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Daily Bible Verse & Commentary - July 30, 2015

PURSUES RIGHTEOUSNESS

Whoever pursues righteousness and unfailing love will find life, righteousness and honor. – Proverbs 21:21

In our excitement, we try to push people into doing things we want them to do. 80 more words

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Daily Bible Verse & Commentary - July 29, 2015

NOR ABANDON

So be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid and do not panic before them. For the LORD your God will personally go ahead of you. 68 more words

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Judges Chapter 19

During the period of judges in Israel, the people were without kings and generally without prophets. As the Lord’s people, they were expected to live righteously by following the laws given to them by God. 1,977 more words

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Judges Chapter 18

In the last chapter of Judges, we read about a man named Micah, who had a house of idols. He had also consecrated his own priests, including his son and a Levite. 1,744 more words

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Random Bible Verse of the Day - July 19, 2015

Random Bible Verse

Psalm 3:3

3 But you, O Lord, are a shield about me,
my glory, and the lifter of my head.

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Judges Chapter 17

There had been several judges who had led Israel since the time of Joshua’s death. The Israelites were in bondage to the Philistines. They had been led by Samson, who sacrificed his own life in captivity among the Philistine leaders, in order to destroy them. 835 more words

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Judges Chapter 16

Samson was a judge in Israel, who had been raised by his parents, as a Nazarite. He had made covenants with God, and had been blessed with mighty strength as a gift of the spirit. 2,247 more words

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