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11 Things the Bible Bans, but I Do Anyway

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Leviticus 19:27
     It would behoove journalists, even those smart enough to check multiple versions for fact checking, to do a little contextual reading as well. 1,669 more words

April 17 - OT Reading

Lent 2014

This is our last week of Lent. Friday we recognize Good Friday with “Journey to the Cross”. Then on Sunday we celebrate the resurrection! 2,670 more words


Purity in the camp (Deut 23:10-23:14)

“When you are encamped against your enemies you shall guard against any impropriety. If one of you becomes unclean by reason of a nocturnal emission, then he shall go outside the camp. 197 more words

Exclusion from the assembly of Yahweh (Deut 23:1-23:9)

“No one whose testicles are crushed or whose penis is cut off shall be admitted to the assembly of Yahweh.”

Castrated men or men with crushed testicles shall not be part of your worship assembly. 286 more words

Adultery and fornication (Deut 22:22-22:30)

“If a man is caught lying with the wife of another man, both of them shall die, the man who lay with the woman as well as the woman. 409 more words

A young girl’s virginity (Deut 22:13-22:21)

“Suppose a man marries a woman, but after going in to her, he dislikes her. If he makes up charges against her, slandering her by saying, ‘I married this woman. 400 more words

Tassels (Deut 22:12-22:12)

“You shall make tassels on the four corners of your cloak with which you cover yourself.”

See Numbers, chapter 15, for more details about these tassels on your clothes. 40 more words