Category: forgiveness

Send it to the Wilderness

  Watch the NT Wright video mentioned here. The piece of Jesus as Lamb of God is available here.  Sources: Roy E. Gane. Leviticus, Numbers (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2004. John E. Hartley. “Atonement, Day of”. Dictionary of the Old Testament Pentateuch. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2002. —… Continue Reading “Send it to the Wilderness”

The Stump of Jesse (Advent 2)

Sources: Joseph Blenkinsopp. Isaiah 1-39 (AB). New Haven: Yale, 2000. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Richard B. Hays. Echoes of Scripture in the Gospels. Waco: Baylor, 2016. J. Alec Motyer. The Prophecy of  Isaiah:… Continue Reading “The Stump of Jesse (Advent 2)”

Peace Be with You

Sadly, we do not have the audio for the sermon on Sunday, April 28th. So here’s the sermon notes. *** Last week we began with a quote, which bears repeating for today: “The resurrection of Jesus is the starting point of Christian faith.” (Johnson,… Continue Reading “Peace Be with You”

The Far Country

  Sources: Darrell L. Bock. Luke (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. John T. Carroll. Luke (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2012. Joseph Fitzmyer. The Gospel of Luke I-IX (AB). New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. Luke Timothy Johnson. The Gospel of Luke (SP). Collegeville:… Continue Reading “The Far Country”

Sinners & Saints: Cornelius and Peter

Sunday, November 4th, 2018.   Sources: James D.G. Dunn. The Acts of the Apostles. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2016. Joseph A. Fitzmyer. The Acts of the Apostles (AB). New Haven: Yale, 1998. Luke Timothy Johnson. The Acts of the Apostles (SP). Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1992. Ben Witherington III. The Acts of… Continue Reading “Sinners & Saints: Cornelius and Peter”

The Life Appeared

  Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Epistles of John (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles of John: Introduction, Exposition, and Notes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970. Judith M. Lieu. I, II, & III John: A Commentary (NTL). Louisville: WJK, 2008. I. Howard Marshall. The Epistles of John (NICNT). Grand… Continue Reading “The Life Appeared”

You Asked for it: Forgiveness

Sunday, July 3rd, 2016. “You Asked for it: Forgiveness”   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg. Interpreting the Parables (Second Edition). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2012. — Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. R.T. France. The Gospel of Matthew (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007. John Chrysostom. “Homily X” (On Romans v.12). NPNF 1.11.… Continue Reading “You Asked for it: Forgiveness”

You Asked for it: Jonah

Sunday, June 5th, 2016. You Asked for it: Jonah (Jonah 4:1-11)   Sources: Leslie C. Allen. The Books of Joel, Obadiah, Jonah, and Micah (NICOT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1976, Michael P. Knowles. The Unfolding Mystery of the Divine Name: The God of Sinai in Our Midst.… Continue Reading “You Asked for it: Jonah”

Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman

Sunday, February 7th, 2016. Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman (John 7:53-8:11) Img: John Martin Borg, Adulterous Woman *because of an audio problem, the sermon preached on Feb. 7th was not recorded. The audio here was recorded later   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition).… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman”

Encountering Jesus: A Paralyzed Man

Sunday, January 17th, 2016. Encountering Jesus: A Paralyzed Man (Mark 2:1-12). Image from Codex Egberti (public domain via wikimedia commons)   Sources: Athanasius. On the Incarnation of the Word. Gustaf Aulen. Christus Victor: An Historical Study of the Three Main Types of the Idea of Atonement.… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: A Paralyzed Man”