Peter Goeman

What is the Defining Mark of Dispensationalism? Hint: Not the Rapture or Seven Dispensations (Ep 156)

In this episode, Peter Goeman and Doug Bookman join forces (again) to analyze dispensationalism and identify the key component of the system. This is a part two episode (see Ep 155 for part one) of a general review of Al Mohler’s interview of Daniel Hummel, concerning his book, “The Rise and Fall of Dispensationalism.” However,…

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What does Al Mohler think of Dispensationalism? A Review [Part 1] (Ep 155)

In this episode, Peter Goeman and Doug Bookman team up to review Al Mohler’s interview of Daniel Humel, concerning his book, “The Rise and Fall of Dispensationalism.” Goeman and Bookman assess the interview and discuss the kinds of objections that are often brought up against dispensationalism as a system. Topics covered: whether dispensationalism is a…

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A Better Way to Understand What it Means to be a Man After God’s Own Heart (Ep 154)

In 1 Samuel 13:14 the Bible says that David was a man after God’s own heart. But what does the phrase, “a man after His heart” mean? Normally people assume it means that David had a heart that was the same as God’s heart. However, if that is true, how could David have commited adultery…

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Understanding the Function of Old Testament Law in the Story of the Bible (Ep 153)

Many people struggle to understand why the Law was given to Israel because they do not seek to understand the Law as part of the story of God interacting with Israel. It can be helpful to look at Old Testament Law systematically, but it is also essential to understand Old Testament Law as a part…

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What the Bible Says about Angels and a Divine Council

Is there a divine council? In this episode we discuss the Bible texts which talk about angels being granted special authority over nations and how that should impact our understanding of how God interacts with angels. We talk about the Divine Council worldview that Mike Heiser popularized in his book The Unseen Realm. We also…

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