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The blame game

I got to the gym super late this morning all because the bus from the train station was 15 minutes late. My late bus explanation did not deter Angus (aka… 526 more words

Demanding Baal Stewards

After taking a group of budding Bible enthusiasts around the British Museum to look at the Assyrian and Babylonian displays, it becomes apparent that what one is faced with at every turn, is the prevalence, nay, dominance of gods. 1,056 more words


Joash Becomes King - 2 Chronicles 23

In the seventh year after Athaliah took control, the high priest Jehoiada entered into a covenant with all of the commanders and gathered the Levites and introduced Joash as the rightful king. 313 more words


Such Lame Behavior

“Then Elijah approached all the people and said, “How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If Yahweh is God, follow Him. But if Baal, follow him.” But the people didn’t answer him a word.” (1 Kings 18:21 HCSB) 216 more words


Astarte Altar

I finished putting together the Astarte altar yesterday. The altar has it’s own dedicated stand about the circumference of a basketball, and it is covered in a green cloth. 406 more words

Evocation And Invocation

Religious reform of the temple, the house of Yahweh (2 Kings 23:4-23:7)

“The king commanded the high priest Hilkiah, the priests of the second order, and the keepers of the threshold, to bring out of the temple of Yahweh all the vessels made for Baal, for Asherah, and for all the host of heaven. 323 more words

The long reign of King Manasseh in Judah (687-642 BCE) (2 Kings 21:1-21:3)

“King Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign. He reigned fifty-five years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Hephzibah. He did what was evil in the sight of Yahweh, following the abominable practices of the nations whom Yahweh drove out before the people of Israel. 229 more words