My review of Peter Leithart’s commentary on 1 & 2 Chronicles in the Brazos Commentary Series.Continue reading ““1 & 2 Chronicles” (Leithart, 2019) Review”
My review of John Walton’s “Lost World of Torah”.Continue reading ““The Lost World of Torah” (Walton, 2019) Review”
Reflections from Luke, the Psalter, 2 Corinthians, and Exodus as we celebrate Transfiguration Sunday at the end of the Epiphany season.Continue reading “Transfiguration Sunday”
A reflection on the previous Sunday’s Lectionary readings.Continue reading “Second Sunday after Epiphany”
Terrifying visions of beasts, animals, and tribulations fill the second half of Daniel. What does the first half, and the example of Daniel and the Three, teach us about life in these turbulent times?
Continue reading “Life in the Diaspora”
Paul has now thoroughly warned Timothy about the life of the false teachers, going so far as to specifically name two. Now, he turns his sights toward explaining proper Christian life (now that he knows what improper Christian life looks like).
Paul has charged Timothy to hold fast to love in contrast to the leaders who have lost themselves to vain speculation; coached him on the proper use of the Law; and has explained his own view of his ministry. Now, Paul brings this all to sharp focus with specific examples.