Theological interpretation and Biblical criticism: Zech 4.1-14

Zechariah 4:1-14 presents an interesting textual conundrum.  Read the following: And the angel who talked with me came again and woke me, like a man who is awakened out of his sleep. 2 And he said to me, "What do you see?" I said, "I see, and behold, a lampstand all of gold, with a… Continue reading Theological interpretation and Biblical criticism: Zech 4.1-14

A nice summary of Childs by Phil . . .

Phil Sumpter has a really helpful post over on Narrative and Ontology describing the ins and outs of what Brevard Childs' "canonical approach" is all about.  Childs is a tough nut to crack and while I don't begin to pretend that I've got him figured out, I've been grateful for his approach as a way… Continue reading A nice summary of Childs by Phil . . .