• ‘I will bless those who bless you’

    Genesis 12:3 records a great promise made by the Lord to Abraham - "I will ...

  • ‘Why Israel will never get everything it wants’

    For the Israelis, 1948 was a brave war of independence.  For the Palestinians, ...

  • Galatians 6:16 – The Israel of God

    6:16 'And all who will behave in accordance with this rule, peace and mercy ...

  • Israel in God’s plan

    I summarise a paper by Steve Motyer written for an Evangelical Alliance consultation ...

  • Jesus and the future of Israel

    Did Jesus predict the return of Israel to their own land?  R.T. France replies ...

  • Jews for Jesus?

    'Older Younger Brother: 'The tragic treatment of the Jews by the Christians'. ...

  • Replacement theology

    A few years ago, I had some dialogue some Christian friends about the place ...

  • Romans 11:26a – ‘And so all Israel will be saved’

    Background and context “And so all Israel will be saved” – Romans 11:26a ...

  • Ryle and the future of the Jews

    In his book 'Coming Events and Present Duties' (1867/1879), J.C. Ryle summarises ...

  • Seven reasons to be pro-Semitic

    I've blogged quite a bit recently on the delicate but important subject of Israel.  ...

  • The land: fulfilled in Christ

    As with the Temple and Israel itself, 'the land' points to something beyond ...

  • The people of God: fulfilled in Christ

    One of the central themes of the Bible is God's promise that he would make ...

  • The temple: fulfilled in Christ

    All God's promises (including those relating to the temple, the people of God, ...