Book of 2 Kings Chapter 23 Summary:
Appetite for (Divine) Destruction
Josiah gathers together the elders of Judah and leads them, along with all the
inhabitants of Judah and all the priests and prophets to the Temple.
Josiah promises God, in front of ever
Discussion questions for September 15
1) Read Joshua 1. Explain the role of the Torah for the people of God.
Be attentive to v. 1a and the verses in the chiastic form (vv. 5b to 9)
What is the setting?
How is this problematic for the People?
What is the p
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Pentateuch = The term comes from the Greek Pentateuchos
Penta meaning Five
Teuchos meaning tool, vessel, book
Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers,
Jewish tradition = Torah:
Themes in Genesis
Descendants (15:5, 22:17, 17, 5)
Land (12:7, 13:17)
From Crisis to Promise
Infertility of Sara (Gen 11:30)
The ancestress in Danger (Gen 12:10-20 and 20: 1-18)
The near sacrifice of Isaac (22:1-19)
Jacobs exile from the la