Up Out of the Water

Read Matthew 3:13-17 … Well, not really the beginning beginning, but at least in this baptismal scene along the banks of the Jordan we see the beginning of something wonderful. The Messiah, the one who brings peace and forgiveness to the people, strides out of the water and then begins a ministry that has touched … Continue reading Up Out of the Water

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The Glory of Kings

The Glory of Kings: A Philosophical Defense of Christianity is written by Dr. Larry Hunt, currently a Professor at Harding University, Searcy AR. From the University’s website one discovers that Dr. Hunt’s specialty is in medieval literature and this fact, once discovered, is easily seen in the content of the work. The book is designated … Continue reading The Glory of Kings

The Messiah: the Greater Prophet, the son of David, Emanuel.

The essence of eschatology, the language in which eschatological thought occurs, is a forward-looking conception of what is the ultimate outcome for mankind and the world. Most of those involved in the work of theology have a basic understanding of eschatology that conforms to this concept, and the traditional shape of eschatology is expressed in … Continue reading The Messiah: the Greater Prophet, the son of David, Emanuel.

The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus

The full title of the work is The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus: The Impact of hermeneutics on the Jesus Research of John Dominic Crossan and N. T. Wright, and per the author – Robert B. Stewart – was developed resultant to his doctrinal dissertation and the increasing realization that “historical reconstruction is in fact … Continue reading The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus