Monthly Archives: March 2014

Jeremiah 29: A Letter to the Exiles and the Recurring False Prophets

Letter to the Exiles Jeremiah 29 These are the words of the letter that the prophet Jeremiah sent from Jerusalem to the remaining elders among the exiles, and to the priests, the prophets, and all the people, whom Nebuchadnezzar had … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 28: The True and the False Prophet

Jeremiah 28 In that same year, at the beginning of the reign of King Zedekiah of Judah, in the fifth month of the fourth year, the prophet Hananiah son of Azzur, from Gibeon, spoke to me in the house of … Continue reading

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Review of 1 Kings: Torn in Two by Alex Israel

1 Kings: Torn in Two, by Alex Israel. Jerusalem: Maggid Books, 2013. Pp 350. $29.95 (Hardcover) 1 Kings is the second volume in the Maggid Studies in Tanakh series, and both works have proven to be clear written and insightful … Continue reading

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Images for Transfiguration Sunday, Ash Wednesday and the First Sunday of Lent

Forgot to get Transfiguration Sunday, this year from Matthew’s Gospel, out so it is a combined post with a lot of images: Transfiguration Sunday The initial reading is Moses being called up the mountain to receive the Ten Commandments, the … Continue reading

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