Tag Archives: Sacrifice

Bible 1 Yr – Day 323 – The Crucifixion

Today we read John’s account of the Crucifixion. Again, when reading John it is important to remember that his Gospel is written last and he has the added benefit of years and is writing, in part, to preserve certain specific … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 275 – The Groundwork for Hebrews

The 2nd Chapter of Hebrews lays out some of the foundations for the books internal arguments. There are things to be learned if you look at the verses carefully. The first verse starts by indicating that since Jesus is greater … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 274 – The Book of Hebrews

Today we start the book of Hebrews, perhaps the most difficult book of the New Testament to understand. We can be reasonably sure the book was written before A.D. 70 because it speaks in detail of the temple sacrifices yet … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 197 – If Paul is a Priest what Sacrifice is Acceptable…

Today in the Letter to the Romans, Paul is just wrapping up, making travel plans, etc and then he nonchalantly slips in this little nugget: 15 But on some points I have written to you very boldly by way of … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 54 – Leviticus

Today we start the book of Leviticus, named as such because it contains many instructions for he Levite priests. The book starts out describing the different types of offerings that can be made. There are burnt offerings, grain offerings and … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 16 – The Binding of Isaac

Today we read one of the most famous scene in the Old Testament, Genesis 22, in which God asks Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac. This story is traditionally referred to as “the Binding of Isaac”. Modern readers tend to … Continue reading

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