Field Reports from the Middle East

In this episode, Darrell Bock is joined by Saleem Shalash and Golan Broshi to discuss the conflict in the Middle East after the October 7th attack.

About the Contributors

Darrell L. Bock

Dr. Bock has earned recognition as a Humboldt Scholar (Tübingen University in Germany), is the author of over 40 books, including well-regarded commentaries on Luke and Acts and studies of the historical Jesus, and work in cultural engagement as host of the seminary’s Table Podcasts. He was president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) from 2000–2001, served as a consulting editor for Christianity Today, and serves on the boards of Wheaton College and Chosen People Ministries. His articles appear in leading publications. He is often an expert for the media on NT issues. Dr. Bock has been a New York Times best-selling author in nonfiction and is elder emeritus at Trinity Fellowship Church in Dallas. When traveling overseas, he will tune into the current game involving his favorite teams from Houston—live—even in the wee hours of the morning. Married for over 40 years to Sally, he is a proud father of two daughters and a son and is also a grandfather.

Golan Broshi

Since 2010, Golan has been serving as a professor at One For Israel Bible College, teaching Old & New Testaments, Biblical Hebrew, introduction to Rabbinic traditions and 2nd Temple literature. 

Saleem Shalash

Pastor Saleem Shalash, founder and senior pastor of Home of Jesus the King Church in Nazareth, holds a B.A. from Bethlehem Bible College and two master’s degrees from the Israeli College of the Bible (ICB). He completed his doctoral studies in Los Angeles, focusing on the impact of the Arab-Israeli conflict on Israeli theology. Leading the church in Nazareth, Pastor Saleem’s dedication to ministry and scholarly pursuits shines through. Explore more about his work and the church at