Book Review: Jesus’ Bible

I recently finished reading Jesus' Bible: A Concise History of the Hebrew Scriptures by  Christopher Dost.  The book is a small one (less than 120 pages if you don't count the preface or the bibliography) but it is packed with information, especially for those of us who know more about the Greek New Testament than we…

“And” or “For”?—Luke 24:47

Sometimes little words can carry big distinctions.  Both words are only a few letters long, and they even share a common letter, but there is a world of difference between my wife and your wife!  Confuse the two at your own risk.  Little differences like this become even more important when we attempt to study God's word.…

Pronoun Problems: Genesis 15:7

Almost without fail, our Trinitarian friends will use plural pronouns in the Bible to argue that God is a Trinity.  The stereotypical example is Genesis 1:26, "Let us make man in our image;" but as we have already discussed in another post, this verse in no way proves a Trinity.  My question for our Trinitarian…