Course on the Pentateuch – Exegesis of Genesis 1:26-31 – (The Sixth Day of Creation)

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And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. So …

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The tree of the knowledge of good and evil (Genesis chap. 2, verse 9)

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The Lord God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground—trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. That Eden’s Garden was a very special place! In addition to …

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The Ancient Egypt and the Exodus (First part)

Paralleling the rise of Mesopotamian civilization, Egyptian culture reached great heights in the third millenium. In c. 3000 BC an Upper Egyptian, Narmer, conquered Low Egypt, unifying both portions of the land. With the the collapse of the Old Kingdom in c. 2200 BC Egypt suffered political anarchy and civil …

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Gospel of Matthew – Chap. 3, vers. 4-6 – Rediscovering God, rediscovering ourselves

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John’s clothes were made of camel’s hair, and he had a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey. People went out to him from Jerusalem and all Judea and the whole region of the Jordan. Confessing their sins, they were baptized by him in the Jordan River. The clothing of John …

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