Apr 29, 2022

Four Elements of Premillennialism

Michael Vlach has a succinct discussion here. Concerning the fourth point, I believe that Vlach would allow for 1000 to be understood literally or symbolically of a long period of time.

Apr 28, 2022

Themelios 47:1

You can access the latest issue of Themelios for free in three different formats: (1) PDF, (2) web version, and (3) Logos Bible Software.

Apr 27, 2022

Psalm 74

I am working on a commentary on the Psalms. I have decided to compile some helpful links that I discovered during my research. It includes a mix of exegetical and sermonic links. Here is what I have for Psalm 74 (in no particular order). Feel free to mention any that you find helpful in the comments section.

Analysis by C. J. Labuschagne: https://www.labuschagne.nl/ps074.pdf

William Barrick’s notes: https://drbarrick.org/files/studynotes/Psalms/Ps_074.pdf

Psalm 74 devotional: https://www.generations.org/devotionals/87

Apr 26, 2022

John 21: 153 fish, 2 Greek Words for Love, and 3 Loves

Ian Paul has posted some good discussion links here on the153 fish, two Greek words for love, and the three loves in John 21.

Apr 25, 2022

Six Biblical Hebrew Words to Know

Obviously there are way more than six, but Mike Leake shares his six here.

Apr 24, 2022

The Latest Issue of the Review of Biblical Literature

The latest issue of Review of Biblical Literature is out. Reviews can be accessed by clicking the links below but unfortunately you must be a SBL member to read them.

Andrea M. Berlin and Paul J. Kosmin, eds., The Middle Maccabees: Archaeology, History, and the Rise of the Hasmonean Kingdom
Bruce Chilton

Katrien De Graef and Anne Goddeeris, eds., Law and (Dis)Order in the Ancient Near East: Proceedings of the 59th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale Held at Ghent, Belgium, 15–19 July 2013
M. J. Geller

Matthias Köckert, Von Jakob zu Abraham: Studien zum Buch Genesis
Stephen Germany

Jutta Krispenz, ed., Scribes as Sages and Prophets: Scribal Traditions in Biblical Wisdom Literature and in the Book of the Twelve
Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

Rosemary Margaret Luff, The Impact of Jesus in First-Century Palestine: Textual and Archaeological Evidence for Long-Standing Discontent
Jonathan L. Reed

Brant Pitre, Michael P. Barber, and John A. Kincaid, Paul, a New Covenant Jew: Rethinking Pauline Theology
David A. Burnett

Éric Rebillard, The Early Martyr Narratives: Neither Authentic Accounts Nor Forgeries
Jan Willem van Henten

Joseph Too Shao and Rosa Ching Shao, Ezra and Nehemiah: A Pastoral and Contextual Commentary
Elaine Wei-Fun Goh

James W. Watts, ed., Sensing Sacred Texts
John W. Fadden

Burkard M. Zapff, Micha
Kristin Weingart