Fredrick Okoth

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November 25, 2017

  Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 The term “shepherd” is a common motif in the ancient Near East, and is metaphorically used for the rulers, kings, and leaders of Israel. In this reading, the shepherds have fed themselves instead of...

April 2, 2017

Ezekiel 37:1-14 In this passage from Ezekiel the use of imagery of bodily resurrection explains the genesis of God’s reconciliatory process for the restoration of the exiled community. The prophet echoes the creation imagery in the...