When you come to the Communion Table, make sure you’ve left Egypt

In God’s covenant with Israel in the Torah, he provided the people with liberation, societal structure, laws and a calendar,


Go and Read: “Luke’s Artistic Parables: Narratives of Subversion, Imagination, and Transformation”

Luke’s parables are narratives of disorientation that subvert conventional wisdom about many issues such as the use of wealth and


Josephus, Dean Printer, and Luke, but no Farrer (Jesus is Lord, Caesar is Not @ivpacademic)

Admittedly, I have never read Dean Printer before, but I have read Josephus and I have read Luke. When it


Some commments from NT Wright on LUKE

The real slave master, keeping the human race in bondage, is death itself. Earthly tyrants borrow power from death to


Awesome Slippage..

 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Holy Spirit, and stories about him spread all through the area.15 He


Review: Prophetic Jesus, Prophetic Church: The Challenge of Luke-Acts to Contemporary Christians @eerdmansbooks

Luke Johnson shows in his recent work, that a biblical scholar can retain the prophetic mantle and issue a call


Sermon on the Plain, Via Epideictic Oratory

For my NT Rhetoric Class. Rough Draft. Blah Blah. The deal is, is that the question is posted, I write


Teach MERGE: Jesus and Economics – Chapter 1

Okay, so a few of us are working on a book regarding Jesus and Economics. Plus, we are using it