Insights: The Newsletter of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship



temple worship, New Testament studies, My Father's House, Richard Holzapfel, David Seely


Imagine yourself as one of Jesus' disciples standing with him at the very moment when he fashions the whip and drives the money changers from the temple. My Father's House begins with this captivating scene, drawing the reader in with fascinating descriptions of not only the temple structure, but also the surrounding lands, buildings, and people. Authors Richard Holzapfel and David Seely entrance the reader with details about ancient temple practices, customs, and symbolism.