development in divine dealings with sin

Progressive revelation is the theological understanding¬† for hermeneutics (biblical interpretation) which acknowledges the way in which themes that emerge early in Scripture go through development and change.¬† The big framework for this is the Old and New Covenants/Testaments, where it is often said that Christ is “in the Old concealed and in the New revealed”.… Continue reading development in divine dealings with sin

rain and bows

When it rains… look for rainbows. Our son Tom quoted this message from a T-shirt today, as we finished off our lunch and looked out the window at the rain. The imagery of the rainbow is used by peace activists, the queer community, sunday school teachers, and more. ¬†It draws its formative significance, of course,… Continue reading rain and bows