The Institute for Midrashic Studies of the New Testament

John David Pitcher

September 2022 Update

As we bid farewell to our fellow Brandon Elder, a seminarian from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth who has submitted three articles to theological journals, we continue to make advances toward peer review of the research occurring at The Institute. In addition to the three articles submitted by Brandon, Dr. Pitcher has submitted …

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June 2022 Update

The Thaumasmos of The Institute of Midrashic Studies of the New Testament It has been recognized that there are over 200 literary devices that are used in Scripture. Literary devices are often used to relay a thought succinctly to the reader. Many times we are not aware that a literary device has been used. In …

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Choice Wine

Did Isaiah identify Golgotha in any other parts of his prophetic book and can Paul’s Midrash help us identify it?

Redeem

Paul used three first use words out of Daniel, “redeem, mystery, and struggling.”