The Institute for Midrashic Studies of the New Testament


I’d like to spend a little time sharing where I think The Oldest Midrash and The Institute of Midrashic Studies of the New Testament fits into history. We know that there was a Midrash of Iddo from 2 Chronicles 13:22 where Scripture records, “The rest of the acts of Abijah, his ways, and his sayings …

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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?


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

Altered Quotes

Romans 3:9-18 is a Midrash of the Source Text Leviticus 8:14-34 with what has been considered as six quotations from the LXX. The first quotation has been considered an altered quotation.  Paul Romans 9:11-12 is considered to be a quotation of Psalm 14:1-3 and Psalm 53:1-3 but only “There is no one who understands. There …

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