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Lord Your God People Of Israel
1,000 wordsThe rise of the monarchy in Israel was a period of confusion and turmoil, but the readings of 1 Samuel gives some insight for the reasons of the establishment of the monarchy. The Israelites were in a time of political upheaval, corrupt judges, and relentless disbelief. The political and social status greatly affected Israel's decision to appoint a king. Because of their need for protection from outsiders and honest officials, the elders chose to organize a monarchy in hopes that Israel would re...
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Asherah The Goddess Of Israel
3,268 words... t: For (the goddess) Asherah (Hadley 179). More items for cultic use were discovered at the sites of Lachish and Taanach. At Lachish the remains of a temple dating to the Late Bronze age were uncovered, and among the finds there were a gold plaque used as part of the temple equipment which pictures a naked goddess standing on a trotting horse, holding two lotus blossoms. The figure wears a feathered headdress and her eyes, pubic region and the eye of the horse are all pierced, as if they onc...
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Critical Analysis Of The Rich Young Man
1,338 wordsThe Rich Young Man is a story about a young man who is attempting to reach the kingdom of God. The young man asks Jesus what he needs to do in order to gain eternal life. Jesus simply tells him to follow the Commandments. They are you shall not kill, you shall not commit adultery, you shall not steal, you shall not bear false witness, you shall not defraud and honor your father and your mother. The young man, being a virtuous man, states he in fact has followed these laws since he was young. In ...
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Lord Your God Stay Alive
858 wordsDeuteronomy 8: 7 - 18 Scope, Selection and Content of Pericope Deuteronomy 8, an independent exhortation within the second speech of Moses (4: 44? 28: 68), has the motif of remembrance / forgetting (verses 2, 11, 14, 18, 19) as a call to obedience (verses 1, 2, 6, 11, 19). Beginning the pericope with 8: 7 is unsatisfactory because it presupposes the preceding context (? For? ? ). At least 8: 1 should be retained to clarify the antecedent. The proper ending for the pericope is 8: 20, completing t...
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Relationship Between God Lord Your God
1,117 wordsThe Deuteronomy Deuteronomy: Chapter 10 The book of Deuteronomy is the second reading of the law. It is located in the Old Testament and is the last book of Pentateuch. Deuteronomistic theories of interpretation are utilized as a means to better comprehend the relationship between God and the people of Israel and their implications at the time of publication. Deuteronomistic history is composed of many works, contributed by various individuals. The earliest writings were dated as early as 609 BC...
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Lord Your God Neighbor
774 wordsLeviticus 19: 1, 2, 15? 18 Scope, Selection and Content of Pericope Leviticus 19: 1, 2, 15? 18 is the Old Testament pericope appointed for 23 Pentecost A in the LBW. Verses 15 - 18 are a thematically related set of laws regarding relationships with? neighbors? . The pericope is in-complete without the introductory statement of 1, 2, because the laws in this chapter are all expansion and commentary on v 2. The appro-pri-ate pericope is Lev 19: 1, 2, 15 - 18. Sources/Traditions/Form Leviticus as a...
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Lord Your God Surely Be Put
3,192 wordsShould the Ten Commandments be Posted in Schools Notes: All scripture quotes, unless otherwise indicated, are from the New King James Version of the Bible. The views expressed below are not necessarily those of the author, but rather are intended to make people think. Feel free to distribute this essay anywhere you want, including web pages, newsgroups, forums, and e-mail Not only should public schools be allowed to post the 10 Commandments, they should be REQUIRED to post them in each and every...
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