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the penalty of permanent destruction

the penalty of permanent destruction Deuteronomy 13:16-18 Deuteronomy 13:16 You are to gather all its spoil in the middle of the city square and completely burn the city and all its spoil for Yahveh your God. The city is to … Continue reading

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The infection of defection

Deuteronomy 13:11-15 Deuteronomy 13:11 All Israel will hear and be afraid, and they will not do anything evil like this among you again. Deuteronomy 13:12 “If you hear it said about one of your cities Yahveh your God is giving … Continue reading

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do not yield, do not shield

do not yield, do not shield Deuteronomy 13:4-10 Deuteronomy 13:4 You must follow Yahveh your God and fear him. You must watch his commands and listen to him; you must worship him and remain faithful to him. Deuteronomy 13:5 That … Continue reading

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deceiving evidence

deceiving evidence Deuteronomy 12:32-13:3 (JDV) Deuteronomy 12:32 Be careful to do everything I command you; do not add anything to it or take anything away from it. Deuteronomy 13:1 “If a prophet or someone who has dreams arises among you … Continue reading

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in retrospect: denouncing pragmatism

Deuteronomy 13   For many people and cultures around the world today, the test of the validity of an idea seems to be “does it work?”  Even if a person does not agree with someone else’s religion or social allegiance, … Continue reading

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