Tag Archives: Old Testament

Jesus Christ Is the Passover Lamb

In this 2.5 minute video clip, evangelist Bobby Conway of The One Minute Apologist rightly declares that the Passover Lamb described in the Old Testament foreshadowed Jesus of Nazareth.  At the end of the clip, he recommends a book by Walter … Continue reading

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Walter Kaiser Reveals Christ in the Bible

Walter C. Kaiser Jr. (Wikipedia profile; his personal web page) is a Bible scholar who brings to light how much the Bible talks about Christ (though Kaiser more commonly uses the Hebraic term Messiah, Christ being the Hellenistic version).  His … Continue reading

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Six Objections to the Trinity

The Trinity concept contends for attention with the New Testament’s focus on Christ (that is, it obscures God’s mystery, Christ, and replaces it with man’s mystery, the Trinity). The apostles did not articulate it as it has been articulated by … Continue reading

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Why I Love the NASB

I love the New American Standard Bible (NASB) and believe it is the most useful of all English translations of the Bible.  Here are my reasons: 1. It is the most literal of all English translations.  For a native-English-speaker who … Continue reading

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The Septuagint Is Important

The Septuagint (often referred to as LXX) is a Greek translation of the Old Testament completed prior to the time of Christ.  While the Old Testament was originally written largely in Hebrew, the New Testament was written largely in Greek.  … Continue reading

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Word Cloud Bible

A four-minute early 21st Century meditation on a collection of treasured ancient documents.

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The Resurrection of Jesus Christ Is Improbable

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is an improbable event.  Highly unlikely.  Even exceedingly unlikely.  I say this speaking as a human being.  I have been aware of many people dying in my lifetime but never have I similarly been aware … Continue reading

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Biblical Background

Today I am adding a category to this blog: Biblical Background. The purpose will be to make it easier to find posts which deal with biblical research and biblical studies. By this I mean those things that help us to better … Continue reading

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Dialogue with Steve (re: the Bible)

This dialogue centers on the Bible in general and the New Testament in particular – how is it that we have the documents we now have and can we trust them?  I trust that these documents are what the original authors … Continue reading

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I Invite You to Challenge Me at My Most Vulnerable Point

(This challenge is for atheists, agnostics, and anyone else who believes that Jesus Christ is not who the Bible says He is.) If you want to attack and defeat an enemy you look for the most efficient way to do … Continue reading

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