Category: Leviticus
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Leviticus 11.1-7 – The bringing of a chosen people to God
Posted: 10 October 2012 in Leviticus

And the Lord spake unto Moses and to Aaron, saying unto them, Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the beasts which ye shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth. Whatsoever parteth the hoof, and is clovenfooted, and cheweth the cud, among the beasts, that shall ye eat. Nevertheless […]

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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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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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Leviticus 3.2 – Vocation
Posted: 26 May 2010 in Leviticus

And he shall lay his hand upon the head of the offering, and kill it at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation: and Aaron’s sons the priests shall sprinkle the blood upon the altar round about.

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Tags: call of god, obedience, vocation, will of god

Leviticus 1 – Worship in the Old Testament
Posted: 25 May 2010 in Leviticus

The sacrificial system set out in Leviticus could be understood as a crude attempt to buy off a wrathful God. However, there is a more charitable way of understanding it, and that is as an attempt to honour God by gifting something to him.  In a sense, the fact that worship in ancient Israel cost […]

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Tags: praise, worship