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WOMEN OF THE BIBLE “EVE, THE MOTHER OF HUMANKIND”

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Eve enjoys the distinction of being the first woman-in all of human history. Talk about special. Continue reading WOMEN OF THE BIBLE “EVE, THE MOTHER OF HUMANKIND”

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BIBLE CUSTOMS AND CURIOSITIES (MARRIAGE AMONG RELATIVES)

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Laban was the brother of Jacob’s mother, Rebekah (Genesis 29:10). This relationship would have made Laban’s daughter Rachel-the woman whom Jacob wanted to marry-Jacob’s first cousin. Continue reading BIBLE CUSTOMS AND CURIOSITIES (MARRIAGE AMONG RELATIVES)

JAMES, SON OF ALPHAEUS: LESS SAID THE BETTER?

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The disciple “James the less” is mentioned only eight times in the New Testament. Four of those times his name is in a list of the twelve apostles of Jesus. Another four times, he’s mentioned in connection with his family. Continue reading JAMES, SON OF ALPHAEUS: LESS SAID THE BETTER?

SCRIPTURE OF THE DAY “EPH 6:1-4”

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  1. Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.
  2. Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandments with promise;)
  3. That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth.
  4. And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nature and admonition of the Lord.

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