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Deuteronomy 10.17

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.17.

In this Essay, I discuss Moses’ statement “For the LORD your God is God supreme and Lord supreme, the great, the mighty, and the awesome God, who shows no favor and takes no bribe”.

In this Essay, I will again discuss the concept of monotheism.

I will also discuss whether or not Jehovah shows favor.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.17.

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Deuteronomy 10.16

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.16.

In this Essay, I discuss Moses’ statement “Cut away, therefore, the thickening about your hearts and stiffen your necks no more.”

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.16.

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Deuteronomy 10.15

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.15.

In this Essay, I discuss Moses’ statement “Yet it was to your fathers that the LORD was drawn in His love for them, so that He chose you, their lineal descendants, from among all peoples -as is now the case.”

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.15.

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Deuteronomy 10.14

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.14.

In this Essay, I discuss that this verse conveys that no matter where an Israelite travels they will be accountable to Jehovah.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.14.

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Deuteronomy 10.12b-13

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.12b-13.

In this Essay, I discuss the importance of what Moses told Israel to do: to revere the LORD your God, to walk only in His paths, to love Him, and to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and soul, keeping the LORD’s commandments and laws.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.12b-13.

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Deuteronomy 10.12a

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 10.12a.

In this Essay, after the admonishment that Moses gave to Israel, I examine the question that Moses asked of Israel. I will discuss that this question is important and represents a transition in Moses’ speech to Israel.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 10.12a.

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Deuteronomy 9.6

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For this Torah Portion, I look specifically at Deuteronomy 9.6.

In this Essay, I discuss Moses’ lengthy admonishment to Israel, continuing from 9.6 through 10.11. I will discuss that there are some specific elements in this narrative that demand our attention, and affect the manner in which we read this portion of Deuteronomy, and challenge the concept of inspiration.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 9.6.

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