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“Exegetically Speaking” is a weekly podcast of the friends and faculty of Wheaton College, IL. Hosted by Dr. David Capes, Dean of Biblical & Theological Studies and Professor of New Testament at Wheaton College, it features language experts who discuss the importance of learning the biblical languages—Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek—and show how reading the Bible in the original languages “pays off.” Each podcast lasts between seven and eleven minutes and covers a different topic for those who want to read the Bible for all it is worth. If you have questions or comments, please contact us at bts.graduate.studies@wheaton.edu. And keep listening. 

Dec 21, 2018

Dr. Amy Peeler, Associate Professor of New Testament, offers some personal reflections on Mark 12.38-44 and asks  about the relationship between the long robes worn by the Pharisees and modern clergy who wear stoles.  She finds deep theological significance in what it means to be “robed in Jesus.”