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Book Write-Up: Tough Questions about God and His Actions in the Old Testament

Walter C. Kaiser, Jr.  Tough Questions about God and His Actions in the Old Testament.  Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 2015.  See here to buy the book. Walter C. Kaiser, Jr. is a biblical scholar, who has taught the Old Testament … Continue reading

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Show No Pity, or Cultivate Pity?

One theme that has come up repeatedly in my reading of Deuteronomy is God’s command to the Israelites not to pity certain people.  Specifically, God in Deuteronomy commands the Israelites not to pity the following: the Canaanites (Deuteronomy 7:16), an … Continue reading

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