the meaning of the palm branches on Palm Sunday and why Jesus cursed the fig tree
how the Dead Sea Scrolls help interpret NT texts, specifically about the Book of Enoch and the New Jerusalem
the common ideas between Paul’s writings and the Dead Sea Scrolls that help interpret Paul’s writings better
What does Mammon mean in Luke 16:9-13, and how does this section connect with the Unjust Steward parable in Luke...
Click on the map to enlarge Last week’s blog introduced classroom peer pressure as a familiar concept in our westernized,...
Hannaniah explained the cross beam was tied to the upright at the top of this picture when the crucified person was...
A huge, deep wadi in the Israel desert A wadi is a dry river bed with water only during the...
Of course Jesus didn’t commend the unjust steward for dishonesty! But what can you make of the following after Jesus...
A low table set with food as it probably looked in New Testament times for the Passover When did the...
The archaeological findings on display at Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found In Holding the Dead Sea Scrolls...
Changes for my website
Praise the Lord! My students finished helping me with the latest technology and now I’ll be busy all summer with improving my presentations and organizing my material to significantly improve your experience here. If you want to keep tabs on the latest edits, check out the bottom of my blog index.
- Putting out a Fleece, Casting Lots, and Choosing that Hill to Die on February 24, 2020
- False Humility in the NT, Apocrypha, and Pseudepigrapha, Part 3 of 3 February 17, 2020
- False Humility in the NT, Apocrypha, and Pseudepigrapha, Part 2 of 3 February 10, 2020
- False Humility in the NT, Apocrypha, and Pseudepigrapha, Part 1 of 3 February 3, 2020
- Christ’s Temptation as our Inspiration January 26, 2020
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My Plans for Blogging
My story of forgiveness and healing is quite unrelated to envisioning the Bible world. But since our world is sin and pain infested, I suspect many will want to hear more about my personal experience. I anticipate writing a couple of blogs about this, but mostly I’ll focus on envisioning the Bible world.
Heather, Christmas 2021
Plans for Improved Website:
The following documentary links are gradually going to disappear from here this summer, appearing instead under the menu option “Tour Israel.” There, I’ll cover more introduction and pictures to the areas these links cover.