the psalm 8 balance

One of my favourite Psalms is the eighth. I’m using it – very briefly – for a baptism sermon this Sunday, which will have absolutely no room to even begin to extol the kind of technical beauties this gem has. First of all, there’s the structure.  Check this out: A Lord how majestic is your… Continue reading the psalm 8 balance

god-word beginning

Two brief (and certainly unoriginal) observations on John 1:1. The Greek Text εν αρχη ην ο λογος και ο λογος ην προς τον θεον και θεος ην ο λογος A rough English equivalent In the Beginning was the Word and the Word was toward the God and God was the Word First, one must note the Parallelism of the… Continue reading god-word beginning