A Journal of Judeo-Christian History, Theology and Culture


``In essentials, unity; in nonessentials, liberty; and in all things, charity.''


-saying attributed to Peter Meiderlin (1582-1651)

Issue 30

December 2015




In This Issue:  Writing for the Center for Judaic-Christian Studies


Pilate the Accidental Prophet


Who Taught “Hate your Enemy”, and Why?


Jesus and the Temple Tax


Divine Dermatology


The Two-Stage Healing in Mark 8:22-26


Rebuke and Forgiveness


Hallowing God’s Name:  Balaam and Beyond


Hallowing God’s Name:  The Example of Moses


The Book of the Generations of Jesus


Jesus and Jacob’s Ladder


Fleeing Porneia with Joseph and Paul


Out of Egypt


Abraham for Christians and Jews







Doug and Sherry Ward


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Consulting Editor


Jared L. Olar


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