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What To Expect When He Speaks 

Some people are keen to hear the word of the Lord. That is understandable. You’re in a relationship with someone, you want to share who you are and you want to get to know who the other person is. 371 more words


Bible 2016: 20 July Daily Bible Reading

Context and Commentary:

Today’s Bible reading begins Second Chronicles. this book is an inspired narrative history covering events from the beginning from King Solomon’s reign in 970 b.C. 2,575 more words

Current Thoughts

The Kings 14 - What The Blind Prophet Sees

​“As for you, go back home. When you set foot in your city, the boy will die. All Israel will mourn for him and bury him. 337 more words


The Kings 13 - A Message and a Messenger

​He cried out to the man of God who had come from Judah, “This is what the Lord says: ‘You have defied the word of the Lord and have not kept the command the Lord your God gave you. 423 more words


The Kings 12 - Following Bad Advice 

The tragedy of the disobedience of Solomon is compounded by the manner in which the nation responds to his successor on the throne.

As a delegation approaches the new King, they present a request for fairer working conditions. 389 more words


The Divided Kingdom of Israel

The commonly heard claim that biblical history is unreliable is based on yesterday’s doubts. The claim has not kept pace with latest research.  This is particularly true in the case of the division between the northern kingdom of Israel and the southern kingdom of Judah, following the death of Solomon.  23 more words

Old Testament Studies