God Baptizing God with God

There’s a good chance we’ve heard the story of John the Baptist baptizing Jesus so many times in church that we’ve failed to actually pay attention to what happened. Somehow in someway, God has just baptized God with God—that is to say that the Father has sent the Holy Spirit to the Son. Because of…

Jesus Revealed

The transfiguration is a strange story that has left many confused as they read it. But things start to make a little more sense once we understand “shininess” from a Scriptural and ancient Jewish understanding. Also, we expect to see that shininess on Jesus once we start recognizing his presence in the Old Testament. Check…