The Hebrew Scriptures

The Hebrew Scriptures involve many stories of God and his interactions with the Israelites. These scriptures depict an almighty God, who is merciful towards his people, but also capable of destruction. There are three passages in particular that display similar interactions and themes. The passages are Exodus 3:1-21, Isaiah 6:1-13, and 1 Kings 19:1-19. In … Read more

Scientology

Scientology is a famous form of “religion” that has been brought to the attention of many, especially over the past few years. Famous celebrities such as Tom Cruise and John Travolta are members of the church and are the reason this religion has become so popular. But what many people don’t realize is the impact … Read more

Worldview

Worldview is the term defining how we look at the world around us. Hindson and Canser describes Worldview as “framework of beliefs by with a person views the world around him.” Worldview acts like an open door that lets us explore different opinions in which we view the world allowing us to question the origins, … Read more

Discuss the role of the “servant” in the book of Isaiah.

This essay explores the role of the servant in Isaiah, considering the latter half of the book. Despite the proliferation of scholarly efforts to identify the servant of the Lord in the supposed ‘servant songs’ of Isaiah (42:1-4; 49:1-6; 50:4-9; and 52:13-53:12), as yet no theory appears capable of commanding a scholarly consensus. Agreement however … Read more