Numbers is well named – someone did an awful lot of counting. It is not an easy book, as the first part seems to be mainly lists of genealogies, and the second part has stories which I do not understand at all. 909 more words
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Does God have a name?
I continued to plough my way through Leviticus. Not easy reading. Much of it seemed random. There are whole lists of laws, many of which are repeated, with no real explanation as to why they are laws. 513 more words
I have read to the end of Exodus and into Leviticus. They smoothly run each to each other, as if written at the same time, by the same author (like the Harry Potter books!) I wanted to know if this was correct, so did some online research. 700 more words
I am still ploughing through Exodus – fairly boring in parts, but there are some nuggets of interest. Here are some thoughts:
Exodus 21 – laws concerning slaves. 916 more words