Category Archives: Biblical Studies

OT, NT, Biblical Theology, Biblical Interpretation, Biblical Backgrounds, Textual Criticism, Christian Origins, Biblical Languages, etc.

Feed My Sheep… My Word

When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.” … Continue reading

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The Offensive Pastor

It’s a great thing social media didn’t exist when the Apostle Paul was preaching. I bet a whole lot of people would have been offended. Can you imagine a preacher saying “you’re stupid!” in a blog post, and yet, Paul … Continue reading

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Is Christmas Christian? Cultural Appropriation

Is it okay for a Christian to celebrate a holiday that has pagan roots? Yes. We can see a very similar principle in Romans 14 as well as Colossians 2. Paul was dealing with a church that was divided along … Continue reading

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Is God Male or Female? (Matt 23)

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often would I have gathered your children together as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you were not willing! … Continue reading

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Jesus The Young Man

Way to go! We’re one week (and a day, leap year you know) into our New Testament reading plan!* If you have not started, you’ve got plenty of time to catch-up. That’s one reason we don’t have any readings on … Continue reading

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