In Leviticus 16 there are two goats: one given to Yahweh, and one given to Azazel. But who’s Azazel? And why is he given a goat? And what does it have to do with a message in our series on the Gospel of Matthew?
Learn more about tonight’s message in Michael Heiser’s book, The Unseen Realm, or in Hans Moscicke’s academic paper, “The Gerasene Exorcism and Jesus’s Eschatological Expulsion of Cosmic Powers: Echoes of Second Temple Scapegoat Traditions in Mark 5.1-20.”