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After King Solomon had completed building the temple, what one very special item did he place in it? The A_______________ of the C_______________?


The Transfiguration

Changed into His Likeness

Exodus 34:29-35; Psalm 99 or 99:5-9; 2 Peter 1:13-21; Luke 9:28-36

In today’s Gospel reading we read, once again, about the time that Jesus manifested His glory on the earth: 610 more words


Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22), Shabbat Chazon, Tisha B'Av

Words.  That is the Hebrew name of the final book of the Torah and of this portion: Devarim. In English, the book is Deuteronomy.  From etymologyonline.com, 967 more words

The Law is an Ass

A look into some of the many faces of ‘the’ Law…

Man’s Law

That’s the kind of law which governs the Affordable Care Act, paying taxes, stopping at red lights, having to wait until you’re 21 to drink alcohol, as well as all the penalties accrued and assessed for violations.  651 more words


1 Kings 9-10, 2 Corinthians 3

Blind Optimism.

1 Kings 9-10, 2 Corinthians 3

Thus King Solomon excelled all the kings of the earth in riches and in wisdom. And the whole earth sought the presence of Solomon to hear his wisdom, which God had put into his mind. 1,538 more words


Weekly Torah Commentary -- Devarim July 31, 2014

Deuteronomy/Devarim 1:1-3:22

For this week’s reading, we open to the final book of the Torah, Deuteronomy, in Hebrew: Devarim. Moses begins his final address to the next generation and addresses a subject of profound importance: justice. 791 more words

Weekly Torah Commentary

Exodus 13

Exodus 13 has Moses leading the people out of Egypt.  But as he does, God tells him to “Consecrate to me all the firstborn… 384 more words

Arlin Sorensen