Evolution in the Bible: Part 3-web from Bruce Sanguin on Vimeo.
Midrash on Jeremiah 31-31-34 and John 12:20-33 (Text below) The old covenant is distinguished from Jeremiah’s new covenant as a shift from a hand-holding immaturity to a G_d-knowing maturity. In the old days, G_d took “the ancestors” by the hand to lead them into a kind of freedom—a political form of freedom. Freedom “from” the Egyptians. […]