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- Matthew 4:18-22: Why Did They Follow Him?
- Book Write-Up (Loosely-Speaking): The Incredible Shrinking Son of Man, by Robert M. Price
- Why Did Jesus Tell Mary, "Mine Hour Is Not Yet Come" (John 2:4)?
- James D.L. Staunton, Relationships, Talents
- Philo on Difficult Torah Passages about Rape and Slavery
- II Maccabees 12, Purgatory, Catholicism, Idolatry
- When is a parallel a real parallel and not parallelomania? — Vridar
- Pity and Plato
- Bible Question: Why Didn't Joseph Contact Jacob?
- The Seating Arrangement at the Last Supper
- Book Write-Up: Does God Exist?, by W. David Beck
- Book Write-Up: The Great Deformation, by David A. Stockman
- Book Write-Up: In the Footsteps of Faith, by John F. MacArthur
- Defiant Tucker Defends His Discussion Of Demographic Change, Exposes ADL Hypocrisy
- Book Write-Up: The Problem of the Old Testament, by Duane A. Garrett
- Asia Times: Life After Death for the Neoconservatives
- Progressive Critique of Leftist Cancel Culture and Censorship of “Non-Woke” Ideas
- ‘Diversity Training’ Doesn’t Work. This Might.
- Book Write-Up: Julian of Eclanum’s Commentaries on Job, Hosea, Joel, and Amos
- Colossians Conundra, Jesus as God of the OT, Paul’s “Works of the Law” in the Perspective of Second-Century Reception
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II Chronicles 36 is the last chapter of the Book of II Chronicles. It goes from the reigns of King Josiah’s successors, through the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem in the sixth century B.C.E., to King Cyrus’ proclamation that exiled Jews … Continue reading
II Chronicles 35 is about the Passover celebration under King Josiah of Judah, as well as Josiah’s death. I have five items. 1. II Chronicles 35:3 states: “And [Josiah] said unto the Levites that taught all Israel, which were holy … Continue reading
II Chronicles 34 is about the reign of King Josiah of Judah. The Chronicler considers Josiah to be a righteous king, as does II Kings 22. II Chronicles 34 and II Kings 22-23 tell Josiah’s story differently, however. In II … Continue reading
II Chronicles 33 is about King Manasseh of Judah. In both II Chronicles 33 and II Kings 21, Manasseh is considered to be an especially wicked king. In II Chronicles 33, however, Manasseh repents after the Assyrians capture him and … Continue reading
II Chronicles 32 talks about King Sennacherib of Assyria’s unsuccessful siege of Jerusalem during the reign of King Hezekiah of Judah. It also covers Hezekiah’s pride and death. In preparation for Assyria’s invasion of Jerusalem, Hezekiah stopped up the water … Continue reading
In II Chronicles 31, the righteous King Hezekiah of Judah arranges for the support of the priests and the Levites. He commands the people of Jerusalem to give the portion to the priests and the Levite—-probably the firstfruits of grain, … Continue reading
II Chronicles 30 is about righteous King Hezekiah’s Passover, which Judahites and some Northern Israelites attended. There is debate about whether or not Hezekiah’s Passover actually happened. After all, does not II Kings 23:22 state regarding the Passover of a … Continue reading
II Chronicles 29 is about the reign of righteous King Hezekiah, particularly his attempts to repair the Temple and re-establish Temple worship. II Chronicles 29:34 states: “But the priests were too few, so that they could not flay all the … Continue reading
II Chronicles 28 is about the reign of King Ahaz of Judah. According to the Chronicler, King Ahaz did evil in the eyes of the LORD. Here are some items: 1. Scholars have noted that the account of King Ahaz’s … Continue reading