Category Archives: new covenant

one citizenry

one citizenry Deuteronomy 23:19-20 (JDV) Deuteronomy 23:19 “Do not charge your brother interest on silver, food, or anything that can earn interest. Deuteronomy 23:20 You may charge a foreigner interest, but you must not charge your brother Israelite interest, so … Continue reading

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do not enter

do not enter Deuteronomy 23:1-2 (JDV) Deuteronomy 23:1 “No man whose testicles have been crushed or whose penis has been eliminated may enter Yahveh ‘s collected assembly. Deuteronomy 23:2 No one of illegitimate birth may enter Yahveh’s collected assembly; none … Continue reading

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first seek peace

first seek peace Deuteronomy 20:10-14 (JDV) Deuteronomy 20:10 “When you approach a city to fight against it, make an offer of peace. Deuteronomy 20:11 If it answers your offer of peace and opens its gates to you, all the people … Continue reading

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a king who follows God’s rules

Deuteronomy 17:14-15 (JDV) a king who follows God’s rules Deuteronomy 17:14 “When you enter the land Yahveh your God is giving you, take possession of it, live in it, and say, ‘I will place a king over me like all … Continue reading

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two summits

two summits Deuteronomy 11:29 When Yahveh your God brings you into the land you are entering to take possession of, you are to proclaim the empowerment at Mount Gerizim and the affliction at Mount Ebal. Deuteronomy 11:30 Aren’t these mountains … Continue reading

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turning aside from the path

turning aside from the path Deuteronomy 11:26 “Look, today I set before you an empowerment and an affliction: Deuteronomy 11:27 there will be an empowerment, if you obey the commands of Yahveh your God I am commanding you today, Deuteronomy … Continue reading

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reverence for his revelation

reverence for his revelation Deuteronomy 10:1-5 Deuteronomy 10:1 “Yahveh said to me at that time, ‘Cut two stone tablets like the first ones and come to me on the mountain and make a wooden ark. Deuteronomy 10:2 I will write … Continue reading

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remembering the covenant

  Deuteronomy 4:11-13 (JDV) Deuteronomy 4:11 You came near and stood below the mountain, a mountain blazing with fire into the heart1 of the sky and enveloped in a totally black cloud. Deuteronomy 4:12 Then Yahveh spoke to you from … Continue reading

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an unveiling service

devotional post # 2161 2 Corinthians 3:12-14 2Co 3:12 Since we confidently expect this, we serve very openly, 2Co 3:13 not like Moses, who would put a veil over his face so that the Israelites would not gaze at the … Continue reading

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the impossibility of pluralism

Leviticus 18:1-5 Lev 18:1 And Yahveh spoke to Moses, and this is what he said, Lev 18:2 “Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, I am Yahveh your God. Lev 18:3 You will not do as they … Continue reading

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