MA Theology Essay – New Testament Interpretation

Isaiah 42:9 says, Behold the former things have come to pass, and new things I declare. And, Isaiah 43:19 says, Behold I will do a new thing. New is 'chadash' in Hebrew meaning to rebuild, or to restore. This covenant was a new thing. Ezekiel 37:26 called it a covenant of peace (shalom – wholeness!), [...]