Feb 28, 2018
After hearing about the serious skin diseases yesterday, today we hear of the regulations if someone is healed from one. Note that these regulations were probably almost never done— until perhaps when Jesus caused a wave of men who had been healed to come with offerings.
Note that our modern translations...
Feb 27, 2018
Yesterday in Lev. 11-12, we learned the animals considered clean and edible, and those that were considered unclean and detestable. Then we heard about the sacrifices for purification after a woman gives birth.
E.C. Olsen says that the Old Testament is like a sundial. “It is not difficult to read...
Feb 26, 2018
Yesterday in Leviticus, Aaron and his sons started their work, and the glory of the Lord was revealed. But right after that Nadab and Abihu died because they offered an unauthorized kind of fire to the Lord.
This is a psalm showing the kind of people who will be welcomed into God's...
Feb 25, 2018
Yesterday in Leviticus, we heard more regulations for the priests (mainly), and then heard the story of the ordination ceremony that Moses performed for Aaron and his sons.
Psalm 14 can be classed as a messianic psalm because of v7. (However that is made clearer in other translations.) David...
Feb 24, 2018
Yesterday we heard about sin and guilt offerings and about the ordination offering for priests. In today’s reading, it sounds to me that for repayment offerings (repayment being a sin which would usually be intentional), the person offering the sacrifice would not be entitled to receive any of...