Monthly Archives: October 2010

Writing Theology, Risks, Rewards, N.T. Wright

Or should I call is Wrighting Theology, Wrisk and Wreward? (Or Wrighting N.T. Theology). When you write theology, especially in public forums, there are risks and rewards. I get a pretty fair amount of appreciation from people. I hope, no … Continue reading

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Rethinking Yeshua’s Narrow Road

Enter through the narrow gate, because the gate is wide and the way is spacious that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it. But the gate is narrow and the way is difficult that leads to … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Yeshua in Context – Questions, Yeshua as Exorcist

What does it mean that the first biblical stories of exorcisms come in the life of Yeshua? And after Yeshua, we hear only a little about exorcisms? What does this say about his messianic mission? How does Luke 13:32 give … Continue reading

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Is Anything Wrong with “Sunday Church”?

“Sunday church” is a derogatory term I hear from well-meaning people, usually of the Judeo-Christian variety (Hebraic roots, Jewish roots, gentile Messianics). The adjective Sunday place before the word church is thought to convey all that is wrong with religion … Continue reading

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Conferences and Presentations on Yeshua

Since Yeshua in Context: The Life and Times of Yeshua the Messiah was released on August 30, I’ve been in nine churches talking with people about the historical Jesus, the gospels, the need for gospel reading as a regular discipline … Continue reading

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The Eye as Lamp of the Body

Matthew 6:22-23 (Luke 11:34-36) is confusing for moderns. What is the meaning of this strange saying of Yeshua? Click here to read the answer at YeshuaInContext.com. And while there, why not sign up for future updates and information about speaking … Continue reading

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Conversations About Law and Grace, 5

Chris was about the show Jude some Paul verses that sound like all of Jesus’ followers are law-free, but something else occurred to him. Chris: There are just so many little pieces of evidence on my side. I don’t think … Continue reading

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