Follow

Archive for the 'Bible Study' Category

Faith breaks open a closed cosmos and a closed economy to receive God's gifts.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

Is faith an interior state or a participation in a transcendent essence. How we understand the "essence" of faith is determinative of the shape of our Christianity.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

Salvation is an embodied, practical salvation which is inclusive of practicing virtue. The way to virtue is by practice.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

Frank Dugan makes a distinction between various metaphores and the telos of God's creative and restorative work, in particular forgiveness as an accounting metaphor.  Paul Axton then leads the study on Hebrews 10:19ff.

 

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

The two goats - YHWH and Azazel - of Yom Kippur are both referenced in 9:28. Paul explains how this shapes Heb 9-10. Keeping the goats straight will bring clarity to the meaning of how Christ saves.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

The temple as microcosmos and mirror of heaven stand in tension, but the resolution of this tension is to be found in a properly worked-out Christology.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

An explanation of the pollution of death surrounding the temple and its rites. With this in mind it would be impossible to think of God needing or requiring the death of Christ.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

Penal substitution is often derived - Paul offers an alternative reading.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

The body of Christ is the cosmic temple toward which the earthly tent pointed.

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »

 Paul continues his study in Hebrews.

 

Music: Bensound

00:0000:00

Read Full Post »