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

Acts 16:31

I think it must be deeply concerning to the spiritual Being we knew as Jesus to find that his teachings of love and self-empowerment could ever become a source of anxiety and fear, especially between parents and children.

Genesis 22:1-19

This is, of course, one of the most puzzling stories of the entire Hebrew Bible. Why would a loving God ever ask such a sacrifice—particularly of someone with whom he established the covenant that is repeated at the end of this passage?

Genesis 20:14

You earlier requested that I focus on the preceding verse, 20:13. It is not always helpful to go through the Bible—especially Genesis—with a magnifying glass, one verse at a time. Genesis is all about stories.

2 Kings 1:7

This short verse is part of a much longer story. The "He" being quoted here is King Ahaziah, the son of King Ahab (now dead) and his notorious wife Jezebel (also now dead).

Book of Job

I am sorry for the delay in answering your question; I affirm that you are moving through your 'dark night of the soul' to the dawn of a new awareness of your own innate spiritual Truth. (It is a quality of that 'dark night,' as St.

Psalm 57

Psalm 57 is one that very clearly shows us that its origin was musical, its words sung as a hymn. The repetition of phrases suggests a poetic rhythm even in translation.