Gospel & Acts

Gospel/Acts all the elements of biography, yet these biographies contain parables, dialogue, stories, and are Christological in nature.

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Word Studies in the Gospel of John

The Gospel of John is written in very simple Koine Greek, yet it expresses some of the profoundest truths found in the New Testament. However this article does not permit an exhaustive study of its language. It is hoped that even a brief glimpse of some words ... Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Jesse Northcutt (1965)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Jesse Northcutt. Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Kenneth Chafin (1963)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Kenneth Chafin. Read More »

The Miraculous Element in Matthew

Any serious study of the Gospels must take into account the element of the miraculous. Simply to deny categorically its possibility is to leave unanswered one of the historical problems involved, to say nothing of the spiritual element. Within itself this is a... Read More »

The Background of Matthew

Matthew’s message is that in the person of Jesus of Nazareth the messianic prophecies of the Old Testament were fulfilled. Or to put it in other words, God’s redemptive plan was begun in the history of Israel, depicted in prophetic fashion in the e... Read More »

The Plan of Matthew

Any development of the Plan of Matthew must start with one’s concept of the origin, outlook, and purpose of the book. Even a casual survey of this Gospel reveals an interesting variety of approaches. Filson[1]Floyd V. Filson,  A Commentary on the Gospel... Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Ralph Smith (1962)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Ralph Smith. Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Huber L. Drumwright (1962)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Huber L. Drumwright. Read More »

Preaching Values in Matthew 5

The Bible has long been described as the spring of preaching materials which never runs dry. If this is an accurate description of the Bible, how much more accurately is this statement a commentary concerning the inexhaustible preaching values of Matthew’... Read More »

Consistent or Realized Eschatology in Matthew

The pendulum in theological and biblical studies often swings from one extreme to the other. A half century ago, Albert Schweitzer severely jolted the world of New Testament criticism by his interpretation of Jesus in exclusively eschatological terms. This vie... Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Ralph Smith (1961)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Ralph Smith. Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – L. D. Munn (1961)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. L. D. Munn. Read More »