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Robyn Whitaker @robynjwhitaker Melbourne, Victoria

Biblical scholar @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity, writer, dog lover, UCA minister, feminist, procrastibaker. Co-host of @bythewellpod Lives on Boonwurrung land

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Joined Twitter 6/19/17


@lhuber01 Are you attending (virtually)? Will see you there if so. Have signed up for the Rev section. @ChrisABooth Pringles are pure evil. You can’t stop! @Praxeas Love that he gives the President an eye roll at one point!
8/4
2020
@jenn_straw Clever dog! @devi_writes @LuneCroissant 😁In my entire life, I’ve never bought (and eaten) as many bags of crisps as I have in the last 4 months.… https://t.co/xHlIMaDyTb @devi_writes @LuneCroissant Lune croissants deliver? (Goes to google that immediately)I'll be moderating this online discussion panel for the University of Divinity on August 13. Indigenous perspective… https://t.co/M43rIpu0hZ
Retweeted by Robyn Whitaker @FlettPriscilla @DanielAndrewsMP No weddings from Thursday. Not sure about funerals.I feel like some of these questions to @DanielAndrewsMP are: “If my goldfish in Prahran dies and my aunt’s cat in W… https://t.co/S7pKYjZnud
8/3
2020
@Greg_Carey I am thinking that you, me, Bob, and @lhuber01 should just have future meetings of the "enthusiasts" at… https://t.co/ysGzvgPTQn @Greg_Carey No one comes to mind. ;-) @priestfieldlad I hear you. I started my love affair with Revelation because the interpretations of the nutters lef… https://t.co/CDypVx948K"Revelation too, proclaims Christ's victory: but it has seldom won the church's favour, and perhaps for that reason… https://t.co/KJAlRir1q3 @jenn_straw @DrMJCWarren @SarahRollens Yay! congratulations Jenn. @FrenchProfessor https://t.co/aSO0bMLShKA nice explainer here on the powers of the "State of Disaster" in which some of us are living. #COVID19Vichttps://t.co/8ZtfDfkUSr @_stuckings Let's ask wiki - https://t.co/1uG8VYFCT1 @kellie_scott It’s pretty bleak!Delighted to be one of the new members of SNTS and very grateful to those who nominated me. Hoping to see you all i… https://t.co/Y7TbGgaIM7
8/2
2020
@NTReviewPod Found this episode really helpful. Thank you both. @kycrabbe @candidamoss I'm looking forward to this one a lot!
7/31
2020
@ReginaldODonog1 @Burns_Eye_View_ I guess i think the "bad stuff" is where the miraculous comes in. That God contin… https://t.co/5OYI4O0WhG @ReginaldODonog1 @Burns_Eye_View_ Look for the "bumps" - the subversive bits that survived the maleness. e.g. In Ge… https://t.co/fw3mZFXP8g @ReginaldODonog1 @Burns_Eye_View_ I think the problems with reading the Bible come when one thinks it is "inerrant"… https://t.co/pezXBcuO0H @ReginaldODonog1 @Burns_Eye_View_ I guess it depends what you expect of the Bible when you open it. It is not a per… https://t.co/5gMEoJsCOWI recently posted praising how some police have handled non-mask wearers. But sadly, this is the other face of… https://t.co/Z8lpVLCX85
7/30
2020
“It’s against my belief, it’s against my religion. It’s the mask of the beast. Revelations 13.” A) it’s “mark of t… https://t.co/E7TOcuTI79
7/28
2020
@ChrisABooth @frankrees https://t.co/I2Vz4WPRj2 @frankrees Agh! Autocorrect that I can’t fix.A new parable? The Kingdom of Heaven is like a bunch of dad's with leaf blowers.... https://t.co/t5P2tIdlcT @gazalucci @abcnews Good to know. Glad that's been cleared up.The “just let people die” economics professor is a perfect illustration of the superficiality of economics *and* the need for ethics classes
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7/27
2020
I can't help but notice there seems to be a certain correlation between those who aren't wearing masks and those wh… https://t.co/qQcAzSOIhR
7/26
2020
@BKolia 👇 https://t.co/K9LGCK93Jt @ReverendBrendan I was exactly this child. (except I'm an adult so should know better?)
7/24
2020
@adrianjackson Good to know there are other muppets out there!Me on day 1 of mandatory mask wearing in Melbourne: Buys a take-away coffee. Out of sheer habit, attempts to sip sa… https://t.co/uv5io4adTT
7/23
2020
@digorthodoxy @bythewellpod Interesting question. I'm not sure I see changing the plant as changing to reality. mor… https://t.co/uerdivfsbn @kellie_scott @DocAvvers @Tanya_Koens @NyssaAriella https://t.co/NMKTYBuXLSPlease consider signing. Thanks @nakkiahlui https://t.co/fphjJcYOm3"A lifetime of messaging about the dangers and wickedness of sex are expected to be undone in the act of marriage."… https://t.co/ldcMQPNnNd
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7/22
2020
@BradonFrench Sorry to hear this. It's awful. Thinking of you all.
7/21
2020
@isaacsoon2 @candidamoss @SarahRollens @chriskeith7 @StMarysIoT I was told there will be. So I intend to sleep thro… https://t.co/gkEgR0SGB9What an extraordinary young woman you are @GretaThunberg. Congratulations! https://t.co/6xeIHoN7sX @Praxeas @PilgrimTheolCol @UniDivinity Sure! Am discovering some wonderful scholars who I've not read before. 1st… https://t.co/XlIDwZl3Hu @candidamoss @SLYProfessor @isaacsoon2 https://t.co/QtF6x1k1rwI'm teaching Mark's Gospel this semester @PilgrimTheolCol and we're going to get political! Registration open for… https://t.co/htrCUHZoMy @candidamoss @SLYProfessor @isaacsoon2 This nuance one is tricky. I get very weary of those who criticise my 800 wo… https://t.co/GlmJn24L1Y
7/20
2020
@DocAvvers The whole world has gone mad. This is further proof! 😉 @isaacsoon2 Not sure how this speaks to your mood of the day. 😅 @isaacsoon2 When I was a younger woman attending SBL, I found the head to toe “check out” (or more often toe to hea… https://t.co/i7j6dX2yl9 @SLYProfessor @candidamoss @isaacsoon2 Jealousy.
7/19
2020
@mbird12 https://t.co/9QA6W6NweV @hughs_news And for reasons I don't understand our public Uni's were exempt from jobkeeper, hence all the layoffs.“data reveals almost 70 per cent of staff are employed insecurely while "thousands" have been laid off as a result… https://t.co/8HwFFs7XxC
7/17
2020
@CenSamm Do you know what time of day it will be? Would love to listen in from Australia if the time zones permit. @mbird12 Well then I apologise for totally dissing your dream profession. Just not a musical fan. I like music. I l… https://t.co/K7kx54XNln @StefanTheNurse @LoveNotGreed I was forced to watch Frozen with my niece who felt the need to explain it the whole way through! 🙄 @mbird12 I think the real question @mbird12 is what is wrong with the musical genre? And the answer is: A LOT. @ben_c137 Surely the UN is to blame?I have yet to see or hear even a few minutes of Hamilton. And I'm ok with that. Sorry. Not sorry.
7/16
2020
@JillHicksKeeton Agree. I don't understand why we can't have a year off. Parents (disproportionately women) jugglin… https://t.co/axbk7YeSFa
7/15
2020
@SBLsite annual meeting will be totally virtual. Good call given Covid19. Although I fear the time zone will mean l… https://t.co/ciZMHqnmi3 @JonathanMerritt And that God is often more merciful and inclined to forgive than we are. (also a Jonah fan here)
7/13
2020
@GuthrieGF “You can’t handle the truth.”
7/12
2020
Interested in University Chaplaincy? Great job just listed at the University of Melbourne @ucavictas https://t.co/KBpo1j56FK
7/11
2020
@isaacsoon2 https://t.co/RhPWERRpND @CharlieDates And us white preachers must do the same, beginning with acknowledging our own complicity in white sup… https://t.co/TPs5GVOMio
7/9
2020
In case you need a smile this morning, Hudson the Golden Retriever (a.k.a. Dale, Huddo, Fat Sausage) would like you… https://t.co/bREvHEsTDB @BradonFrench https://t.co/wMxIpJDX2X
7/8
2020
@DeconvertedCal1 I left because I discerned a call to ministry and was told by several of the (male) evangelical le… https://t.co/dKLOsaxh9cExciting positions in Gender and Women's History at ACU. https://t.co/x3iUDFkQIf
Retweeted by Robyn WhitakerGlad to see @TheTodayShow has finally done the right thing in removing Pauline Hanson. But it still begs the questi… https://t.co/mPCNkSbO8S
7/6
2020
@Greg_Carey Oh no! What a pain. @LauraRbnsn @Greg_Carey Definitely some paleo dude with 2% body fat waxing lyrically about the benefits of keto. 🙄Nice to get two sets of proofs back in the one week and progress some articles. But does anyone else read stuff the… https://t.co/UwAjSe2V0J
7/1
2020
@LauraRbnsn I am mad at the guy who said, “make your pizza base out of cauliflower. Delicious and healthy.” When h… https://t.co/1ynUtzpNMrPerspective 👇🏼 https://t.co/C9tznYplxMUnsolicited email: I've read your article about Jesus having brown skin, but I've heard some ancient historians des… https://t.co/el20QjdrRg
6/30
2020
@feed94k Also, don't do another PhD. Ultimately it is your publishing that counts, so put the energy into that. @BKolia @bythewellpod You did a great job, Brian. Thanks for being our guest. @bairdjulia @debien_noel Sigh. I'm almost at a point where I'm shocked if a man with power hasn't abused it in some… https://t.co/aLYipVEr4T @isaacsoon2 @feed94k I agree with Isaac. I did my PhD at a "top tier" USA university and still have flashes of impo… https://t.co/KUrNlE2MNz
6/29
2020
I managed to finish all my grading without: a) cleaning my desk b) reorganising all my files c) procrasti-baking.… https://t.co/lYa8DSkJ8k
6/28
2020
This is about right. #academiclife https://t.co/qeoIJIlAig
6/26
2020
Thinking of all my friends who work in various parts of the #ABC - you do essential and fantastic work and I'm sor… https://t.co/e7Ec5d2ZEySBL members concerned about the Society's underwhelming response to Joosten and his crimes: 👇 https://t.co/ld7EGH5yms @sshectman Signed. Thank you for organising this.Looking forward to this seminar this morning. @garethwearne https://t.co/ndEVIAMpPn @gazalucci @SBSNews The data seems to say no, but that won’t suit the narrative of many. I think there are more foo… https://t.co/eQlRY4DbRi @Fotinit_Foz https://t.co/KjpkdWvcMi
6/24
2020
@candidamoss https://t.co/XrgNCfmRYFThis is an astonishing story of an Australian University being prepared to silence Australian students for foreign… https://t.co/GVyOa8JkDl @mbird12 Thanks Mike! Great to see these scriptural traditions highlighted by you and Tom.
6/23
2020
"The biggest lesson from the pandemic is that governments [...] have been prepared to inflict massive economic pain… https://t.co/m38CJAOKufSometimes the strangest things bring you joy. Go Zoomers! https://t.co/1EHFgzckVEGreat academic job opportunity here: #AcademicTwitter https://t.co/4IjxgGdFFo @RobWoodWasHere @Sophie_whereto I know some who have (become academics out of undergrad history degrees). But it's… https://t.co/HsX46xwtWv @JasonGoroncy @LeichhardtUC What’s woth my expression? I had covered the video so I wouldn’t get distracted while preaching. Just as well! 😃
6/21
2020

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