The Golden Era of Biblical Exposition

For several centuries, Western readers of the English text utilized the Douay-Rheims version of the Bible originally completed in 1609 at Douay, France which was a direct translation of Jerome’s Latin Vulgate. Across the channel in Great Britain between 1585 and 1611, the original King James Version was issued. This followed Stephan’s Received Text for […]

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Is the New Testament a Gnostic Document?

There’s much deception in the air today from a few leading scholars regarding the New Testament text. This is a spin-off from the days of Rudolf Bultmann. The main target was the Gospel of John and its so-called Docetic influences upon the New Testament corpus as a whole. While this notion of proto-gnostism certainly had […]

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The Temple Scroll and the Reign of God

The drama of the cosmic temple liturgy the purpose of which has not been understood by most Christian communities. Since temple scroll was originally was originally published in the Dead Sea Scrolls collection found in 1947. These liturgical texts often use dates and cosmic time sequences to show the action of Yahweh in His Temple […]

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Should Church Leaders be Educated?

In today’s world of fad oriented Christian teaching, one could certainly ask the question whether or not education serves any real purpose in the life of most Christian believers. Even the Sabbath School Quarterly approach used by Sabbath and traditional churches was developed by D. L. Moody to reach the illiterate classes in the Chicago […]

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