The word, as it is used in Romans 12:1-2, suggests being transformed into a pattern. The pattern, according to Paul, is Jesus Christ. Dr. Nunnally takes up the notion of transformation in today’s session.
Psalm 112; Romans 12:1-2; 1 Peter 1:14; 2 Corinthians 3:18
Who are … they? In this session, Dr. Nunnally leads in a discussion of Paul’s careful reference to Israel.
This class marks the beginning of our summer schedule. While Romans continues to be our principle topic for the summer, additionally, we will take a weekly look at one of the Psalms. This week we take up Psalm 121, and the rhetorical form known as “merism”. (Polar extremes are cited to represent a single subject. For example: “By day the sun doth not smite thee, nor the moon by night.” Psalm 121:6)