A syncretistic heresy had crept into the church, and Paul was eager to see them through this to see Christ as all-sufficient. The only way they could make it through this is if Christ and Christ alone was the place where they planted their roots.
Editors Note: This post is in a series of 4 posts from a paper I did in my graduate studies. See Part 1 here. Part 2 Here. Part 3 Here. This is part 4! This is the second part of the series that examines the passage exegetically. Part 4 zeroes in on Col. 2:16-23. The Defense [...]
Editors Note: This post is in a series of 4 posts from a paper I did in my graduate studies. See Part 1 here. Part 2 Here. This is part 3! This is the second part of the series that examines the passage exegetically. Part 3 zeroes in on Col. 2:11-15. Paul gives his first [...]
The Colossian heresy has been a highly debated subject with apparently 44 different identifications of what this heresy might be. In this blog, I briefly summarize 4 of the primary views of what it might've been.
Finished books of 2013 This is a list of all the books I've read this 2013. Books from school, books from within the Bible, and Books that are pleasure reading. I hope this list encourages anyone and everyone to be avid readers to love God with your minds and to take every thought captive that [...]