The Book of Job is a portal into an unseen war, a tribute to the glory of God in creation, and a testimony to the fact that people inevitably disappoint each other and that great men are only men after all. This book can be very confusing, with so much wisdom to unpack, and therefore… Continue reading James: A Commentary on The Book of Job?
Before Moses gave the Ten Commandments to the tribes of Israel, before the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, and before Muhammad founded Islam, there was a mighty son of the East who lost everything and wanted to enter God's court with boldness ("like a prince"). Jews, Christians and Muslims honor him. Scholars are puzzled by him. Even… Continue reading Dusting Off The Arab Hero of The Bible
Dear Uncle Bud, How are you? Had any visitors lately? How's your new prosthetic working? Yes, the trip was ok and everyone's fine. Flying with El Al afforded fifteen solid hours to get pre-acclimated to Israeli bluntness and the rich sound of spoken Hebrew. The gate at Los Angeles International Airport is very remote and… Continue reading A Letter To The Man In Orange