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

Isaiah 40:30-31

This is the writer known as Second Isaiah, writing at the time the Hebrews were allowed to leave Babylon and return to Jerusalem. The problem was, a lot of them really didn't want to go.

John 14:2

Jesus was very practical, I think, with his imagery. He had to be, given the rather dense level of consciousness he was addressing. The image of a house with many mansions inside it is a bit strange.

Haggai 1:5-7

I think this advice from the prophet is calling his people to realize the consequences of their choices. They have—in the prophet's eyes, at least—chosen to put their own needs and desires ahead of their commitment to the Lord. The results are not

Matthew 11:28

Just prior to this verse, Jesus has made it beautifully clear that he is speaking from Spirit, speaking as the Presence within him: "No one knows the Son except the Father, and no one knows the Father except the Son and anyone to whom the Son choo

James 5:14-15

The Letter of James is actually a sermon, written by an unknown author late in the first Christian century. It addresses the question of how to live in Christ Consciousness in the midst of the distractio

'Light of the World'

You didn't specify a particular passage, but I believe you're referring to this teaching from the Sermon on the Mount. It makes clear, I think, the key point in his ministry. He is not claiming that he, alone, is the light of the world.

Psalm 20:4

This entire psalm, attributed to David, is a prayer for victory in battle. Of course, we don't want to affirm that your son will be facing battles (although they occur to each of us from time to time).