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Bible study 68 – Exodus 18

Since they are near Moses’ old home in Midian, his father-in-law Jethro pops by! For some reason, he takes his daughter Zipporah (Moses’ wife) and grandsons (there are two now) with him back home. 96 more words

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"Veni, O Adonai"

O Lord of Hosts, you rule your chosen people
With a deft and mighty outstretched hand,
And have since long before that famous day
You spoke to Moses from the burning bush;

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SOAP Journal - 09 December 2016 (Exodus 20:13)

“You shall not murder.”

Exodus 20:13

This is the sixth commandment.

There have been debates about what this means and how it applies. The debates are unnecessary. 471 more words


Bible study 67 – Exodus 17

When they get to mount Horeb (where Moses talked with the burning bush in chapter 3 and 4), the Israelites complain that they have nothing to drink. 165 more words

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Exodus in 1 Kings

A guest post of mine has just been published over on the Theopolis Institute. Within it, I explore themes of Exodus in the beginning of 1 Kings. 155 more words


SOAP Journal - 08 December 2016 (Exodus 20:12)

“Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.”

Exodus 20:12

Still in the Ten Commandments and I come now to the command to… 1,196 more words


Advent Reflection: Is Religion About Rules or Relationship?

Moses went up to the mountain of God.

Then the Lord called to him from the mountain, saying: “This is what you will say to the house of Jacob; tell the Israelites: You have seen how I treated the Egyptians and how I bore you up on eagles’ wings and brought you to myself. 299 more words