Peter Leithart, James Bejon, Jeff Meyers, and I continue our new series on the genealogies of the Bible, looking at the descendants of Esau in Genesis 36.
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Today, I discuss Genesis 36 and Edom as Israel’s twin.
Continue reading “The Family of Abraham: Part 26—Edom”
Today, I comment on Genesis 25, where we see Abraham’s death and the beginning of the great struggle between Esau and Jacob.
Continue reading “The Family of Abraham: Part 15—Abraham Dies and Esau and Jacob are Born”
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Continue reading “Transcript for the Tenth Day of Christmas: Balaam and the Magi”
One of my supporters has very kindly transcribed this video, the seventh 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.
Continue reading “Transcript for the Sixth Day of Christmas: Herod, the Wronged Villain”
Over the Christmas period, I am posting videos exploring biblical echoes and symmetries in the stories of the nativity in the gospels. In this seventh video I discuss the villain of the account, Herod, and the complicated history that lies behind him. I have more to say about these themes in my book, Echoes of Exodus. I also reference Peter Leithart’s recent commentary on Matthew’s gospel.
Continue reading “The Seventh Day of Christmas: Herod, the Wronged Villain”