BEMA Session 3: Gospels

BEMA Session 3: Gospels

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96: But I Say Unto You
Dec 13 • 38 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings finish the fifth chapter of Matthew, surveying the many examples Jesus gives for properly interpreting the Text.
95: Abolish or Fulfill
Dec 6 • 37 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings look at the next few verses in the Sermon on the Mount where Jesus speaks of the relationship between his teaching and the teachings of the Hebrew scriptures.
94: Hope of the World
Nov 29 • 25 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings resume looking at the opening teachings of Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount and how he sets the stage for his interpretation of Torah.
93: Blessed
Nov 15 • 37 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings continue the journey through the gospel of Matthew and into the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount.
92: How to Bring Order Out of Chaos
Nov 8 • 27 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings examine the stories of Jesus’s baptism and temptation.
91: Tavilah T’Shuvah
Nov 1 • 37 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings dive into the third chapter of the gospel of Matthew, uncovering the ministry of John the Baptist.
90: A Gospel of Two Kingdoms
Oct 25 • 23 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings finish looking at the story of the birth of Jesus, juxtaposing two kings and the kingdoms that they bring.
89: Written in the Stars
Oct 18 • 44 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings begin the trek through the gospel narrative of Matthew and the life and ministry of Jesus, starting with a look at the story of the birth of Jesus and the visit of the Magi.
88: Setting the Stage
Oct 11 • 26 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings set the stage for our journey through the gospels by looking at the geographical region of the Galilee where Jesus did most of his ministry.
87: John — Grafted
Oct 4 • 40 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings spend time in the gospel of John, investigating the different tools he uses in speaking to his particular audience.
86: Luke — Ordered
Sep 27 • 22 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings look at the gospel of Luke and wrestle with the many perspectives regarding his audience and his agenda.
85: Mark — Roman Gospel
Sep 20 • 39 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings examine the gospel narrative of Mark, noting his distinct audience and the intentional methods he used to communicate the euangelion to them.
84: Matthew — Mumzer
Sep 13 • 32 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings look at the record of Matthew, attempting to understand his unique agenda as he presents the life and ministry of his Rabbi Jesus.
83: Gospel Narrative
Sep 6 • 32 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings take a look at the ancient use of gospel (euangelion in Greek) and how the New Testament writers are subversively playing off of this Greco-Roman idea.
82: The Text — When, Where, Who, and Why
Aug 30 • 49 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings wrestle with the questions surrounding the authorship of the Text.
81: Silent Years — Association
Aug 16 • 36 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings discuss the perfect timing spoken of in Galatians 4:4 in reference to the coming of Jesus in his cultural context. We also wrestle with the personal implications of the different responses to Hellenism in our world today.
80: Silent Years — Pharisees
Aug 2 • 24 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings, with special guest Megan Gambino, near the end of our journey through the silent years and the context of Jesus’s ministry, examining the Pharisees.
79: Silent Years — Zealots
Jul 19 • 40 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings, joined by special guest Megan Gambino, continue the journey through the silent years and the context of Jesus’s ministry, examining the group known as the Zealots.
78: Silent Years — Essenes
Jul 5 • 21 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings continue a look at the responses to Hellenism in the world of first-century Judaism, this time examining the group known as the Essenes.
77: Silent Years — Herodians
Jun 21 • 31 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings continue a look at the responses to Hellenism in the world of first-century Judaism, this time examining the group known as Herodians.
76: Silent Years — Sadducees
Jun 7 • 32 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings begin an in-depth look at the five different responses to Hellenism in the first-century world of Judaism by examining the priestly group known as the Sadducees.
75: Silent Years — Welcome to Hellenism
May 24 • 31 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings, joined by special guest Jim Feicht, continue their examination of the context of the world of Jesus. The last episode covered the context of Judaism specifically, whereas this episode covers the context of the surrounding…
74: Silent Years — Synagogue
May 10 • 42 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings are joined by special guest Jim Feicht. They begin the journey into the historical context of the world of Jesus, looking at the new Judaism that arose from the ashes of exile.
73: Session 3 Intro
Apr 26 • 20 min
Marty Solomon and Brent Billings introduce the third session of the BEMA Podcast with special guest Jim Feicht, discussing what to expect in the upcoming session and reviewing where we have been to this point.