Tag Archives: New Testament

Galatians: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

Who were the Galatians? They were a warring people with a history that is not so good. The “Gauls” are named after Gaul of Thrace.  They are descendents of the Celts which as you know, Great Britain eventually descended from.  … Continue reading

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1st and 2nd Corinthians: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

The following is a picture of P46. “P” stands for papyrus.     Extant (text that has survived from the past to the present time) Biblical fragments have numbers associated with them to differentiate them from one another, in this … Continue reading

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ROMANS: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

Sha’ul’s letter to the Romans has more references to the Tanakh (Old Testament) than any of his other epistles (letters) – over 60 references!  There is an implication by many scholars, past and present, that if you could only have … Continue reading

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James, the Synagogue, and Jesus – part 2

As part 2 of this study of tough things to come to terms with, let’s jump right in with a couple of questions:   If I say synagogue, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Is it, … Continue reading

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ACTS: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

There are some really old biblical fragments that we have in our possession that tell us that the text of the bible is accurate.  This is important to point out because the B’rit Hadasha (New Testament) quotes the Tanakh (Old … Continue reading

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JOHN: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

One of the oldest fragments we have of the B’rit Hadasha (New Covenant – New Testament) is fragment P52.  It is also known as the Rylands fragment named so after John Rylands.  It was found in Egypt in the 1920s.  … Continue reading

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LUKE: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

Of Matthew Mark and Luke, the book with the largest amount of information unique to itself is Luke – about 35% or 1/3 of the book of Luke is unique to Luke.  Luke is also the longest of the four … Continue reading

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MARK: Old Testament quotes in the New Testament

It is hard sometime to find specific tools to help you study – in the way that you want to study. One of the things I looked for and had a hard time finding was a side-by-side comparison of the Older … Continue reading

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I heard that “Messianics” were a cult . . .

Your world has been turned upside down! You leader is dead. He was accused of sedition, tried, found guilty, and executed by the state government. You are afraid – and yet you are not fearful.  You are alone – and … Continue reading

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The Jewish “New Testament”?!?

Jeremiah 31:31 (CJB) 31 “Here, the days are coming,” says Adonai, “when I will make a new covenant with the house of Isra’el and with the house of Y’hudah. Does this say,  “a new covenant with Christians” or “a new … Continue reading

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