John the Baptist was the last of the “Old Testament” prophets, and his message — “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand” — tells us in a nutshell what the task of the prophets was and how they …Read More
We do ourselves no favors by calling the first part of our Bibles the “Old Testament.” Why, the very title suggests something bygone! Of course, we are too far down the road to discard this description, but we need …Read More
Dr. Alec Motyer was principal of Trinity College in Bristol, England, and author of Look to the Rock. He was also Old Testament editor of the commentary series The Bible Speaks Today.