Yesterday Dallas Willard, the popular Christian philosopher, and Geza Vermes, one of the most influential biblical scholars in recent memory, both died. There have been some fine tributes online that are worth sharing:

For Willard:

Dallas Willard, a Man from Another ‘Time Zone’ by John Ortberg

Dallas, We Love You by Scot McKnight

Farewell, Dallas Willard by Tony Jones

Thank you. You can rest Dallas Willard by Joe Thackwell

The Divine Conspirator: My Dallas Willard Story by Brian Zahnd

A Life Renovated for the Kingdom from IVP

For Vermes:

Geza Vermes, New Testament Scholar by James Crossley

Geza Vermes, 1923-2013 by Jim Davila

RIP Geza Vermes by Michael Pitkowsky

Geza Vermes, 1924-2013 by Mark Goodacre

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