So, if you fully fill up a skin that has had fermented old wine in it with new unfermented wine as the new wine ferments and produces gasses, it will burst the skin as it stretches. Fresh skins were used because they still retained an elasticity which would allow for expansion of the fermenting wine matthew 9. Baptism and the lords supper in the bibles story of new creation. Dinosaurs and the bible debunking the 7 myths that deny biblical truth series duration. Instead, they pour new wine into new wineskins, and both are preserved. And, as paul tells us in the book of galatians, we should not allow anyone to pull us. Mar 08, 2018 neither do people pour new wine into old wineskins. Fasting this way would be burdensome to the new disciples, and would be more than they could bear. No, they pour new wine into new wineskins matthew 9. No one puts a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old garment. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins and it will be spilled, and the skins will be destroyed. May 02, 2012 new wine, old wineskins and the fear of change 10.
No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment, for the patch will pull away from the garment, making the tear worse. For the new wine would burst the wineskins, spilling the wine and ruining the skins. An old wineskin will burst under the pressure of new wine. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be. He makes it very clear in the sermon on the mount that he comes to fulfill the law. At their best, things such as prayer books, specific patterns of spiritual. How african american congregations can reach new generations. In his commentary on matthew, mark, and luke, john calvin states that the old wineskins and the old. What does the bible say about old wine into new wine skins. Jan 05, 2012 our culture is changing exponentially, and we are still trying to put new wine in old wine skins. A persons behavior reflects his commitment, seen in the illustration of attaching new cloth to old clothing. The basis of understanding of the divine as practiced in most mainline churches was packaged in old wineskins of the 4th century.
If he does, the new piece will pull away from the old, and a worse tear will. For the old skins would burst from the pressure, spilling the wine and ruining the skins. Embracing the spiritual legacy of david lipscomb and james harding coauthored with bobby valentine. No one puts a piece from a new garment on an old one. Sproul mentions in his commentary mark that jesus was warning them. He didnt have to explain fermentation and the aging of leather. The word properly means vessels made of goats skins, wherein they formerly put wine, and do in some countries to this day to convey it from place to place. And no one after drinking old wine desires new, for he says, the old is good. Even after conversion, we sometimes reach for the old wine. If one did put new wine into old wineskins, when the new wine began to ferment, and thereby expand, it would burst the old wineskins and the wine would be lost. What is the meaning of jesus parable of the new wine in old. Aug 09, 2017 and no one puts new wine into old wineskins. What the bible says about new wine in old wineskins bible tools.
What the bible says about parable of the old and new wineskins. This, then, is the meaning of jesus parables of the patched garment and the wineskins. If he does, the new wine will burst the skins, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. Feb 12, 2003 the new wine is the gospel of christ and the power of the spirit. In his commentary on matthew, mark, and luke, john calvin states that the old wineskins and the old garment represent jesus disciples, and the new wine and unshrunk cloth represent the practice of fasting twice a week. How you can be a new wineskin for gods new wine christian. This lesson is in the book so that we will understand how powerful the impulse to reject the truth of god is within us. The new wine represents the truth of god, while the old wine represents the traditions of the culture that we have been born into. The passage our writer is wondering about is found in mark 2. In this postcivil rights era the power of many african american churches remains mired in the assumptions and practices of the past, thereby making them invisible to their surrounding communities. The old garment is judaism, the new piece christianity.
The truth within the old testament is not in conflict with that of the new. What is the meaning of the parables of fasting at the wedding. Kids devotions on parables new and old wineskins hooked. The old way of worship was to follow the letter of the law. But they put new wine into new wineskins, and both are preserved. When asked why, jesus made several mysterious responses, among them, no one puts new wine into old wineskins. And no one after drinking old wine desires new, for he says, the old is good luke 5.
New wine, new wineskins helps african american congregations understand and benefit from the cultural shifts we are now experiencing. New wine is stored in new wineskins so that both are preserved. The verse preceding our text is, no man also seweth a piece of new cloth on an old garment. The parable of the new wine is found in verse 17 and it says. No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment. Another way that jesus stated this spiritual truth is a new piece of cloth cant be. These traditions have produced the prejudices that we do not want to get rid of whenever the new wine comes. Bottles in this verse is better rendered literally wineskins. How to stop putting new wine into old wineskins unity. Nor do they put new wine into old wineskins, or else the wineskins break, the wine is spilled, and the wineskins are ruined. New wine, old wineskins and the fear of change charisma.
If they do, the skins will burst, the wine will spill, and the wineskins will be ruined. What the bible says about new wine in old wineskins from forerunner commentary. Wineskins commentary recommendations our recommendations for commentaries. If he does, the patch tears away from it, the new from the old, and a worse tear is made. Sadly, the translation as found in most of our english bibles new wine into old wineskinsnew wine into new wineskinsis a muddy translation from the koine greek, and therefore doesnt give us the proper understanding of yeshuas words. Lee grady the lord wants to unleash a gushing river of new wine into the. Jan 02, 2020 similarly, new wine needs a new wineskin because as the new wine expands during the fermentation process, it stretches the wineskin. The israelite, like the modern arabic and syrian, used mainly the skin of the goat and the sheep, but the skins of the ox and the camel have also been put to this purpose. The new wine skins are those who become a new creation in christ by being born again. New wine in old skins sermon by eric careyholt, matthew 9. The parable of the wineskins new christian bible study. A bag for holding and dispensing wine, made from the skin of a goat or another animal job 32.
No one sews a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old garment. These words are all used to designate skins for the containing of liquids, nebhel, however, being the most common in the case of wine. No one sews a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old cloak. And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for he says, the old is better. Mar 05, 2018 and people do not pour new wine into old wineskins. And therefore new wine must be poured into bottles made of fresh wineskins, which. If he does, the wine will burst the skinsand the wine is destroyed, and so are the skins.
Lee grady the lord wants to unleash a gushing river of new wine into the church today, but we must leave some things behind. The lord came to fulfill the law, not to do away with it. On the question of fasting, jesus used the metaphor of old wineskins to speak about what it. Books multimedia products free publications articles videos bible. And none of you, after drinking old wine, wants the new, for you say, the old is better. How african american congregations can reach new generations powe jr. Revisioning the assembly as transforming encounter. Neither do people pour new wine into old wineskins. These two parables illustrate the fact that you cant mix old religious rituals with new faith in jesus. Nor do they put new wine into old wineskins, or else the wineskins break, the wine is spilled and the wineskins are ruined but they put new wine into new wineskins and both are preserved.
The new wine, still in the process of fermentation, will produce a turbidity that will distend and eventually break an old wineskin. Other online lessons from luke lessons in book format. Sep 02, 2017 in this video, we discuss the question, why does new wine need new wine skins for both to be preserved. Before conversion, we certainly had no interest in this new wine because the old wine suited us just fine, even if it was making us miserable. Trying to put the new wine of a trimmer body into the old wineskin of. No, they pour new wine into new wineskins, and both are preserved. New wine, in the process of fermentation, will burst old bottles made of wineskins not strong enough to resist the strength of the fermenting fluid. But no one who drinks the old wine seems to want the new wine. The second figure, that of new wine in old wineskins, carries exactly the same idea but with an emphasis not found in the figure of the patch from a new garment placed on an old garment. The parable of the new wine made simple matthew 917. Fasting, of course, is not the issue that jesus is addressing.1093 205 396 357 1511 994 439 1071 367 569 10 384 1480 334 1441 390 579 867 1365 233 275 338 473 284 925 1280 1136 709 61 1472 741 946 711 1414 1397 157 18 552 655