In Matthew 6.11, Jesus teaches us to pray for daily bread. Scholars have taken this petition in the Lord's prayer in a few different ways. Since the Greek term epiousion is used only in the NT in the Lord's Prayer, it isn't easy to pin down the precise meaning. One major interpretation is that this… Continue reading Our Daily Bread: Already or Not Yet?
In the intro to the long awaited commentary of the NT use of the OT by our favorites, Beale and Carson, they list six questions they've asked the contributing scholars to answer while commenting on the NT books. While all six are very good hermeneutical/exegetical questions to ask, I thought #2 was brilliant and most helpful… Continue reading On the NT use of the OT