Dr. John Walton on the Ancient Near East

Dr. John Walton presents a synopsis of the role of understanding the world of the Ancient Near East when working to exegete and understand scripture. Understanding the way the ancient Hebrews, Egyptians, Babylonians, Greeks, Romans, etc… thought, organized their societies, used language, and built relationships provides critical background information that helps us to understand the […]

Skip Moen on the Hebraic Perspective

“But immediately after the tribulation of those days the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, and the stars will fall from the sky, and the powers of the heavens will be shaken.  And then the sign of the Son of Man will appear in the sky, and then all […]

David Biven on Luke 15 and Matthew 28

David Biven of Jerusalem Perspective shares a quick video regarding Hebraic idioms found in the Gospels of Luke and Matthew, covering the parable of the Prodigal Son and Matthew’s resurrection account. How does it impact our reading of the Gospels, if we consider that the underlying Greek of the text may not convey the entirety of its […]

A Different Kind of Symphony

Scripture is a brilliant symphony about the redemption of a broken world and of sinful people, but what if the musicians and instruments telling the story are using a different kind of “music” than what we assume? What if we’re so used to listening to and analyzing one particular kind of music that we don’t […]