This section has essays upon passages of scripture grouped by their place in
the Bible. Note that if you are after Isaiah, Daniel, Mark, Revelation or the
Epistles then you need to use on of the menu items above first.
Pre-Exilic Old Testament
The Ten Plagues of Exodus A tabular overview
of the 10 plagues showing the common and non-common features between them
- Elijah and Elisha A
detailed comparison and contrast of Elisha and Elijah suggesting that the lives
of the two prophets picture the progression of the New and Old Covenants.
- Psalm 23 An exposition of Psalm 23 and
plea for a general application of it - not just at funerals!
- Isaiah An extensive series of essays upon
the prophecy of Isaiah.
- Ezekiel 1 An
exposition of this extremely interesting portion of the prophesy of Ezekiel.
Delivered over two weeks at Cambridge Road
- Ezekiel 2 An exposition of Ezekiel 2, how to
react to a desire to serve God. - Delivered at Boca Raton Bible Chapel, April 7th 2002
- Ezekiel 3 An
exposition of Ezekiel 3, again delivered at Cambridge Road Gospel Hall (just
before Christmas). A little tough in places but then that is the way Ezekiel
- Daniel An extensive number of essays upon
different parts of Daniel are available here.
- Habakkuk 3 - poetry in
motion A tour of the symbolism and literary structure of Habakkuk 3.
Post-Exilic Old Testament
Ezra 2-6 Facing
Opposition An essay written as an introduction to Haggai but that really is
an exposition of Ezra 2-6; dealing with the issue of the opposition that we face
and how we render ourselves susceptible to it.
An exposition of Haggai 1, really used as a call to arms at Boca Raton Bible
Chapel, 15th April 2001
- Hag 1:11 - Correction An
essay discussing the correction of God, based upon Hag 1:11 but dealing with
many relevant verses from Old and New testament.
- Zechariah 4 : The Two
Anointed Ones This essay treats the symbolism of Zechariah 4 in depth. In
particular it seeks to apply it literally at the time of the vision and to
harmonize this with the reference in Revelation 11.
- Zechariah 14: In That Day
A description of 'That Day' from Zechariah 14; showing that it is clearly
designed for literal interpretation. It discusses the so-called Battle of
Armageddon and millennial kingdom.
The Feeding of the 5000 A detailed
essay covering this miracle from all four Gospels; comparing and contrasting
each one. Additionally a summary of key differences is given and the traditional
classifications of the gospel is reviewed in the light of this miracle.
An extensive series of essays upon the Gospel of Mark.
1:1-3 An exposition of the first three verses of John. Somewhat technical
as it attempts to unravel some of the depth of this Gospels opening. Hopefully
it should be approachable by most people.
- To Her Royal Highness Queen Candace
A (fictitious) letter to Queen Candace from the Ethiopian Eunuch.
- Biblical Mission This essay is
really a part of the mission section. However
it is a detailed look at the first twenty-two chapters of Acts in the context of
mission; hence I am noting it here for convenience.
- Acts 17 - Thessalonica Bible Study Notes on the founding of a powerful church
- Acts 17 - Mars
Hill A gospel address based upon Paul's sermon on Mars Hill. Delivered 15th
April 2001 (Easter Sunday) and Boca Raton Bible chapel
- Essays on the Epistles are available from a
- Revelation An extensive series of essays