Posts in Doctrine
The Message and Meaning of Leviticus: The Way to God.

The purpose of Leviticus is to reveal the absolute holiness of God, and the conditions on which He may be approached.  The address of the Book is to a people already redeemed.  No one who has not come through Exodus can come intelligently into Leviticus.  In Exodus we are brought nigh to God; in Leviticus we are kept nigh.  In Exodus we have the fact of the Atonement; in Leviticus, the doctrine of it. 

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How to beat the system

Armenian fables begin with the words, ‘Once there was and was not’ to suggest that fantastical tales may be real or imagined.  I am coming to the conclusion that that opening sentence is an apt way to describe many who say they believe the Bible to be the word of God, but actually put their trust in a particular system, an ism, a school of interpretation of the Bible through which they interpret it, and which they impose on Scripture. 

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