A Little Essay on Hebrews

This short essay offers the following: (1) a broad historical background to the Letter to the Hebrews, (2) what we know (and do not know) about this writing, and (3) the two points of its message, namely, the Revelation and the Pilgrimage.

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Jay Wilcoxen
MATTHEW: Gospel for a Teaching Church

The Gospel readings for 2014 will come mainly from the Gospel According to Matthew. This Gospel was composed around 90 CE, probably in Antioch in Syria, a city heavily Jewish and mainly Greek-speaking. “Matthew” put into good flowing Greek the accepted teaching of that second-generation church just as it had finally separated from its roots in the Jewish synagogue.

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Jay Wilcoxen