The Stone the Builders Rejected

I started to write a reply to a post on another blog, but it got too big, so I decided to make it into a post of its own.  A friend of mine over at First Century Sage has been going through the six chapters of the Hallel (Psalm 113-118) and looking for Messianic connections and prophecies.  It’s an interesting study, and he’s uncovered a few gems I had never seen before.  Definitely well worth checking out.

I was going to reply to his post on Psalm 118, specifically about Psalm 118:22 where it says, “The stone the builders rejected has become the capstone”.  Here’s what my reply turned into.

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