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Serving in the tabernacle in heaven: sacred space, Jesus’s high-priestly sacrifice, and Hebrews’ analogical theology
(Brill, 2016-05) - Book item,
In Hebrews the sacred space of the heavenly tabernacle and the sacrifice Jesus offers there are often interpreted as part of an extended metaphor intended to explain the salvific benefits of the event of Jesus’s crucifixion ...
The hermeneutics of scribal rewriting in Targum Jonathan Ezekiel
(2014-12) - Journal article,
This paper examines a number of expansions and rewordings in Tg. J. Ezek 1 that alter or elaborate upon the description of the celestial creatures. The object is threefold: to identify textual cues within the Targum’s ...
Atonement at the right hand: the sacrificial significance of Jesus’ exaltation in Acts
(2016-10) - Journal article,
Luke-Acts is strangely silent regarding the sacrificial significance of Jesus’ crucifixion. Curiously, too, Acts more closely links the salvific benefits that Jesus provides with his resurrection and exaltation than with ...
How Greek was Paul's Eschatology?
(2015-04) - Journal article,
Wisdom of Solomon, Canon and Authority
(2013) - Journal article,
The book known as the Wisdom of Solomon seems to have been held in high enough regard for it to come to the aid of many in the Early Church, at least from the time of Origen until that of Theodoret. A consideration of how ...
The origins of Pauline theology : paratexts and Priscillian of Avila’s Canons on the Letters of the Apostle Paul
(2017-01) - Journal article,
Pauline theology is a well-established undertaking in modern New Testament studies, and yet it is almost entirely without precedent prior to the nineteenth century. This article explores the enterprise of Pauline theology ...
Revelation 19.16's inscribed thigh : an allusion to Gen 49.10b
(2014-04) - Journal article,
The inscribed thigh of the rider on the white horse in Rev 19.16 is an allusion to an MT-like Gen 49.10b text. The phrase 'inscribed on his thigh' was a legitimate translation of the words found in Gen 49.10b at the time ...
The role of Jesus' resurrection in the Epistle to the Hebrews, once again : a brief response to Jean-René Moret
(2016-04) - Journal article,
Attending to the story of Adam, Eve, and the Fall
(2017-05-05) - Journal article,
In response to Hud Hudson's The Fall and Hypertime, I raise the question as to whether it is constructive to to use the story of Adam, Eve, and the Fall to make a specific apologetic point that draws attention to a reading ...
Translating dikaiosynē : a response
(2014-07) - Journal article,
A response to Richard Moore’s critique of N. T. Wright’s translation of Paul’s use of δικαιοσύνη language.