Bible Interpretation

Interpret This With Rev. Ed

Have you ever wondered how a specific Bible verse might be interpreted metaphysically? Interpret This provides greater insight into the hidden meanings of the Bible. Use the search features below to find a verse. If the verse you are looking for is not available, click here to request an interpretation

Romans 12:20

I find it difficult to put a positive spin on this directive from Paul to the church in Rome, except to note that it follows directives to "Bless those who persecute you," to rejoice and live in harmony.

Matthew 28:16-20

This passage is often called the Great Commission, and it's unfortunate that a lot of harm has been done by well-intentioned people taking it too literally, and feeling called to force Christianity onto everyone, no matter how anchored they may be

John 3:16-18

The central question, of course, is: What is meant by "his only Son"? Traditional Christians believe it can only refer to Jesus, but metaphysically the reference is to the Christ, which is the true identity of each of us.

Kingdom Come

Thank you for reading my book! I'm not sure that there's a distinction to be made here between a literal meaning and a metaphysical one when it comes to the creative process. We are, by our very nature, creative beings.

Matthew 28:2-4

This is the second earthquake Matthew describes as occurring during this weekend; the first (Matthew 27:52-54) was at the moment of Jesus' death. None of the other gospels report either one.

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