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Questions and answers on Deuteronomy 15-21 0

Deuteronomy 15 – 21 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and Answers on Deuteronomy 15 – 21 Here are Verna’s questions and my answers on Deuteronomy 15-21. In Deuteronomy 15 what is a “release”? This is a time when all debts would be canceled. In Deuteronomy 15:17 what is an “awl”? An awl is a small pointed tool used for piercing holes, especially in leather. In Deuteronomy 16:1, what month are they talking about? The month of Abib in their calendar is what is the later part of our March and the beginning of our April. It was when the Passover which is near out modern day Easter...

Questions and Answers on Joshua 1-8 0

Joshua Chapters 1-8 – Questions and Answers

Joshua Chapters 1-8 – Questions and Answers In Joshua 1 and other places in the Bible “be strong and of good courage”. The phrase, “Be strong and or good courage” is repeated 9 times in the Bible, all in the Old Testament. It is recorded that Moses told this to Joshua at least three times and then the LORD said the same words twice to Joshua after Moses died. Then the children of Israel told Joshua that they would obey him, and they encouraged him again to be strong and of a good courage. Joshua uses that phrase when he...

Questions and Answers on Numbers 30-36 0

Numbers 30-36 Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers on Numbers Chapters 30-36 In Numbers 30 if a wife vows a vow to the LORD and her husbands hears her vow and doesn’t tell her not to do it, she is to fulfil her vow. If he tells her that she should not do the vow, then she is free before the LORD of her vow. This same principle is true also with a daughter who lives in her father’s house. If the father hears the vow and tells her not to do it, she is released from her vow to God. If he hears her...

Questions and Answers on Numbers 9-15 0

Numbers 9-15 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and Answers on Numbers 9-15 In Numbers 9:6 how did they become defiled by a dead body? They were defiled because they touched a dead body. Perhaps they were doctors trying to help the person and he died, or he was killed, or they were burying the person, or it was their loved one that they were touching as they mourned. In Numbers 9 why did they follow the cloud? God was in the cloud and He was leading His people. They did not know the way, so they followed His moving cloud. In Numbers 10, why did...