When People Do What is Right in Their Own Eyes

"And, behold, there came an old man from his work out of the field at even, which was also of mount Ephraim; and he sojourned in Gibeah: but the men of the place were Benjamites.  And when he had lifted up his eyes, he saw a wayfaring man in the street of the city: and … Continue reading When People Do What is Right in Their Own Eyes

The Spies In Jericho, and the Woman

"And Joshua the son of Nun sent out of Shittim two men to spy secretly, saying, 'Go view the land, even Jericho.' And they went, and came into an harlot's house, named Rahab, and lodged there.  And it was told the king of Jericho, saying, 'Behold, there came men in here to night of the … Continue reading The Spies In Jericho, and the Woman

Which Is Greater

"And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.  And He said unto them, 'The kings of the Gentiles exercise lordship over them; and they that exercise authority upon them are called benefactors.  But you not so: but he that is greatest among you, let him be as … Continue reading Which Is Greater

Caring For the Widow, the Orphan, and the Stranger

The Old Testament and the New has much wealth of how to deal with others, and care for those who are less fortunate than ourselves. "When thou cuttest down thine harvest in thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go again to fetch it: it shall be for the … Continue reading Caring For the Widow, the Orphan, and the Stranger

God Spoke All These Words…

"And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off. And they said unto Moses, 'Speak thou with us, and we will hear: but let not God speak with us, lest we die.' And Moses … Continue reading God Spoke All These Words…

The Life of Abraham Following the Death of Sarah

"Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah. And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim. And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Hanoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All … Continue reading The Life of Abraham Following the Death of Sarah