Jars of Clay

Date: 3/18/2012
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Jars of Clay

I Corinthians 1:18-2:5

The “jars of clay” theme in the Old Testament

  • *The fertility of the covenant and barren women
  • *The City of God and Babel Contrasted
  • -Babel as parody or counter-model

The “jars of clay” theme and the incarnation

  • *The paradox of divine humility
  • *The cross as foolishness

The “jars of clay” theme and the Paschal mystery

  • *Redemptive suffering
  • *The Bible as divine comedy

The “jars of clay” theme as Paschal feast

  • *The Eucharist as thanksgiving
  • *The liturgical pattern of ascension to “Mount Zion”
Graham Dennis Graham Dennis is an elder at All Saints Church (CREC) (as of 2012) and Dean of the Secondary School and Secondary Omnibus teacher at Veritas Academy. Graham attended Columbia International University in South Carolina and a Biblical studies institute in Friedrichshaffen, Germany. He graduated with a B.A. degree in philosophy from the University of South... read more