosity Index (06.02.2017)

So over the weekend this site was hacked and I woke to find my last said “Hacked by Imam. With love.” Which was nice. Imam has been a busy boy – it’s a Google search showing a list of other sites that have been hacked plus a few links on how to sort it out. Congo remains a mess DR Congo is a massive country and few people have suffered more than the Congolese. This article explains why. What did Tacitus really say about Christ & Christians? Colin Green breaks it down. Here’s a neat little…

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