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Ancient Truth: Old Testament History
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 159,580. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine the history books of the Old Testament.
Exploring the Word of God Books of Poetry: Job Through Song of Songs
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is a lay-level introduction to some of the writings of the Hebrew Bible - the book of Job, with its wisdom about human suffering - the book of Psalms, filled with praise and questions and even complaints - the book of Proverbs, with general principles of life - the book of Ecclesiastes, a somewhat cynical look at life without God in the picture - and the Song of Songs, a celebration of love.
Exploring the Word of God Two Books of Moses: Genesis and Exodus
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This introductory commentary gives an overview of the first two books of the Bible, from Creation to the giving of the law at Mt. Sinai. We explore each book, and its significance for Christians today. Should we keep the laws God gave to Moses? What lessons can we learn from the lives of Abraham, Joseph, and Moses?
Exploring the Word of God: Books of History: Joshua to 2 Samuel
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / Old Testament
This is a lay-level introduction to the books of Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1& 2 Samuel. In each book, we look at the way the book is organized, its main themes, and lessons we learn from it today. There are character sketches of Joshua, Deborah, Gideon, Jephthah, Samson, Samuel, Saul, David and Bathsheba. By Tim Finlay and Jim Herst.
Ancient Truth: Jeremiah
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine Jeremiah and Lamentations.
How Should We Read the Book of Genesis? Interviews With Dennis Gordon
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Price: Free! Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
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Dennis Gordon, with a PhD in zoology and an ordained minister, comments on how we should read the book of Genesis. He offers a constructive way to think about issues of creation and evolution, as well as a Christian's responsibility toward the world God has created.
Ancient Truth: Ezekiel
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine the Prophet Ezekiel.
Ancient Truth: Minor Prophets
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine the Minor Prophets.
Ancient Truth: Isaiah
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine the Prophet Isaiah.
Ancient Truth: Daniel
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Series: Ancient Truth, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
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Most people understand God revealed Himself in a historical context, and some understand it was also a cultural context, but very few even realize it also came within an intellectual context which is foreign to us today in the West. In this volume we examine the Prophecy of Daniel.
The Yahweh Confidence Scheme
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Price: Free! Words: 102,060. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
The Bible makes clear that Yahweh is not all-powerful, he's not all-knowing, he’s often grossly unfair, he’s a mass murderer (he once killed everyone but Noah and his family), and he’s a concoction. Judaism and Christianity are confidence schemes which exploit ignorant people. Clergy get the authority of a god with no God to refute them. Light, humorous read. The author is not an atheist.
Exploring the Word of God The Conquest of Canaan: Leviticus to Joshua
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
In this lay-level commentary, Tim Finlay and Jim Herst take the reader on a journey from Mt. Sinai to the Promised Land, from repeated failures in the wilderness of Sin to success in Gilead, Judea, and Israel. Lessons for Christians today are found throughout.
Hosea: The Great Reversal of the Great I-Am, And Other Essays
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Price: Free! Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Dr. John McKenna shows us what the book of Hosea tells us about God. He also has essays about the Word of God, God's names and titles, the freedom of Christ, and a personal story about his last visit with Thomas F. Torrance. Since this book begins with an essay about Hosea, it also concludes with an essay about Hosea, this time by Michael Morrison on the message of Hosea chapter 11.
Which Old Testament Laws Apply to Christians Today?
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Series: Old Testament Laws and Christians, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
When Christians read the Old Testament, they are often puzzled. They find many laws that seem to be part of Christianity, and yet they also find many laws that no one obeys. Laws of sacrifice, rituals and civil laws are mixed together with laws that tell people how to get along with others. This series of Bible studies explores how a Christian can know which laws to keep.
Journey - Introduction
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Series: Journey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the introduction to the Journey Bible Study Program which contains 20 lesson on the Old Testament and 20 lesson on the New Testament. In this introduction the student is given the information required to navigate the Bible. This includes a list of the Biblical books and the abbreviations generally used to designate each book, some instructions on use of chapter numbers and verse numbers.
Journey - Bibliography - Old Testament
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the bibliography for the Journey Bible Study Program series. This bibliography provides a list of all the books consulted during the preparation of the twenty lessons of the Old Testament. the list is primarily of the books in English but it also includes several books in French.
Journey - Lesson 6 - The Law
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Series: Journey, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the sixth lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program. As the title suggest this is about the Law as found in the Torah. Chapter 1 describes the Purposes and Characteristics of the Law. Chapter 2 describes the type of response that the Law demands.Chapter 3 describes the scope of the and the ideal of the Law. Chapter 4 moves to the rights of property and dignity of life.
Pocket Journey (1)
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Price: Free! Words: 184,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is a compendium of all the Old Testament Lessons of the Journey Bible Study Program series. Instead of 20 books of the Old Testament series, all of the commentaries have been combined into one volume without the practice questions and exercises. This volume should make it easier for any student of the bible to find a very insightful commentary on all of the major texts of the Bible.
Walking Through Psalm 2
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Walk with me through Psalm 2, in an effort to discover what the text meant to its original readers. This particular essay is meant to exposit each verse, while keeping the psalmist's intended literary format in view. Along the way, key phrases, words, and themes will be unpacked, to reveal the message in Psalm 2.
Journey - Lesson 10 - Glory And Its Consequences
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Series: Journey, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 10th lesson of the Journey Bible Study Program series. In chapter 1 the wisdom of Solomon is discussed. In chapter 2 presents various aspect of the theology of the Temple.Chapter 3 identifies the various aspects of Solomon's reign which received negative criticism.. Chapter 4 describes the main events which followed upon the rule of Solomon.