The Ten Plagues on Egypt

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] (Exodus 7-12) Scholars have noted that the plagues sent by the God of Moses and Aaron correspond to gods the Egyptians worshipped. The contest between Moses and the Pharaoh was a power encounter in which Yahweh demonstrated His complete mastery, hardening the Pharaoh’s heart as easily as He sent fearsome plagues, all to accomplish… Continue reading The Ten Plagues on Egypt

The Suffering Servant

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] (Isaiah 52-53) Isaiah 52:13-53:12, the final of four Servant songs (42:1-4; 49:1-6; 50:4-9) describes the saving work of the servant in five stanzas: His humiliation and rejection (52:13-15); His rejection (53:1-3) His suffering (53:4-6); His death (53:7-9); and His atonement (53:10-12). This chart notes specific descriptions of the Servant and the New Testament witness… Continue reading The Suffering Servant