Updated: Aug 18
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The Book of Job: Job 19:25 - I Know My Redeemer Lives Dr. John Walton (15 of 30)
"Biblical eLearning (http://biblicalelearning.org) presents: Dr. John Walton (Ph.D. Hebrew Union College) has taught for many years at Wheaton College after twenty years on the faculty of Moody Bible Institute. He has published major commentaries on Genesis and Job in the NIVAC series. His Old Testament textbook, A Survey of the Old Testament, is used in colleges across the country. He has also shaped the thinking of Christians in the area of ancient Near Eastern backgrounds in his IVP Background Commentary and the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary and more recently his books: Lost World of Scripture (IVP), Genesis 1 as Ancient Cosmology (Eisenbrauns), Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament (Baker) and many others. I invite you to click on the "CC" [Closed Captioning] to turn on/off the Closed Captioning option. Outline: 00:23 Introduction: Job 19.25 2:02 Advocate = Personification of Job's cry View 2:44 Advocate [goel]=God or Human Relative View 3:49 Advocate [goel] = Elihu View 4:14 Advocate [goel] = Member of the Divine Council 6:49 Redeemer [goel] is not Jesus 8:01 Role of a Goel Vindication not Forgiveness [Advocate/Redeemer] 10:34 Yet in My Flesh 12:27 Summary Paraphrase 13:08 Job's Affirmation: Vindication not forgiveness 14:03 Jesus not Job's Goel 14:58 End" from vidoe introduction.