The gospel and the transformation of Israel’s story beyond its borders

In my last post, we looked at what the main point of the Old Testament is. A good time was had by all and lives were changed, I’m sure. Remember, I am not saying that land is “the center” of the Old Testament, but, boy oh boy, it is important. Think about it: where in [Read More…]

And the main point of the entire Old Testament is….

I was taught in seminary and graduate school, as were many others of my generation and several before that, that the OT doesn’t have “a” central point–there’s no central concept around which you can organize the OT. The OT is too diverse for that sort of thing. As soon as you find a theme that [Read More…]