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301: Two Gods and Prophetic Metaphors 

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 You ever notice how the Old Testament is hard to understand?  It wasn't always that way.  Originally even uneducated ancients could comprehend God's word effortlessly. Why are the Old Testament books so hard now?  Watch as Pastor Cliff describes a neat little trick to understanding the Bible: Prophetic Metaphor. 

 

 

301: Two Gods? How to Make Sense of the God of the Old Testament and the Christ of the New

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Why does God seem so mad in the Old Testament, but all about love in the New Testament?  Why all the rules in one, and all the grace in the other?  Why so much death, and then so much salvation?  Does the Bible have two irreconcilable books?  Does it have two irreconcilable Gods??  If you want to better understand how the God of the Old Testament and the Christ of the New Testament make sense together, watch as Greg Handel, Cliff Winters, and others knit two seeming stories--of two seeming Gods--together into the story of the gospel.  If the first half of your Bible never made sense to you, you won't want to miss this!