Category Archives: Bible

Interpreting Ezekiel

In the earlier post “Ezekiel and The Warnings of Scripture” I mentioned that, “In the book of Ezekiel I am often left to meditate on and ponder the full depth and meaning of the symbolism given, and the relation of … Continue reading

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The Sins of Generations

It’s natural for anyone who seriously considers sin to eventually come around to the matter of sin and the family unit. We might ask “Is a father (or mother) responsible for the sins of the child? After all, they were … Continue reading

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Ezekiel and The Warnings of Scripture

I find it troubling how so much of present day Christianity finds so little use for the Old Testament, or, in using it, so mis-use it. Most would not verbally say that the Old Testament isn’t important, (though the more … Continue reading

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The Transfiguration and The Centrality of Christ

**** “For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form” (Col. 2:9) “And he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, to be put … Continue reading

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Aroma of Death

(Note: The thought here is related to that of my earlier piece “You Must Die!” This is just a further meditation that could be tacked onto that.) Toward the end of the book of Jeremiah we read how everything that … Continue reading

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You Must Die!

I was recently reading in Jeremiah and came to chapter 26 where Jeremiah has a confrontation with the people of Jerusalem at the temple. The priests, the prophets and all the people heard Jeremiah speak these words in the house … Continue reading

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Control and Correction

Another short meditation on Jeremiah. Last week I was continuing my reading in Jeremiah when I came to Jeremiah’s prayer in chapter 10, where he says: “I know, O Lord, that a man’s life is not his own; it is … Continue reading

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I Am With You

Something other than stories about Grandma and Grandpa today . . . **** This morning I was reading the beginning of the book of Jeremiah and this passage reached out to me: The word of the Lord came to me, … Continue reading

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