Category Archives: Isaiah

The Kingdom of God is at Hand

Sources: Chrys C. Caragounis. “Kingdom of God/Heaven”. Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels. Joel B. Green, Scot McKnight, & I. Howard Marshall (eds). Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1992. John R. Donahue, S.J. & Daniel J. Harrington, S.J. The Gospel of Mark (SP). … Continue reading

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How Beautiful on the Mountains

Sunday, November 26, 2017.   Sources: John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Jill Middlemas. The Templeless Age: An Introduction to the History, Literature, and Theology of the … Continue reading

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Good News of Great Joy

Sunday, December 11th, 2016. Good News of Great Joy (Luke 2:8-14)   Sources: John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. — The Theology of the Book of Isaiah. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 2014. Joel B. Green. The Gospel of Luke (NICNT). Grand … Continue reading

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He Came and Preached Peace

Sunday, December 4th, 2016. He Came and Preached Peace (Ephesians 2:14-18) Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1984. John Goldingay. Isaiah (UBCS). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. Joel B. Green. The Gospel … Continue reading

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The Throne Room

Sunday, September 25th, 2016. “The Throne Room” (Rev. 4)   Sources: Leslie C. Allen. Ezekiel 1-19 (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1994. David E. Aune. Revelation 1-5 (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1997. Richard Bauckham. The Theology of the Book of Revelation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. … Continue reading

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What the H-E-Double Hockey Sticks, Pt. 20: A Response to Four Views on Hell (pt. 1 of 4)

This review of the first essay in the Four Views on Hell Second Edition was prepared for and published on the Rethinking Hell blog, and is shared here by permission. *** In the discussion of hell, Denny Burk has a … Continue reading

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Top Reads of 2015

It’s that time of year again. Time to look back, reflect, and evaluate a year. Each year I try to highlight the books which stood out as the best. This year my reading was greater in quantity than it has … Continue reading

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