Category Archives: Humble God

God Forgiving Adam, A Saved God

2. Philip Schaff, History of the Christian Church, Volume II: Ante-Nicene Christianity (Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 1910) 727. “Tatian of Assyria (110-172)…denied that Adam was saved, because Adam says: ‘We all die in Adam.’” When I was at Harvard, … Continue reading

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Study, Martyrdom, Humble God

1.Michael Fishbane, “Use, Authority and Interpretation of Mikra at Qumran,” Mikra: Text, Translation, Reading and Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity, ed. Martin Jan Mulder (Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004) 344-345. “Knowledge and study of the Tora … Continue reading

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A Humble God in Ezekiel 22

One of my favorite shows is Highway to Heaven. In the series, Michael Landon plays an angel named Jonathan Smith, who helps people. He is assisted by an ex-cop, Mark Gordon, who is played by Victor French. I got the … Continue reading

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What Do the Nations Think?

God is especially concerned about his reputation in the Book of Ezekiel. He really cares about what the nations think about him. In Ezekiel 36:22-23, for example, he says that he will deliver Judah for the sake of his own … Continue reading

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