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

Matthew 25:14-30

On the surface this may sound like an uncomfortable parable about greed and the importance of riches. (A 'talent' was a unit of money that represented a vast amount—more than a year's earnings for the average person.) But metaphysically, Jesus is

John 4:5-26

I think this beautiful, moving story is one of the most important we have in terms of understanding the full implications of Jesus' message and ministry. (I've included verses at each end to complete the passage.) 

Psalm 39

The 39th Psalm is basically a prayer for healing that seeks to find a balance between acceptance of what is and a desire for something more.

Matthew 5:23-24

This passage is from the teaching known as the Sermon on the Mount, a distillation by the author of Matthew of the essence of Jesus' radical teachings, especially about our relationship with the Divine.

John 8: 31-32

This is the very beginning of a long debate between Jesus and "the Jews who had believed in him" that carries through the rest of Chapter 8. We know exactly where we are: "Early in the morning he came again to the temple.

Romans 7:8

You cited the King James Version of this passage, which reads, "But sin, taking occasion by the commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence.