Denis Lamoureux’s conclusion to his series on biblical genealogies

Today we conclude the 6-part audio-slide series by Denis Lamoureux on biblical genealogies (part 1 is here). In this episode, Lamoureux summaries the main findings and conclusions of his previous episodes, namely how the genealogies of Jesus, the Patriarchs, and Adam function. He also reminds us of the “agenda” that drives him to make this series of slide [Read More…]

who were Jesus’ ancestors? (Lamoureux on genealogies, part 2)

Today we continue with part 2 of a 6-part audio-slide series by Denis Lamoureux on biblical genealogies. Jesus’ genealogy is found in Matthew 1 and Luke 3, and they are significantly–and I think it is fair to say, irreconcilably–different. They differ, however, as Lamoureux tells us, because as ancient genealogies, they serve a primarily theological function, rather than being [Read More…]

what are biblical genealogies and what do they do? (guest series by Denis Lamoureux)

Today we begin a 6-part audio-slide series by Denis Lamoureux on the always gripping, never boring, live-changing topic of all those “begats” in the Bible, a.k.a., biblical genealogies. Stop rolling your eyes. Actually, in my experience, genealogies–what they are and how they function in the Bible–is about as commonly misunderstood as any biblical genre. As Lamoureux puts it, “Most [Read More…]