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

Ten Commandments

I'm not going to quote the exact text here, since your question is not about specific Commandments, but about approaching the Commandments in general. (You can find responses concerning specific Commandments—Ex. 20:8-11, Ex.

23rd Psalm

The meaning is exactly the same. It perhaps involves an English idiom with which you are unfamiliar. "I shall not want" means that I will not be denied anything.

Luke 4:1-13

I think the essence of this entire passage about the temptation of Jesus is the danger of misusing our spiritual powers, once we are awakened to their presence within us.

2 Corinthians 5:17

This is the heart of what Paul later (v. 18) describes as our "ministry of reconciliation"—the spiritual purpose for which we have come into human form. We are to reconcile the spiritual truth—the Christ—with the realm of human experiences.

Matthew 12:36

I don't think Jesus is speaking of a wholesale Day of Judgment for everyone, all at once. He is sharing the absolute spiritual Truth that choices have consequences, and while those consequences may sometimes be delayed, they cannot be avoided.