Category Archives: Understanding the Bible

Notes for Jesus Cry Havoc in Capernaum

Passing by the sea, We pay no attention to that, It’s simply geography, but remember what the sea is symbolically… We’ve been playing a lot of attention to sea and wilderness and what the mean. The sea is where the … Continue reading

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Ezekiel Chapter 18

 

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Ezekiel 18

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Studying Ezekiel 16

Ezekiel 16 may be seen as one of the most offensive, sexually explicit, outrageous chapters in the Bible. I think it is one of the most interesting and gospel proclaiming passages in the Bible. In these three lessons I try … Continue reading

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The Book of Daniel, a primer in Political Theology

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In Exodus the Wilderness is Chaos

Egypt is dominated by water motifs. The desert is where there is no life. There isn’t cultivated food. There isn’t civilization. God is found there in the burning bush.

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Addressing the Cosmological Problem

The Problem Christian leaders and writers have for a while been lamenting the loss of Biblical literacy and the decline of motivation to study the Bible in recent times. This loss and decline has relevance to them because it impacts … Continue reading

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