The Covenantal Background of Galatians 4:1-7

This is part 2 of a 3 part look at Galatians 4:1-7. Part 1 can be read HERE   The book of Galatians is a covenantal masterpiece.  In it, Paul explains the relationship between the Law and the Gospel, and how Christ is the center of redemptive history.  Gal. 4:1-7 is the hinge on whichContinue reading “The Covenantal Background of Galatians 4:1-7”

Why “The Fullness of Time” Has Nothing to do with Roman Roads

This is part 1 of a 3 part look at Galatians 4:1-7.   In the social media age, sound-bytes tend to win out over sound exegesis. There is a temptation to use catchy phrases or beautiful imagery to prove a point at the expense of accurate exposition. There are certain phrases, illustrations, and interpretations thatContinue reading “Why “The Fullness of Time” Has Nothing to do with Roman Roads”