What is our comfort in our affliction? According to the Psalmist, the comfort comes from nothing less than the Law itself.
In this post, I am going to outline a methodology for finding allusions in the Scriptures proposed by Dale Allison in The New Moses: A Matthean Typology. This post will outline a few details from his book with a few emendations of my own.
Modern readers of the Scriptures try many different ways to engage the text and faithfully live according to the revelation of God therein. Some read the Scriptures through the lens of text criticism, some through historical context, and some through the lens of their denomination’s theology. Most would claim that God is the author behind… Continue reading Apologia pro Typology
Psalm 1-2 are chiastically arranged in order to show that the Blessed Man from Psalm 1 is the Son, the King, of Psalm 2. The King is the Blessed Man who is like the one planted by streams of water, who delights in the law of the Lord; the one decreed to be a Son… Continue reading Preliminary Thoughts on Psalm 1-2