Introductory Thoughts on Abraham

This is part of a larger piece on Abraham I've been tinkering with. I find he is highly underrated as a core theological figure. Image h/t https://catholic-resources.org/Art/Dore-OT.htm Abraham is the spiritual father of both covenants (Galatians 4:22-24), and therefore any proper understanding of the contrast of Old and New must begin at Abraham. Abraham’s life … Continue reading Introductory Thoughts on Abraham

The Tabernacle of David and Israel’s Spiritual Eras

All of Israel except two – Joshua and Caleb – died in the wilderness before entering the land. Perhaps the reason was that the Egyptian culture had been woven into Israel’s thinking and would need to be extirpated to maximize the success of the new nation. Although they remained a distinct entity ethnically, in Egypt … Continue reading The Tabernacle of David and Israel’s Spiritual Eras