Bible Notes

Daniel Hoffman
Exploring what it means that God is bringing many sons to glory (Hebrews 2:10)
Created 14 Apr 2021
  • Taking God's Name in Vain
    04 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    In the last days of Judah, the Pharaoh defeated and killed King Josiah in battle. The Kingdom of Judah was put under tribute to Egypt and became a vassal state, with Judah’s new ruler sitting on the t...
  • Apostasy: Can You "Lose" Salvation?
    06 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    Is it possible for someone to lose their salvation? I don’t like the question. It’s a yes or no, but either answer may be misleading and neither is very helpful practically. Still, it’s a worthwhile q...
  • Justification: Reformed and Catholic
    23 Jul 2021 • 8 min read
    David DeSilva’s Galatians commentary has the exegetical depth you’d expect from the NICNT series, a great and thorough introduction, more than typical thoughts on pastoral application for each section...
  • Aliens and the Bible
    26 Jun 2021 • 8 min read
    I’ve gone back and forth on whether to write something on this topic, but the government just released it’s UFO report, and people are talking about it, so why not? The U.S. intelligence report was mo...
  • Worship in Spirit and Truth
    15 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    I came across this article by Sam Storms from 2020, which The Gospel Coalition reposted today. In Jesus’ encounter with the woman at the well, Jesus tells her that true worshipers must “worship the Fa...
  • Who is the Son?
    05 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    Proverbs speaks over and over again to the “son.” Starting in 1:8, “Hear, my son, your father’s instruction.” Again in v. 10, “My son, if sinners entice you, do not consent.” In 2:1, “My son, if you r...
  • Introduction to Proverbs
    29 May 2021 • 2 min read
    Proverbs 1:1 “The proverbs of Solomon, son of David, king of Israel.” The Hebrew word for “proverb” is מָשָׁל (mashal), and the same word as a verb means to rule or to reign. These might just be homoph...
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