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  • Saul (3/3)

    Saul (3/3)

    Saul’s second test concerning the Amalekites has been likened to a ‘final exam’ that would determine his fate once and for all.1 The Task given to Saul was to ‘devote to destruction’ the Amalekites and all […]

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  • Saul (Part 1)

    Saul (Part 1)

    The story of Saul—of his elevation to the kingship followed by his long, slow demise—occupies some 25 chapters of 1 and 2 Samuel. Few people in the Bible have their life recounted in more detail. […]

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  • “Let Mine Outcasts Dwell With Thee, Moab” – Jordan in Bible Prophecy (1)

    “Let Mine Outcasts Dwell With Thee, Moab” – Jordan in Bible Prophecy (1)

    In Isaiah 15-16 we have a prophecy which speaks of the burden of Moab. It is a chilling chapter of judgment on a people who were notorious for their insufferable arrogance. As chapter 16:6 testifies: […]

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  • Job – The Beloved Servant of Yahweh (2)

    Job – The Beloved Servant of Yahweh (2)

    Throughout the debate phase of the book, Job achieves victory over the friends and develops in faith, but a problem is also highlighted. Initially, Job had believed, like his friends, in exact retribution (4:3-4; 31:23) […]

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  • Older and Wiser?