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Finding The Afikoman: Encountering Jesus in the Spring

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The Bible warns against the false predictions of astrology (Jeremiah 10:2; 27:9-10; Daniel 2:1-4; 4:7; 5:7-9 ) and repeatedly condemns the associated practice of worshipping the sun, moon and stars (or “deities or demons associated with them”) ( Deuteronomy 4:19; 17:2-5; 2 Kings 21:3, 5; Zephaniah 1:5; Job 31:26-28; Jeremiah 8:1-2 ). …For you have trusted in your wickedness… Therefore evil shall come upon you… trouble shall fall upon you… Let now the astrologers, the stargazers, And the monthly prognosticators stand up and save you from what shall come upon you.
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Disembodied Souls: The Nefesh in Israel and Kindred Spirits

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Consider, for example, the familiar dialog between Jesus and Nicodemus: 1 "Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a member of the Jewish ruling council. 2 He came to Jesus at night and said, 'Rabbi, we know you are a teacher who has come from God. Old Testament themes in *German and Austrian literature have been traced back to the 11th century but, apart from the Miracle plays found also in England and France, the Bible's influence was more important during and after the Reformation.
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Bearing False Witness: Debunking Centuries of Anti-Catholic

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Each genre is defined, exhaustively exemplified with attendant summaries, and provided with concluding observations. Major translations since (1962) include three traditionalist versions and three more "literary" renderings. Men considered livestock as more important than the women. For example, Martin Noth, considered to be one of the most respected Old Testament scholars of all time, states on page 263 of his book The Old Testament World (Fortress, 1966) that the biblical writers knew nothing of any Negro people.
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The Bread of Life

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Hence, this act involved the clan of one of the contracting parties, and also brought the other party into relation with the god of this clan, by bringing him into the community life of the clan, which included its god. This race of men had been three times larger than normal men and able to out-run a buffalo and even carry it in one hand. Koren Publishing published the first Hebrew biblical text edited, typeset, and printed in the State of Israel (1962).
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Journey to Worship - Ezra 4.1-6: A Study of Ezra

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The King James New Testament is based upon a Greek Text which came to be know as the "Textus Receptus." It became the "Official Bible of England" and the only Bible of the English church. He was an intellect who understood at least the rudiments of the Cynic school of Greek philosophy and the complex theology of the Semitic Jews around him. Do not handle the Word of God deceitfully (2 Corinthians 4:2). They may total about 180,000 adults spread across 22 states, including about 45,000 in Ohio and smaller numbers in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, New York, etc.
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"When You Were Gentiles": Specters of Ethnicity in Roman

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Hasn't the Supreme Court ruled against such a sectarian proposal? If religion is to be taught across the curriculum—as we have argued—then the Bible and world religions will properly come in for some discussion in many courses, and the themes of this chapter will be relevant to most teachers. Far to the east, nomadic tribes devoted themselves to the arts of war and conquest. ED326461 Author: Lawson,-Sandra-M., Comp. While we can purchase or sell a grave (Gen 23:4-20), Scripture never speaks of Sheol being purchased or sold. 5.
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A History of Israel

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When a debate over the meaning of a passage can’t be settled, often someone says, “That’s just your interpretation,” or, “No one really knows what this means, so let’s just agree to disagree.” It is true that we should hold our interpretations with humility, but we must not settle for anything less than the correct interpretation of the Bible, since it is the very Word of God. God listened carefully to their complaints, weighed their points, then made the earth eat them alive.
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Power, Providence, and Personality: Biblical Insight into

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Arranged in alphabetical order, it shows the book, chapter, and verse location of the most prominent words in the NAB and supplies several words of the context in which each word is found. There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown. Alter (The David Story, 1999; includes Kings 1–2) and E.
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Legend of the Unknown God

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It entails rejecting the content of the inspired texts in preference for a hypothetical construction, quite different in nature. Modern translations no longer use the word "Jewry" but the correct translation, "Judea," as in the New American Standard Bible: "And after these things Jesus was walking in Galilee; for He was unwilling to walk in Judea, because the Jews were seeking to kill Him." If a person feels that there is no consequence to his actions beyond civil law, he is less constrained to treat people fairly.
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The Acts of Philip

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Others say that women should suffer in childbirth as a divine punishment and not use anesthesia. The progress of Black women is seen in their survival, the greater numbers of Black women in nontraditional roles, and the competence and qualities with which they perform in those roles. Hazor was destroyed in the middle of that century, Ai was abandoned before 2000 B. Berger, Les Bibles castillanes (1899); F. Koehler, Ludwig, and Walter Baumgartner,.