A TwentyWrightTeen review of NT Wright’s Surprised by Scripture, a collection of essays.Continue reading “TwentyWrightTeen: Surprised by Scripture”
If you want to understand the Old Testament better (and, well, you should want to understand it better), here are nine books and resources I’m using to study it right now.Continue reading “Resources toward Understanding and Loving the Old Testament”
Saul chases David twice, yet both times David doesn’t exercise his right to kill Saul; instead, he entrusts himself to Yahweh’s faithfulness.
“It is traditional to regard Luke as a Gentile author writing for Gentile Christians. Indeed, until recently this was regarded as indisputable. […] However, there is a growing consensus, spear-headed by the work of Jacob Jervell, that accepts essential interaction with Jewish concerns and a Jewish readership. […] there ‘.. is today no serious question about the existence of this Jewishness.”