Jesus is tempted in the wilderness and calls his first disciples.
John the Baptist’s ministry provides the setting for the manifestation of Jesus.
On this week’s Mere Fidelity, Matt, Derek, Andrew, and I discuss the temptations of Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane.
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Peter Leithart, James Jordan, and I answer three questions sent in by listeners: 1. why weren’t the Israelites circumcised in the wilderness? 2. What is the meaning of the second sign of leprosy given to Moses? 3. Is the strong man of Jesus’ teaching to be connected with Goliath?
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In this episode, I discuss the birth of Isaac and the sending out of Hagar and Ishmael.