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I'm an Oracle certified Database Administrator

I've worked extensively with both Oracle and Postgres, in various roles from DBA to developer. I have a basic working experience with SQL Server and MySQL.


May
10
awarded  Fanatic
May
5
asked The meaning of 'grace' and 'sinner' in Psalm 26
May
5
comment Were the apostles “expert” witnesses?
but speaking as a gentile convert, what reason do I have to trust the Old Testament first? The agreement certainly lends itself to the overall picture or integrity of all the witnesses but I for one trusted the apostles first :-)
May
2
comment Is Deuteronomy 22:28 talking about rape?
what is fifty shekels in today's money?
May
2
revised Why is the Septuagint (LXX) significant?
clarified intent
Apr
27
comment Did someone really name their son Fool?
Nabal is not the only one is he - doesn't Jacob mean 'deceiver'?
Apr
27
answered Were the apostles “expert” witnesses?
Apr
27
comment Isaac's Blessing of His Sons
@Sadeq - this is a great question (+1), that I've taken the liberty of editing out part of for the reasons mentioned by Jon - feel free to pose those as a separate question if you would like to.
Apr
27
revised Isaac's Blessing of His Sons
narrowed scope of the question
Apr
24
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Does the “lost leaf” theory for Mark's abrupt ending fail if written on a scroll?
Apr
16
comment How many common hermeneutical approaches are there and how do they differ?
Hmmm, I was thinking of deleting it....
Apr
14
comment How to interpret Genesis 25:1-2?
@Ron please can you give chapter and verse for that?
Apr
14
awarded  Civic Duty
Apr
14
revised How tall was Goliath?
added link to French giants Wikipedia article
Apr
14
asked How many common hermeneutical approaches are there and how do they differ?
Apr
13
answered How tall was Goliath?
Apr
11
comment Why does God say he only revealed his name, Yahweh, to Moses?
"it no longer dominates that debate as it did for the first two thirds of the 20th century"
Apr
11
comment Why does God say he only revealed his name, Yahweh, to Moses?
@Ron "you have complete academic consensus on DH" - not according to wikipedia? What is your source for that assertion?
Apr
11
comment What does Cain say to Abel in Genesis 4:8?
I think you are overestimating the precision of your experimental apperatus
Apr
11
comment Is the author of Ecclesiastes referring to Archimedes?
It is hard to be precise about the date of Ecclesiastes for a variety of reasons