1. Yahweh has a special relationship with the people of Israel. Covenant between God and Israel.
The covenant requires that Israel fulfills the Law of Moses. Obedience brings Gods protection,
disobedience brings punishment and exile. Message brought by pr
Todays convocation was in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and other significant figures
in history. Todays speaker was Lateefah Simon, and her talked was titled Changing the Future.
The Five Speeches of Matthew
In 70 C.E. Jerusalem was destroyed by the Romans (Hare 2). The Jews were without a
temple and a place of worship. Their connection with God had been severed. The book of
Matthew was written after this event for Jews. This book