Month: February 2017

What is the Genesis for the Concept of the Suffering Messiah?

William the Unworthy The occurrences in the New Testament fulfill the prophecies of the Suffering Messiah in the Old Testament. Where did this idea originate? Luke 24:27 “And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, He interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself.” From the Resurrected Christ on the ‘walk to… Read more »

Does God Harden a Heart?

WILLIAM THE UNWORTHY Does God harden a heart? Exodus 8:32 “But Pharaoh hardened his heart this time also, and did not let the people go.” So Pharaoh hardened his own heart … right? But… Exodus 9:12 “But the Lord hardened the heart of Pharaoh, and he did not listen to them, as the Lord had… Read more »

William the Unworthy …. What is your soul?

William the Unworthy …. What is your soul? Scripture is replete with the comparison of the narrow and the wide way, or the lost soul and hardening of his/her heart. Matthew 13-14  “Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many… Read more »

Bones: Freedom Depends on Guarantees

Bones: Freedom Depends on Guarantees The Bible and the Constitution the Bedrock of America The rule of law, be it political or theological, depends on the written guarantees incorporated in the documents of its founders (i.e. the Founding Fathers of America (Constitution) and Moses (the Bible).  And make no mistake, this nation’s laws and its… Read more »

Is Neil Gorsuch the Ideal Candidate for the Supreme Court?

Is Neil Gorsuch the Ideal Candidate for the Supreme Court? What are the characteristics one looks for in a life time appointment to the highest court in the land?  For me it is integrity and qualifications.  Moreover, will the nomination turn the court to one extreme or another… i.e. will he be the opposite of… Read more »