Book of Deuteronomy


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Noun1.Book of Deuteronomy - the fifth book of the Old Testament; contains a second statement of Mosaic law
mezuza, mezuzah - religious texts from Deuteronomy inscribed on parchment and rolled up in a case that is attached to the doorframe of many Jewish households in accordance with Jewish law
Laws, Pentateuch, Torah - the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit
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Bosma show how the missional hermeneutic applies to the book of Deuteronomy and Psalms 67 and 96.
amp;nbsp;The Old Testament Book of Deuteronomy said God told the Israelites to wipe out the Canaanites.
Fluctuation in the number of second person verbs is not uncommon in the book of Deuteronomy, and in general reflects the fact that the nation as a whole can be addressed as a singular collective, or as a plural body with many individuals.
Charting the history of the Deuteronomist, Ausloos provides a detailed account of current thinking about the relationship between the books Genesis-Numbers and the so-called Deuteronomi(ist)c literature, which refers first to the book of Deuteronomy and the Deuteronomistic History.
Prime Minister Netanyahu at the end of his speech quoted Moses from the Book of Deuteronomy, stating in Hebrew, "Be strong and resolute, neither fear nor dread them," which were the leader's parting words to the Israelites before they entered the land of Israel.
When the Book of Deuteronomy was written, the Israelites had already settled for centuries in the land of promise.
In the book of Deuteronomy, it says to see with your own eyes.
The book of Deuteronomy in the Old Testament and the gospel in the New Testament admonish us "to love God with all your heart, with all your soul, mind and strength.
The text is shortened by focusing on the people stories, from Cain and Abel to Jacob, Joseph and Moses, that tell a generational tale from the creation of the world to the Israelites' impending entrance into Canaan at the conclusion of the book of Deuteronomy.
Among their perspectives are canon and charisma in the Book of Deuteronomy, the impact of prophetic experience on biblical interpretation, toward a model of reading for the formation of the affections, Pentecostal hermeneutics and the Book of Judges, and the work of the spirit in the interpretation of holy scripture from the perspective of a charismatic biblical theologian.
Pork is also prohibited in the Bible in the book of Deuteronomy.
Every time he spoke of what he had read, he spoke of Russian defector Natan Sharansky, who taught him about democracy, just as he learned about war from the Book of Deuteronomy, which calls for killing every woman, child and elderly person and for cutting down every tree in Palestine.