The Scripture reading for today as we begin our study in the book of Genesis is, Genesis chapter 1 verse 1 and verse 2 and then I want to read two other brief passages from the remainder of the Bible.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses the burial of Christ. Dr. Johnson exposits the involvement of Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expound the greatest highlight of the Greatest Life: Christ raised from the dead.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson comments on Christ's ascension and his new commands to those who follow him.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expounds Isaiah's explicit judgments against the insincere religiosity of Israel. Parallels are drawn to the modern church in American society.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson concludes the passage of Zechariah's prophecy that sets forth Israel's future struggles and failures -- the "first burden" given as a foretelling of the nation's rejection of the Messiah during the First Advent.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expounds the vision of the seventh angel. The importance of teaching Old Testament prophecy is illustrated.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson gives exposition of Jesus' prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane, shortly before his arrest. Dr. Johnson discusses the deep spiritual separation Christ experienced during his prayer in Gethsemane.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson provides expostion of Judas Iscariot, the betrayer of Jesus.
Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses the release of Barabbas in exchange for the death of Christ at the hands of the Jews and Romans.