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E inviting us to ask who conducted the Old Testament appearances; the mysterious Angel of the Lord has often been interpreted as a manifestation of the divine Son; and several New Testament passages imply Old Testament appearances of and encounters with Jesus It seems obvious indeed orthodox to affirm that Jesus has always been at work in communicating with and saving his worldHowever Andrew Malone argues that while Christ centred readings of the Old Testament abound christophanies prove to be a flimsy fou

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Knowing Jesus in the Old Testament Ndation on which to build Despite apparent success any scholarship commending the idea does not withstand close scrutiny Malone carefully sifts the evidence to show that the popular arguments should be abandoned and that the pursuit of Old Testament christophanies ultimately threatens to undermine the very values it promotes He concludes that it better honours the Trinity and the text of Scripture to allow that the Father and the Spirit as well as the Son were themselves involved in Old Testament appearanc