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Hebraisms / Messianic


A wonderful and popular episode captured in the Gospels is Peter’s confession of the true identity of Jesus. The backdrop is Caesarea Philippi; the approaching journey is one final trip to Jerusalem for the Passover. Both of these qualifiers are rich in and of themselves and deserving of our attention. That attention, however, will have … Continue reading

Jewish Culture

Who Made Who?

Imagine yourself having lived your entire life in a small suburb of Birmingham, Alabama, where you were a lifelong member of your local Baptist church. Every Sunday morning, for as long as you can remember, you’ve sang from a slightly contemporized hymnal and dressed in something that approaches your “Sunday best.” You’ve attended your church’s … Continue reading