Resources on Thomas O'Brien

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Jesus Follower Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-october-15-exodus-321-14-isaiah-251-9-and-philippians-41-9/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Covenant , Eschatology , Community , Disagreement Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien gives context and commentary on Exodus 32:1-14; Isaiah 25:1-9; and Philippians 4:1-9. Oracles of salvation Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-november-19-judges-41-7-zephaniah-17-12-18-1-thessalonians-51-11/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Judges , Salvation Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context for Judges 4:1-7, Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18, and 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11, explaining the cycles of judges and Josiah's reforms, and noting the themes of salvation and the second coming. Our Deliverer Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-october-1-exodus-171-7-ezekiel-181-4-25-32-philippinans-21-13/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Repentance , Jesus Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien provides historical context for Exodus 17:1-7; Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32; and Philippians 2:1-13. Each of these passages presents a different "accent" on the larger theme of deliverance and redemption. Knowing YHWH Face to Face Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-october-29-deuteronomy-341-12-leviticus-191-215-18-1-thessalonians-21-8/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Exile , Israel , Torah , Leviticus Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien provides the cultural and literary contexts of Deuteronomy 34:1-12, Leviticus 19:1-2,15-18, and 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8, that help to understand those passages better. Commentary on Exodus 20:1-17 and 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2018-march-4-exodus-201-17-and-1-corinthians-118-25/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Wisdom , Cross , Covenant Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien points out the covenantal nature of the Decalogue (Exodus 20:17). He describes Paul's view that God's love expressed in the cross is a stumbling block to Jews and foolishness to Greeks (1 Corinthians 1:18-25).... Idols and Heretics Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-september-11-exodus-327-14-1-timothy-112-17/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Idolatry , Paul , Heresy Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers commentary on Exodus 32:7-14 and 1 Timothy 1:12-17, noting the human-like qualities of YHWH in the episode of the golden calf, and Paul's defense of his own authority. Witness to Authority Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-august-6-exodus-3429-35-2-peter-113-21/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Transfiguration , Ten Commandments , Jesus Christ, authority of , Witness Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien comments on Exodus 34:29-35 and 2 Peter 1:13-21, noting how both texts feature "eyewitness" accounts of events that speak to the authority of God (and the authoritative nature of the texts themselves). Obedience and Freedom Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-september-4-deuteronomy-3015-20-philemon-11-21/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Covenant , Exile , Obedience , Preaching Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien provides context for the Scripture lessons from Deuteronomy 30 and Philemon for the Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C, both of which deal with the theme of obedience. Light to the Gentiles Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-january-8-isaiah-421-9-acts-1034-43/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Gentiles , Gospel , Prophecy , Epiphany Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context, summary, and commentary on Isaiah 42:1-9 & Acts 10:34-43, noting Israel's call to be a light to the nations, and Peter's realization that the gospel is for the gentiles, too. Theophany and Transfiguration Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-february-26-exodus-2412-18-2-peter-116-21/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Transfiguration , Law , Theophany , Prophecy Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context, summary, and commentary on the theophany in Exodus 24:12-18 and Peter's account of the transfiguration in 2 Peter 1:16-21. Wisdom, Lament, and Perseverance Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-october-23-sirach-3512-17-or-jeremiah-147-1019-22-2-timothy-46-816-18/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Apocrypha , Generosity , Lament , Perseverance Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers a brief context, summary, and commentary on Sirach 35:12-17, Jeremiah 14:7-10,19-22, and 2 Timothy 4:6-8,16-18, particularly noting the development of the book of Sirach, or Ecclesiasticus. Blessed in Christ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/153-2/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Blessing , Exile , Redemption Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers a brief context, summary, and commentary on Numbers 6:22-27, Galatians 4:4-7, and Philippians 2:5-11, explaining the Aaronic blessing, and Lordship of and redemption through Christ. God is a Mystery Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-october-22-exodus-3312-23-isaiah-451-7-1-thessalonians-11-10/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Exile , Isaiah , Name , Persecution Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers background information and context for Exodus 33:12-23, Isaiah 45:1-7, and 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10. A Signal for the Nations Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-december-4-isaiah-111-10-romans-154-13/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Exile , Messiah , Gentiles , Unity Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien comments on Isaiah 11:1-10 and Romans 15:4-13, noting that both the messianic expectation in Isaiah and Paul's exhortations to peaceful living are declarations that Gentiles may be part of the covenant community. Commentary on Genesis 9:8-17 and 1 Peter 3:18-22 Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2018-february-18-genesis-98-17-and-1-peter-318-22/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Covenant , Baptism , Suffering Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien defines a biblical covenant and calls the one between God and Noah (Genesis 9:8-17) the first covenant recorded in scripture. First Peter (3:18-22) presents Noah's flood as prefiguring baptism. The Call of Abram Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-march-12-genesis-121-4a-romans-41-5-13-17/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Faith , Faithfulness , History , Righteousness Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context, summary, and commentary on the call of Abram in Genesis 12:1-4a, and Paul's explanation of Abraham's faith in Romans 4:1-5, 13-17. Wrestling with Faith Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-october-16-genesis-3222-31-2-timothy-314-45/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Names , Faith Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers a brief context, summary, and commentary on Genesis 32:22-31 and 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5, noting themes of naming, firmness of faith, and the inspiration of Scripture. The Fall of Adam Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-march-5-genesis-215-17-31-7-romans-512-19/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Creation , Original Sin , Fall , Righteousness Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context, summary, and commentary on the account of the fall as recorded in Genesis 2:15-17 and 3:1-7, and Paul's interpretation of Adam's sin in Romans 5:12-19. Who Is the Messiah? Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2017-november-26-ezekiel-3411-16-20-24-ephesians-115-23/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Ezekiel , Israel , Following of Christ , Repentance Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien provides historical context for Ezekiel 34:11-24 and Ephesians 1:15-23. The audience of Ezekiel was becoming acutely aware of their need for redemption, while the Ephesians were working out what it meant to be Christ-followers. Exhortations for Righteous Living Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien http://www.scriptureincontext.org/2016-october-2-habakkuk-11-4-21-4-2-timothy-11-14/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas O'Brien Topics: Justice , Writing , Righteousness , Lectionary Source: Scripture in Context Thomas O'Brien offers context for the Scripture lessons from Habakkuk and 2 Timothy for the Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C, both of which show a concern for righteous living and conviction.

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