Faith Leading Reason

How does the Bible describe Abraham’s reasoning process when God told Abraham to offer up Isaac (Gen 22:1-2; Heb 11:17-19)? After he warned them about the leaven of the religious teachers, why did the Lord Jesus start his rebuke with the words, “O you of little...

Jesus’ Prayer in John 17

The Upper Room Discourse (Jn 13-17) concludes with the ‘high priestly prayer’ of Jesus. At the time Jesus prayed this prayer, he had not yet entered his high priestly ministry, but Jesus was within 24 hours of being crucified and buried — and about six weeks later,...

Jesus se gebed in Johannes 17

Die laaste onderwys aan die dissipels in die bo-kamer (Joh 13-17) sluit af met die ‘hoëpriesterlike gebed’ van Jesus. Toe Jesus dié gebed gebid het was hy nog nie in sy hoëpriesterlike bediening nie, maar binne 24 uur daarna is Jesus gekruisig en begrawe — en omtrent...

Wat doen Jesus tans in die hemel?

Wat doen Jesus (in sy menslikheid) tans in die hemel — ʼn tyd wat sommige die ‘huidige sessie’ noem? Tree Christus tans op as ʼn profeet, ʼn hoëpriester of as ʼn koning — of funksioneer hy gelyktydig in al drie hierdie ampte? Wat doen Christus as hoëpriester? Tydens...

The Present Session

What is Jesus (in his humanity) currently doing while he is in heaven — a time that some call the ‘present session’? Is Christ acting as a prophet, as a high priest or as a king — or is he functioning in all these offices simultaneously? What are the activities of...