Mar 6, 2021
Yesterday we heard about the seven important yearly celebrations of the Jewish religion. Then we heard about oil and bread for the tabernacle, and then there was the example of a law-breaker who was stoned to death for his crime of blasphemy.
Today we read the most famous psalm of all. My wife has...
Mar 5, 2021
Yesterday we heard two chapters of regulations for the priests, all for the purpose of preserving their holiness. Again and again the Lord says, “I am the Lord”, emphasizing that, as He is holy, so the priests and the people of Israel must be holy.
We turn to a famous psalm today, Psalm 22....
Mar 4, 2021
Yesterday we heard various laws that are for preserving the holiness of God's people, and various kinds of punishment for disobedience.
This poem is a companion to yesterday's, which was for the nation and the king in time of war. Today’s poem is the corresponding victory song.
Mar 3, 2021
Yesterday we learned about the rule that all sacrifices be done at the tabernacle, the prohibitions of eating anything containing animal blood, and forbidden sexual practices.
This is a prayer for the nation of Israel and their king, asking for national security in time of war.
Mar 2, 2021
Yesterday we learned about regulations concerning uncleanness caused by bodily discharges of all kinds. Then we heard the procedures for the high priest to perform yearly on the day of atonement.
Today’s Psalm is a famous poem celebrating the heavens and God's creation, and secondly...