In this video, part four of a 12 part series, the late Dr. Robert Lindsey, of the Jerusalem School of Synoptic Research, continues to describe Jesus’ self-understanding as Messiah.
In this video, part three of a 12 part series, the late Dr. Robert Lindsey, of the Jerusalem School of Synoptic Research, describes how Jesus’ self-understanding as Messiah does not often use direct “Messiah” language, but will use allusions to passages such as Daniel 7.
Jason Mahler is the producer of The Dust Cast, a podcast dedicated to discussing the ancient Hebraic context of scripture. Jason was kind enough to answer a few questions that relate to topics discussed on this blog. The Dust Cast is a great resource for discussing the necessity of reading scripture in its proper social […]
David Stern, in his Jewish New Testament Commentary, points out that the traditional translation of Hebrews 8:6 obscures a vital theological element. A typical modern translation of Hebrews 8:6 is: But as it is, Christ has obtained a ministry that is as much more excellent than the old as the covenant he mediates is better, […]
John Walton, in his fantastic book Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament, presents a means of interpreting and understanding one of the promises of the New Covenant in Jeremiah 31 – the writing of Torah on the heart of Israel and Judah. This highlights an often missed or misunderstood portion of the relevant […]