Genesis 15

Brian Brookins Bible Commentary

And He Believed the Lord Genesis 15:6 is an important verse; Paul references it both in Romans 4:9 and Galatians 3:6, teaching that faith has always been the only way for sinful man to relate to God. This is important to grasp.  Old Testament believers may have had less revelation than New Testament believers, but they still related to God …

Matthew 12-14

Brian Brookins Bible Commentary

What’s a Synoptic? Matthew is what we call a Synoptic Gospel.  There are three: Matthew, Mark and Luke.  They are so named because they tell a large number of the same stories, often with word for word language.  Together they form a synopsis.  Unlike the Gospel of John, they tell the same basic portion of Jesus’ life and ministry in …