Jude 9-13 a Commentary

Continuing the series in Jude. 9 But when the archangel Michael, contending with the devil, was disputing about the body of Moses, he did not presume to pronounce a blasphemous judgment, but said, “The Lord rebuke you.” 10 But these people blaspheme all that they do not understand, and they are destroyed by all that they, like…

Jude 5-8 a Commentary

Looking at part two of this short book of Jude which is uncannily appropriate for our culture today. Jude has as much to say to us as he did in the first century. Now I want to remind you, although you once fully knew it, that Jesus, who saved a people out of the land of Egypt,…

Jude 1-4 a Commentary

During seminary I had the task of translating Jude among other books in the New Testament and I was toying with the idea of writing a commentary and I decided, why not? Jude it one of the shorter books in the Bible.  So here it goes Jude in five blogs: Jude 1 English Standard Version…

Beat the System

I recently was inspired to listen to my Christian 80’s rock again. I always come back to Petra and Stryper as bands that not only had great music, but they had theology that not a lot of today’s music seem to be able find.  This is not another blog about Christian music though it is…