The Native Tourist
reformed/biblical observations on Christianity and culture

Monday, March 31, 2008
Something to keep in mind: Jesus had a job:

He was a tekton, the son of a tekton, which meant that He was a builder of some sort. Most have taken this to mean carpenter, but Schneider suggests the additional possibilities of masonry, or jack of all trades. I have elsewhere seen the suggestion that it may have meant an architect. In any case, it was a respectable trade...

(quote taken from Doug Wilson's blog)