April 2017 archive of Follow the Star: Sonya's Blog

April 2017 archive of Follow the Star: Sonya's Blog

Joshua and the Jordan River

Posted by Sonya Salazar on 4/28/17

Read Joshua chapters 3 and 4 about the Crossing of the Jordan River.  Early Church Father, Gregory of Nyssa’s interpretation of Joshua crossing the Jordan River is that of a typology of baptism.  St. Gregory understands Joshua as a prefiguration of Christ.  St. Gregory notes that Christians are to, ... Read More »

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