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Book of Deuteronomy

These are my reflections on the book of Deuteronomy from February 2015 to April 2016. As a process of cleaning up my index and making posts more accessible. Deuteronomy 1: Retelling The Story For A New Time Deuteronomy 2: The … Continue reading

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An Ongoing Reference to Luther’s Works

I am a Lutheran pastor but not a Lutheran scholar and the breadth of Luther’s works makes them a staggering task to approach. As a part of my study of various books of the scriptures I have also made it … Continue reading

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Reflections From A Year Spent with Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy is the fourth book, and the second large book that I have worked my way through systematically from beginning to end. It took me a little more than a year (13 months and 1 week) from my first post … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 34- The Death of Moses

Deuteronomy 34 1 Then Moses went up from the plains of Moab to Mount Nebo, to the top of Pisgah, which is opposite Jericho, and the LORD showed him the whole land: Gilead as far as Dan,2 all Naphtali, the … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 33: A Final Poetic Blessing

1 This is the blessing with which Moses, the man of God, blessed the Israelites before his death. 2 He said: The LORD came from Sinai, and dawned from Seir upon us; he shone forth from Mount Paran. With him … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 32- The Last Song of Moses

Deuteronomy 32: 1-14: The Faithful Rock Provides 1 Give ear, O heavens, and I will speak; let the earth hear the words of my mouth.  2 May my teaching drop like the rain, my speech condense like the dew;    … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 31 Preparing for Life after Moses

Deuteronomy 31 1 When Moses had finished speaking all these words to all Israel, 2 he said to them: “I am now one hundred twenty years old. I am no longer able to get about, and the LORD has told … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 30 – Hope Beyond the Curse

  Deuteronomy 30: 1-10 Returning to the LORD 1 When all these things have happened to you, the blessings and the curses that I have set before you, if you call them to mind among all the nations where the … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 29: A Final Address

Deuteronomy 29: 1-9 Restating the Covenant 1 These are the words of the covenant that the LORD commanded Moses to make with the Israelites in the land of Moab, in addition to the covenant that he had made with them … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 28 Blessings and Curses

Deuteronomy 28: 1-14 Blessings for Obedience 1 If you will only obey the LORD your God, by diligently observing all his commandments that I am commanding you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations … Continue reading

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