Category: 102-Exodus


Deuteronomy 12.20-25 – Part 2

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This Essay is part 2 of 2.

This Essay is a continuation discussing Moses speech to Israel, specifically discussing Deuteronomy 12.20-25.

For this Torah Essay, I discuss the concept of eating meat, how that permission seems to correlate to God’s original design as described in Genesis, and then discussion the importance of life.

I add to the discussion as to why I think that Israel is not moving from multiple worship centers to one worship center.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 12.20-25 – Part 2.

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Deuteronomy 12.20-25 – Part 1

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This Essay is part 1 of 2.

This Essay is a continuation discussing Moses speech to Israel, specifically discussing Deuteronomy 12.20-25.

For this Torah Essay, I discuss verse 12.20 and my understanding of the phrase “When the LORD enlarges your territory”.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 12.20-25 – Part 1.

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Deuteronomy 12.13-16 – Part 1

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This Essay is Part 1 of 2 parts, which discusses Deuteronomy 12.13-16.

For this Torah Essay, I discuss the concepts of sacrifice and discuss whether or not the Nation of Israel was at one time permitted to sacrifice to Jehovah in multiple locations.

I also continue my discussion that Deuteronomy is Moses speaking from his own personhood.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 12.13-16 – Part 1.

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Deuteronomy 12.8-12

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For this Torah Essay, I mention that Moses incorporates some language which is similar to the previous passage, which is discussed in my previous Essay.

I discuss that Moses informs Israel that there will come a time when every person will not be allowed to do as they please.

I discuss that this passage insinuates that a type of “orthodoxy” would arise over Israel’s conduct.

I discuss that Moses expounds on the concepts of ‘household’ which was presented in the previous passage and mentioned in my previous Essay.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 12.8-12.

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Deuteronomy 12.4-7 – Part 2

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This is part two of a two part Essay.

For this Torah Portion, I discuss that Israel was not permitted to have multiple worship centers, but to have one worship center where Jehovah established habitation.

I also discuss that the Tabernacle seems to have been located in different locations, but ultimately the worship center came to be in the city of David.

Here is the discussion: Deuteronomy 12.4-7 – Part 2.

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Exodus 34.10-26

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For this Torah Portion, I correlate the Ten to verses in Leviticus 19.

I also discuss some of the difficulties that exist with discussions about the Ten, by looking at the Ten in Leviticus 19.

I present and discuss the tablet ten as presented in Exodus 34.

I present my thoughts about the difficulty of the Ten, and the Torah itself, and offer a possible solution to these difficulties.

Here is the discussion: Exodus 34.10-26.

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Exodus 19.16-20.18

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For this Torah Portion, I present that there are students of Scripture who believe the Ten exist in other passages within the Torah.

I also discuss some of the difficulties that exist with discussions about the Ten, by looking at the Ten in Exodus 20.

Here is the discussion: Exodus 19.16-20.18.

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