One of the most poignant ideas found in the Bible is the theme of rejection of the Messiah.
But the blow is worsened by the fact that, in a biblical worldview, rejection of the Messiah is inextricably linked with rejection of the Creator of the cosmos.
Much like the son who sits in the lap of his father while slapping his face, or the man with the saw tirelessly sawing away at the very branch holding him firmly to the tree, mankind rejects his maker.
We are going to look at these rejection motifs in today’s episode of the Bible Nerd Podcast.
Here’s the link to the episode: https://www.steveschramm.com/the-rejected-messiah/