Going Deeper

Hatch, Match, Dispatch

- 19 February 2023 0

The Book of Leviticus is not easy to understand. At the heart of the book is the Holiness Code (17-26) with multiple regulations about all ... Read More

From That Moment

- 21 January 2023 0

Our good friend George T. Montague alerts us to the key links in the Gospel of Matthew: Matthew 4:17 and Matthew 16:21 employ the phrase, ... Read More

Potpourri of Cultures

- 14 January 2023 0

Corinth, the ancient Greek city, was ‘a corridor of commerce and potpourri of cultures’ (Montague, First Corinthians, 16). Strabo, an ancient geographer, claimed that a ... Read More

Deliberately Redundant

- 6 January 2023 1

The astrologers come from the East to Jerusalem, led by the ‘star’. They depart from Herod: There in front of them was the star they ... Read More

Boundary Violation

- 31 December 2022 1

The most beautiful blessing in the Bible: May the Lord bless you and keep you. May the Lord let his face shine on you and ... Read More

Not So Sure

- 10 December 2022 0

John the Baptist said that Jesus would baptise with the Holy Spirit and fire (Matthew 3). Now imprisoned, he is not so sure. John sends ... Read More

Lamb and Lion

- 3 December 2022 1

The Prophet Isaiah. An extraordinary Old Testament figure. His poetic writing is exquisite, and his spiritual insights profound. The prophecy in Isaiah 11 is unbelievable: ... Read More