Two Swords? Ben Witherington and A-J Levine Clarify

On his blog, Ben Witherington quotes from his forthcoming commentary on Luke, co-authored by Jewish NT scholar A-J Levine, to lay to rest the misinterpretation of Luke 22:38 as support for Jesus’ disciples taking up arms. Particularly important is his reminder that the Greek text does not say “Two swords are enough” but merely “Enough!”–end of discussion!

One Response to “Two Swords? Ben Witherington and A-J Levine Clarify”

  1. I thought you might be interested in this article from the Huffington Post on the high percentage of evangelical Christians currently active in military chaplaincy as well as the high number of evangelicals currently training for chaplaincy.

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/01/12/evangelical-christianity-_n_807635.html

    Your thoughts?

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