Daily Archives: March 20, 2013

where God is

Psalm 79 No more temple – no more sacrifice, yet the psalmist asks God to atone for the sins of his people.  The blood that the psalmist says has been poured out all around Jerusalem is the blood of God’s … Continue reading

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ending exploitation

Nehemiah 5 Everyone knew that the commitment to rebuild Jerusalem’s walls would involve hardship.  What they did not count on, however, was the exploitation of the Jewish nobles and officials.  They were taking advantage of the situation to exact interest … Continue reading

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