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Israel and Egypt at the Sea – discussion of Exodus 14:19-31, September 17, 2017

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Sep 17 – 15 Pentecost Exodus 14:19-31 Crossing the Red Sea The Pursuers Drowned Background: The book of Exodus chronicles the search for Israel’s identity. One could say that Exodus is Israel’s response to and explication for the questions “Who are you?” and “To whom do you belong?” The Israelites have taken flight from Pharaoh, […]

Joseph’s revelation to his kin – discussion of Genesis 45:1-15

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Aug 20 – 11 Pentecost Genesis 45:1-15 Joseph Reveals Himself to His Brothers Background: In the latter part of Genesis we read the stories of the foundation of the patriarchs of Israel, Abraham, Isaac, and later Jacob. After being sold into slavery the Joseph cycle has continued to develop Joseph’s character in chapters 37-50. Joseph […]