Theopolis Podcast: Mary, Elizabeth, and the Magnificat (Advent to Epiphany)

Peter Leithart, Jeff Meyers, and I continue our series in Luke, discussing Luke 1:39-56 and Mary’s visit to Elizabeth.

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Did the Mosaic Covenant End at the Battle of Aphek?

In Peter Leithart’s A House For My Name, he says that the mosaic covenant comes to an end when the ark is taken by the philistines in 1 Samuel. Is this correct to say the covenant has ended? Or that the Lord undergoes the punishment so as to continue his covenant with them? It seems the prophets during the monarchical period assume the continued validity of the mosaic covenant. If you could provide clarification and correction that would be helpful.

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Transcript for the Second Day of Christmas: Samuel in Luke

One of my supporters has very kindly transcribed this video, the second of my series for the twelve days of Christmas. I don’t have time to transcribe my videos myself, so anyone willing to volunteer to transcribe one video every week or fortnight would be greatly appreciated! The transcript is very lightly edited at a few points for the purpose of comprehension.

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