John’s Chiasms

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John structures both his Gospel and his Revelation as Creation-themed Chiasms.

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Leviticus, the Book of Recapitulations and the Future

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Leviticus, as the sacrificial law of the land of Israel (no pun intended on any front), is a recapitulation of the redemption history of Israel and is the basis for which the future of Israel would be written. This post will examine how Leviticus recapitulates the past and symbolically designs the future.

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Toward a Christian Theology of Literature: The Seven Days of CreAtion.

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It’s no secret that I am obsessed with the ABC Family show “Pretty Little Liars”, ¬†constantly theorizing about the identity of the mysterious “A”. But does the show have any deeper meaning – any deep structure, perhaps? And what does the deep structure of PLL mean for the way we read other texts? Can the deep structure of PLL help us start to build a theology of literature? Of course, spoilers unless you’re caught up.

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