For Starters In short, these two theologies are "big picture" theologies. Each focuses on the overall story of the Scriptures as it unfolds with their differences being in how each approach views Scripture's narrative with different angles &/or foci. It is often stated that Covenant Theology focuses on the continuity of all Scripture whereas Dispensational … Continue reading Covenantal Theology & Dispensational Theology
God wants your life. Not one hour a week, not 10% of your income, He wants you.R.C. Sproul
It was mentioned before that Hebrew has a cursive style of writing. So today I want to share with you what that looks like and the best source I have found is in the following video. The "written" or "handwriting" form they keep referencing in the video is also called the cursive. https://youtu.be/sEuRdbtQNYE Of course, … Continue reading Hebrew Tidbit #7
Dictionary.com noun an agreement, usually formal, between two or more persons to do or not do something specified.Law. an incidental clause in such an agreement.Ecclesiastical. a solemn agreement between the members of a church to act together in harmony with the precepts of the gospel. verb (used without object) to enter into a covenant. verb (used with … Continue reading Covenant
“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.”― C.S. Lewis
Hebrew is not a tense-based language. This can be a difficult component for not only English native speakers to grasp but for most who learned a western language first. Hebrew is a language of aspect and in order to translate into English which has tenses you have to consider which aspect you are translating from … Continue reading Hebrew Tidbit #6
Happy birthday Jesus! Thank you Lord for sending us your Son! Merry Christmas everyone! Enjoy this time with family and friends and remember the reason for this holiday! Jesus Christ is our savior and we remember at this time why it was He came to Earth as a child, to die for our sins that … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Today - agape In the Greek: αγαπη Pronunciation (Erasmian): ag-ah'-pay Definition/approximate English equivalent: love, charitably, dear Example of its use: Romans 5:8 (Tischendorf): συνίστησιν δὲ τὴν ἑαυτοῦ ἀγάπην εἰς ἡμᾶς ὁ θεὸς ὅτι ἔτι ἁμαρτωλῶν ὄντων ἡμῶν Χριστὸς ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν ἀπέθανεν:
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.Proverbs 15:1 A great reminder that it is wise to watch one's tone of voice!
One of the things I have craved in studying Hebrew is being able to hear the words I was studying being spoken. However, the dilemma I quickly ran into was that I was actually studying Biblical Hebrew and most sources out there like electronic dictionaries and such are Modern Hebrew. Why is this a problem? … Continue reading Hebrew Tidbit #5