Luke 1:5-25

Monday, March 25, 2024

Luke 1:5-25.pdf
The Annunciation of the Theotokos is an annual feast celebrated in the Orthodox Church every March 25th, which is nine months before Nativity (Christmas).
On this day, the church celebrates announcement of good news by the archangel...

Proverbs 8:22-31 (LXX)

Sunday, December 31, 2023

Proverbs 8:22-31 LXX.pdf
By way of explanation, I want to include (and somewhat respond to) a few well respected teachers. First, Dr. Leland Ryken, who is an expert on the Bible as literature, in a recent blog entry (

Matthew 24:1-44

Friday, December 29, 2023

Matthew 24.1-44 English
Matthew 24.1-44 Greek
After posting the blog entry for Daniel 9:24-27, it became apparent (to me) that the destruction of Jerusalem was implicated at the end of Daniel’s seventieth week. So, I wanted to further investigate...

Romans 5:1-11

Monday, December 4, 2023

Romans 5:1-11.pdf
Note: The rest of the Roman series was posted back in 2008-2009. This Romans 5:1-11 pericope was inadvertandly omitted at some point and so I am reposting the (revised) structure. 
First of all, Romans 5:1 contains a textual...

Daniel 9:24-27 (LXX)

Saturday, November 26, 2022

Daniel 9.24-27 LXX.pdf
See also my “Seventy Weeks of Daniel” attachment in the text below.
This post features both the literary structure of Daniel 9:24-27 and my own interpretation of the passage in the commentary below. 
I hope a close study...


Chiastic Structures

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