Safwat Marzouk

Safwat Marzouk is assistant professor of Old Testament at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Indiana.

This election season, we've seen a lot of hatred and inhospitality directed toward Muslims and toward migrants. There is talk of building walls instead of bridges, a focus on fueling the politics of fear instead of concern for human need. In 1 Kings 8 we see an alternative.
May 26, 2016

The Gospel of John addresses a community facing trouble because of its faith in Jesus. Its original readers needed to hear a message of affirmation. No wonder Jesus says "I will not leave you orphaned" and promises the disciples peace.
May 19, 2016