In this video, part two of a 12 part series, the late Dr. Robert Lindsey, of the Jerusalem School of Synoptic Research, describes how Jesus’ self-understanding as Messiah is reflected in the unique, but still thoroughly Hebraic, way he called God his Father.
Halvor Ronning, a founding member and past director of the Jerusalem School of Synoptic Research, produced a fifteen-part course on the Synoptic Gospels and their relationship to the Hebraic roots of the New Testament. Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8ex5fOuRGQ Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgSaPtnrno0 Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8njpnZacbg Part 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGINgDUHLHU Part 5: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sd9hhitnTvM Part 6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3SSelI8i8Q Part 7: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8DKJ7feEA0 Part 8: […]
We may understand, on a practical level, the Jewishness of Jesus – but do we grasp how far and how conceptually deep that Jewishness goes? Would we be shocked to see the words of Jesus in comparison to the later mishnaic sages of rabbinic Judaism? What does it mean to understand the words and life of […]
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 […]
The end of the fifth chapter of Luke’s gospel presents a parable from Jesus that historically has been subject to a variety of interpretations, many of them reflecting a supercessionist bias. Let’s see what the text says and what exegetical evidence other Jewish literature can provide. [The Pharisees] said to him, “The disciples of John […]