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

Jeremiah 17:9

As is so often the case in working with the Bible, context is vitally important. For that we need to add the verse immediately following the one you're questioning—Jeremiah 17:10:

Daniel 1:11-15

The Book of Daniel was written in 167-164 BCE, at the time when the Jews were suffering under the brutal rule of Antiochus Epiphanes. The author shares six stories of events that had taken place centuries before, when the Hebrews were in exile in

Matthew 2:19-23

There is a very strong undercurrent in the Gospel of Matthew of the writer's eagerness to draw parallels between the ministry of Jesus and that of Moses. Thus it is only in Matthew that the family, after Jesus' birth, flee into Egypt to avoid the

Isaiah 57:11

Only the first 39 chapters of the Book of Isaiah can be directly connected to the time in which that prophet lived, just prior to the fall of Jerusalem and exile to Babylon. The remaining chapters refer to events a generation later, when Cyrus of

Haggai 2:9

In the six years I've been taking Bible questions on this website, you are the first to ask about a passage in Haggai. So thank you for bringing me to yet another prophet! Haggai's entire brief book can be dated to the summer of 520 BCE. He was so