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Leviticus 9

This chapter describes the event of “the formal inauguration of the sacrificial system at the tabernacle”¹ and “the first services which Aaron conducted”² as high priest. 1,016 more words

Daily Bible Reading

The scripture for today, April 27, is Acts 4:27b as found in the New Testament of the Bible:

“…your holy servant Jesus, whom you anointed.” 126 more words


Two goats and a lottery

Acharei Mot  Leviticus 16: 1 – 17

The sidra is what you might call hard core Temple cult, involving animal sacrifices, incense and the prescribed clothing of the high priest. 812 more words


The Veil

Weekly Sabbath Survey

The Veil —  4-23-2016

When I joined up with the “Charismaniacs” almost 40 years ago, (I can call them that name, since I am still sort of one of them), the teachers emphasized that we don’t have to go in to the Lord bowing down in great humility, singing ‘such a worm as I’. 830 more words

Set apart

We’d be having guests for a special meal. After a tasty main, I’d reach for the specially prepared desert, lift the cover, and horror of horrors, discover someone had already taken a nibble out of it! 398 more words


The Priestly Garment

I remembered the days when only the Catholic priests wore special gowns and tunics. The evangelical pastors and ministers did not bother with those traditional clothing but were satisfied to wear suits or regular clothes. 111 more words

Daily Thanksgiving Devotion

Lazarus Lives Again!

Instead of going to weep at her brother’s grave, Mary met Jesus and fell at his feet (148). “Master,” she said, “if you had been here, my brother wouldn’t have died.” When Jesus saw her weeping, and the people with her, his heart was touched & he was deeply moved. 384 more words