Category: Old Testament
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Jeremiah 6.10-13 – God’s purposes in sin and punishment
Posted: 11 January 2015 in Jeremiah

To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the Lord is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it. Therefore I am full of the fury of the Lord; I am weary with holding in: I […]

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Jeremiah 44.15-19 – Willful idolatry.
Posted: 7 October 2014 in Jeremiah

Then all the men which knew that their wives had burned incense unto other gods, and all the women that stood by….. answered Jeremiah, saying, As for the word that thou hast spoken unto us in the name of the Lord, we will not hearken unto thee. But we will certainly do whatsoever thing goeth […]

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Deuteronomy 2.30-33 – History and its ultimate end.
Posted: 6 October 2014 in Deuteronomy

But Sihon king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him: for the Lord thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, that he might deliver him into thy hand, as appeareth this day. And the Lord said unto me, Behold, I have begun to give Sihon and his land before thee: […]

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1 Chronicles 13.2-10 – Doing God’s will.
Posted: 4 October 2014 in 1 Chronicles

And David said unto all the congregation of Israel, If it seem good unto you, and that it be of the Lord our God, let us send abroad unto our brethren every where, that are left in all the land of Israel, and with them also to the priests and Levites which are in their […]

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Proverbs 3.5-7 – Living with a paradox.
Posted: 1 October 2014 in Psalms

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil. Scarcely has wiser advice ever been given, but until the last paragraph, it might […]

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