Category: Old Testament
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Joshua 2.1-10 – Being faithful servants of God.
Posted: 1 January 2012 in Joshua

And Joshua the son of Nun sent out of Shittim two men to spy secretly, saying, Go view the land, even Jericho. And they went, and came into an harlot’s house, named Rahab, and lodged there. And it was told the king of Jericho, saying, Behold, there came men in hither to night of the […]

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2 Kings 1-13 – Evil and God’s holiness
Posted: 16 December 2011 in 2 Kings

Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and reigned fifty and five years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Hephzibah. And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, after the abominations of the heathen, whom the LORD cast out before the children of Israel. For he […]

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2 Chronicles 13 and Leviticus 10.1-2 – True and false worship of God
Posted: 28 November 2011 in 2 Chronicles, Leviticus

“And Abijah set the battle in array with an army of valiant men of war, even four hundred thousand chosen men…. And Abijah stood up upon mount Zemaraim, which is in mount Ephraim, and said, Hear me, thou Jeroboam, and all Israel; Ought ye not to know that the LORD God of Israel gave the […]

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Psalm 44 – The outworking of God’s will.
Posted: 18 October 2011 in Psalms

“We have heard with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us, what work thou didst in their days, in the times of old. How thou didst drive out the heathen with thy hand, and plantedst them; how thou didst afflict the people, and cast them out. For they got not the land in […]

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Leviticus 5.17 – Sin and preordination.
Posted: 17 October 2011 in Leviticus

And if a soul sin, and commit any of these things which are forbidden to be done by the commandments of the LORD; though he wist it not, yet is he guilty, and shall bear his iniquity. The thrust of the above verse is that the objective fact of a transgression against God’ revealed will […]

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