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Journey - Lesson 19 - Persecution And Hope
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Series: Journey, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 19 of the Journey Bible Study Program series. This pesents the main events affecting the people of God in the years between 175 and 20 BC.Chapter 1 describes the beginning of the revolt against the Seleucid king, Antiochus IV Epiphanes. Chapter 2 is a description of apocalyptic literature as found in the book of Daniel. Chapter 3 describes the main events of the Maccabean revolt.
Journey- lesson 18 - Later Wisdom
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Series: Journey, Book 19. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 18 of the Journey Bible Study Program. In chapter 1 we learn the main events between 400 and 200 BC which affected the People. In chapter 2 we have a description of the Book of Qoheleth (Ecclesisastes). In chapter 3 we learn of the three basic interpretations of the Song of Songs. Chapter 4 we presents the ways in which the message of Sirach marked an advance on earlier wisdom.
Journey - Lesson 17 -Early Wisdom
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Series: Journey, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 17 of the Journey Bible Study Program series. The purpose of this lesson is to discuss the teaching of the wisdom tradition on creation, humanity and human suffering as found in the Books of Proverbs and Job.In chapter 1 the author discusses being human, humility and fear of the Lord and the need for others.Chapter 2 describes various approaches to poverty and wealth.
Journrey - Lesson 16 -New Directions
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Series: Journey, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 16 of the Journey Bible Study program series. The purpose of this lesson is to describe the developments in organizations and in leadership and changes in attitudes towards the gentiles which took place in the People of God after the Exile. The topics presented include the edict of Cyrus, Malachi, Ezra and Nehemiah, the book of Ruth and of Jonah and Zechariah.
Journey -Lesson 15 - Prophets in Exile (2)
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Series: Journey, Book 16. Price: Free! Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 15 of the Journey Bible Study Program series. This lesson describes the condition of the People of God in Exile and selected themes from Second Isaiah.In chapter 1 entitled "I am doing a new deed" we learn of Second Isaiah message to the People in Exile. In chapter 2 entitled "My ways are not your ways" there is a description of the future role of the People.
Journey - Lesson 14 - Prophets in Exile (1)
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Series: Journey, Book 15. Price: Free! Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 14 of the Journey Bible Study Program series. Chapter 1 describes the conditions of the People in Exile in Babylon.In chapter 2 we have a description of Ezekiel's message to the People in Exile.Chapter three provides a description of the changes which were beginning to take place among the People in Exile. Chapter 4 is a continuation of the commentary on "Dei Verbum".
Journey - Lesson 13 - Prophets in Judah (2)
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Series: Journey, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 13th lesson of the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson selected passages from the books of Jeremiah and Zephaniah are analyzed. Chapter 1 describes the historical setting of Jeremiah and presents a commentary on selected passages. In Chapter 2 we meet Zephaniah and look at selected passages from the prophet Zephaniah.
Journey - Lesson 12 - Prophets in Judah (1)
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Series: Journey, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 12th lesson of the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson we turn to the prophets of Judah. In chapter 1 we analyze selected passages from the prophet Isaiah.In chapter 2 we analyze selected passages from the Prophet Micah. This section ends with reflections on Prophets and Prophecy. The third chapter continues the commentary on "Dei Verbum"
Journey - Lesson 11- Prophets In Israel
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Series: Journey, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 11 of the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson we are introduced to Prophecy. In chapter 1 we learn the historical setting of Elijah and how to interpret the stories concerning him. In chapter 2 we learn about Amos and how to analyze selected passages from Amos. In chapter 3 we meet Hosea and how to analyze selected passages from Hosea.
"Here Am I! Send Me." A Commentary on the Book of Isaiah, Chapters 1-23
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 111,600. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
A verse-by-verse commentary on Isaiah 1-23. Though these Old Testament prophecies were made over 2,500 years ago, many have come to fruition. Others are yet to come true, but we know God's promises always will come true. Ancient Israel ceased to honor God, and was punished. This should give Americans a wake-up call, as America has ceased to honor Him, too! Will He be any more lenient on America!
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.
Journey - Lesson 9 - The Beloved
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Series: Journey, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 9th lesson of the Journey Bible Study Program. In this lesson Chapter 1 describes the manner in which David becomes King of Judah. In Chapter 2 we learn how David became King of Israel. Then in chapter 3 we learn of the accomplishments of David and the Divine approval he receives on his way to becoming king of both Judah and Israel.
Journey - Lesson 8 - The Roots of Kingship
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Series: Journey, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is lesson 8 of the Journey Bible Study Programs. In this lesson we learn of Samuel and Abimelech. We learn of the struggle of the People to find a form of leadership and organization suited to their life in the Land while keeping their faith and tradition. In chapter 2 we learn how Saul ,the first King of Israel. The People struggle to accept kingship as their new form of leadership.
Journey - Lesson 7- the Gift of The Land
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Series: Journey, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 7th lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson Chapter 1 describes the life in the desert. Chapter 2 tells us of the life of the Canaanites and the gradual settling into the Land which occurred by infiltration,settlements and battles. Chapter 3 then describes the struggle for survival once the People of God were settled in the Land.
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.
Journey - Lesson 5 -You Shall Be My People - The Covenant
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Series: Journey, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 5th lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson Chapter 1 presents the Covenant made through Moses, Chapter 2 presents the literary form of the Covenant , Chapter 3 is called Bond of Communion and it discusses the relationships that are formed by the establishment of the Covenant. In Chapter 4 the gives us some of the most important teachings on revelation.
Journey - Lesson 4 -The Mighty Act of God
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Series: Journey, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the 4th lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program series. In this lesson Chapter 1 covers the History relevant to the Exodus event, Chapter 2 presents some insights into the literature of the Exodus and Chapter Three presents another segment of the commentary on "Dei Verbum", The Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation by the Second Vatican Council.
Journey-Lesson 3 - Preparations For The Exodus
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Series: Journey, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the third lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program. The chapters of this lesson are: chapter 1 -Oppression in Egypt, 2- The Leader and the Lord, 3- The Passover,4- the Teaching of the Church on the Bible. In this lesson we learn that God knows that his People are being oppressed in Egypt. We also learn how He prepared Moses his chosen leader by revealing Himself to him.
Chronicles: A Theological Commentary
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This short volume is a theological commentary on the Old Testament books of Chronicles. As commentary written for the educated layperson, it assumes the reader will already have some familiarity the stories and literature of the Old Testament/Tanakh. Paul Kragt is a lay theologian, artist, and educator.
Journey-Lesson 2 - The New Beginning
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Series: Journey, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013 by Guy Lajoie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the second of the forty lessons in the Journey Bible Study Program written by Archbishop Marcel Gervais. Chapter 1 presents the story of Abraham whom is shown to be a model of trust in god. Chapter 2 presents the story of Jabob who is the person of faith who who struggles with God and wins. Chapter 3 presents the story of Joseph who uses intelligence and talents for all.