16 Myths About Wealth, Poverty, and the Bible

In this article I want to interact with several misconceptions that people often have about wealth, poverty, and what the Bible says about both. Some of these mistaken ideas can be found in print, others are of a more urban-legend variety. All of them are false and unhelpful. Myth #1: Money is the root of all evil This phrase still … Continue reading 16 Myths About Wealth, Poverty, and the Bible

Christ as the Image of God: Biblical-Theological Reflections on Colossians 1:15-18

Colossians 1:15-20, the immediate context in which the phrase “image of God” is found, is one of the most exalted Christological passages in the New Testament. It is located toward the beginning of the Paul's letter, preceded only by a brief introduction to the epistle (1:1-3), a note of thankfulness from the apostle for the Colossians’ … Continue reading Christ as the Image of God: Biblical-Theological Reflections on Colossians 1:15-18