Category: New Testament


Random Saturday Morning Bible Thought

I’d love to do—not a true commentary per se—but a close reading that puts 1 Corinthians into conversation with Ephesians. 1 Corinthians is the preeminent Pauline book on the practicalities of church life: what...


Reading Ephesians

I’ve been reading through Ephesians for lectio and its taking me forever to get through it. (And that’s a good thing.) I keep getting caught on passages and will sometimes just sit there and...


Hatin’ on the NRSV

This weekend’s Gospel foregrounds one of my pet peeves about the NRSV; it’s translations can be down-right misleading in ways that obscure some fascinating stuff. In this Sunday’s reading they fooled around with Matt...