Materials: OT Texts

Jeremiah 7:18

I found in Jeremiah 7:18 a reference to a goddess named the "queen of heaven." Who was she?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Job 2:9

Did Job’s wife say to him, “Curse God, and die” (Job 2:9)? Recently I was informed that the original text reads “Bless God, and die.” Which one is right?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Job 41:1

In Job 41 God asks Job a series of questions about Leviathan. What kind of creature is it?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Judges 11:29-40

Did Jephthah really offer his daughter as a sacrifice, as he apparently promised God in Judges 11:29-40?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Lessons from Daniel 2

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

Lessons from Daniel 3

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

Leviticus 11

Is the law of unclean animals still valid? It appears to me that it is simply another Israelite ceremonial law.

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Leviticus 16:22

Leviticus 16:22 says that the goat for Azazel "shall bear all their iniquities upon him" (RSV); and Isaiah 53:12 describes the promised Saviour with the words "He bore the sin of many." Does that not make the goat for Azazel a symbol of Christ?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Levíticus 4:2

What is an unintentional sin (Lev. 4:2)?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez - Retired

Names, Names, Names

My plan for reading the Bible in a year forces me to read chapters of genealogies. The longest list so far is 1 Chronicles 1-9. What are those chapters about?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez - Retired

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