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Unformatted text preview: dsight, we know that all these things occurred and we know that all of these were necessary.
On the surface they simply state the order in which they happened, the Jews did not know that the next
thing was to come until it happened and they were grateful for whatever they received.
There are 15 lines to this poem as there were 15 steps in the Temple. When we ascend stairs
to a place we have never been before, we tend, and it is advisable, to go up them one at a time and not
charge up them so as to get to the top as soon as possible. It is the same in life, in doing things that are
important we should be cautious. How often have we seen people embracing a completely new way of
life in one fell swoop as it were, wearying of it in the same haste that they embraced it. It is far better
to progress slowly taking on one thing at a time feeling our way cautiously advancing one step at a
time as we become more convinced as time goes on to the rightness of our actions.
The Exodus did not happen in a vacuum and was no...
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- Spring '14
- The Bible