Category Archives: Biblical Theology

>Wright on Colossians 1

>The small house church I am apart of here is working through the book of Colossians (which I might add, was originally written to a small group of Christians not far from here, 2000 years ago) and this Friday it … Continue reading

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>Wright on the Prodigal Son

>“Years of scholarship have produced many commentaries on Luke, and many books on the parables. But none that I have been able to consult has noted the feature which seems to me most striking and obvious. Consider: here is a … Continue reading

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No One Holy Like the Lord

Dr. Peter Gentry’s recent faculty address “No One Holy, Like the Lord” at SBTS is a remarkable piece of biblical scholarship with enormous implications for how we read and teach the Bible. I’ve had to listen to it two times … Continue reading

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>Wright on Parallelisms in Luke and Acts

>”The shape of the narrative in the closing chapters of Acts is also most instructive. A quick comparison with Luke’s gospel reveals a close parallel: Paul, like Jesus, goes on a long journey, ending up being tried before both Jews … Continue reading

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>Wright on Luke 24

>”The first meal mentioned in the Bible is the moment when Adam and Eve eat the forbidden fruit. The direct result is new and unwelcome knowledge: ‘the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked’. … Continue reading

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>WRL: Resurrection of the Son of God by Wright

>Having polished off my first semester at SBTS, I now am free to pursue my now annual tradition of the Winter Reading List (WRL). First up is finishing The Resurrection of the Son of God by N. T. Wright. I … Continue reading

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>G.K. Beale on Christ and the Church as the True Temple

>”To see Christ and the church as the true end-time temple is neither an allegorical spiritualization of the Old Testament temple nor of prophecies of an eschatological temple, but is an identification of the temple’s real meaning. While it is … Continue reading

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