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

John 13:16

As you noted, Jesus provides his own commentary on this verse a little later, at John 15:20 (RSV): "Remember the word that I said to you, 'A servant is not greater than his master.' If they persecuted me, they will persecute you; if they kept my w

Luke 13:6-9

In Luke 13, Jesus is journeying through Samaria en route to Jerusalem. The people accompanying him were gossiping about some Galileans in Jerusalem who had died at the hands of Pilate (v. 1).

Psalm 58:3-5

What a fearful, negative passage your pastor has chosen, out of the context in which it was written. Psalm 58 is basically a prayer for vengeance upon an unnamed enemy force.

1 Kings 19

Elijah is having a spiritual crisis. Queen Jezebel of Israel has threatened his life in no uncertain terms, and he flees into the fringes of the wilderness, where he sits and feels sorry for himself.

Psalm 122:1-2

This psalm, like several others, is called "A Song of Ascents." It was written for pilgrims completing their journey to Jerusalem, and more specifically to the temple within the city, "the house of the Lord." Hundreds of years later, Jesus Christ