The Jesus Memoirs: Luke-Acts and the Kingdom of Israel

As the sequel to the Gospel of Luke, the book of Acts begins with the risen Jesus’s final instructions to the disciples before he ascends into heaven. Right before this moment, the disciples ask Jesus whether he would restore the kingdom to Israel (Acts 1:6). Jesus responds that it is not for them to know […]

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About jamesbradfordpate

My name is James Pate. This blog is about my journey. I read books. I watch movies and TV shows. I go to church. I try to find meaning. And, when I can’t do that, I just talk about stuff that I find interesting. I have degrees in fields of religious studies. I have an M.Phil. in the History of Biblical Interpretation from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. I also have an M.A. in Hebrew Bible from Jewish Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a B.A. from DePauw University.
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