Category: Peter Leithart

  • Sex and the Bible

    In Leviticus, the people are gathered at Sinai to receive the law. Chapter 18 deals with various sexual relationships and is bookended with God’s call for His people to set themselves apart from the practices of Egypt, which they had just left, and from those of Canaan, the place Yahweh was bringing them to. The list of […]

  • The incarnation of God

    In Peter Leithart’s forthcoming book The Four: A Survey of the Gospels he quotes N.T. Wright’s summary of Jesus as the incarnation of Yahweh: Let us suppose that this God were to become human. What would such a God look like? This is the really scary thing that many never come to grips with; not […]