Abstraction within the Biblical worldview is not an impersonal idea but a perceived relationship between particular objects.
This is a great, accesible expositional commentary on 1 Peter based on messages delivered at the 2016 TGC women's conference.
Abstract thought is essential to everyday life, yet some hate it and others are not aware of it. What is abstract thought and what is a biblical view of it?
Why does the author of the Letter to the Hebrews, in the midst of his rigorous argument regarding the New and Old Covenants (diatheke), introduce the rough analogy of a will (diatheke) or does he? The common interpretation understands Hebrews 9:15-22 as an analogy made between a biblical covenant and a will; I briefly contend here that better sense is made of the text if we read diatheke as a covenant between God and man—not a will.
In this paper, the author offers a philosophy of Christian education oriented to a hypothetical school of ministry in Vancouver, Canada.