Category: Old Testament
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Haggai 1.7-10 – Seeking God’s glory before all else.
Posted: 2 March 2012 in Haggai

Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Consider your ways. Go up to the mountain, and bring wood, and build the house; and I will take pleasure in it, and I will be glorified, saith the LORD. Ye looked for much, and, lo it came to little; and when ye brought it home, I did blow […]

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Deuteronomy 12.32 – Rightly worshipping God.
Posted: 29 February 2012 in Deuteronomy

What thing soever I command you, observe to do it: thou shalt not add thereto, nor diminish from it. Although the above verse relates directly to the Old Testament cultus, the principle it enunciates is general enough for there to be no reason to suppose that it doesn’t apply to Christian worship as well. God […]

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Deuterononmy 8.11-14,17 – Original Sin and Salvation
Posted: 22 February 2012 in Deuteronomy

Beware that thou forget not the LORD thy God, in not keeping his commandments, and his judgments, and his statutes, which I command thee this day: Lest when thou hast eaten and art full, and hast built goodly houses, and dwelt therein; And when thy herds and thy flocks multiply, and thy silver and thy […]

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Proverbs 19.3 and Isaiah 2.10-11 – Pride and fretting against the will of God
Posted: 16 February 2012 in Isaiah, Proverbs

The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the LORD. Enter into the rock, and hide thee in the dust, for fear of the LORD, and for the glory of his majesty. The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the […]

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Deuteronomy 2 – God as the Lord of history.
Posted: 15 February 2012 in Deuteronomy

…..command thou the people, saying, Ye are to pass through the coast of your brethren the children of Esau, which dwell in Seir; and they shall be afraid of you: take ye good heed unto yourselves therefore: Meddle not with them; for I will not give you of their land, no, not so much as […]

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