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No Pain; No Gain

Having been very active in sports during High School, and throughout my life, I have a deep and intimate understanding of the title for today’s Drash. 550 more words

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Parashat Noah - What We Do And Why We Do It

וְעַתָּה לֹא יִבָּצֵר מֵהֶם כֹּל אֲשֶׁר יָזְמוּ לַעֲשׂוֹת

Parashat Noach contains two main stories, the story of the Flood and the story of the Tower of Bavel. 925 more words

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Genesis 1.1-2.4: Creation in Seven Days

Genesis 1.1-2.4

This account of creation is suggested to be from a later school of thought, probably the P source, because of its 7-day structure and mention of the Sabbath. 260 more words

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The Books of the Tanakh

Torah (Law)

Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy

Nevi’im (Prophets)

Joshua
Judges
First Samuel
Second Samuel
First Kings
Second Kings
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Ezekiel

-The Twelve Minor Prophets- 34 more words

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Parashat Bereishit - Dualities of Creation, Dualities of Man

בְּצֶלֶם אֱ׳לֹהִים בָּרָא אֹתוֹ

Sefer Bereishit starts out by depicting ‘א’s creation of existence, a depiction that has come under attack from a number of perspectives. 1,387 more words

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Bible as Literature: Genesis 1 - The Orderly Creation of the Universe

The first chapter of Genesis begins with the first creation account. I say the first creation account because there are in fact two creation stories to be found in the Bible as I will discuss in more depth when we cover Genesis 2. 1,703 more words

Self-Absorbed Salvation

When we become saved, are we better off? Let’s see: saved=Eternal joy; not saved=Eternal suffering.  I would say being saved is better off, wouldn’t you? 1,165 more words

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