Book of Deuteronomy

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the fifth book of the Old Testament

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Completely destroy them otherwise they will teach you to follow all the detestable things they do in worshipping their gods, and you will sin against the Lord your God," (http://The Old Testament Book of Deuteronomy said God told the Israelites to wipe out the Canaanites.) he said to the Israelites.
Prime Minister Netanyahu at the end of his speech quoted Moses from the Book of Deuteronomy, stating in Hebrew, "Be strong and resolute, neither fear nor dread them," which were the leader's parting words to the Israelites before they entered the land of Israel.
"In the book of Deuteronomy, it says to see with your own eyes."
The text is shortened by focusing on the people stories, from Cain and Abel to Jacob, Joseph and Moses, that tell a generational tale from the creation of the world to the Israelites' impending entrance into Canaan at the conclusion of the book of Deuteronomy. Left out are many long, weighty passages about Jewish law and genealogy that are largely beyond the comprehension and interest of young readers.
Among their perspectives are canon and charisma in the Book of Deuteronomy, the impact of prophetic experience on biblical interpretation, toward a model of reading for the formation of the affections, Pentecostal hermeneutics and the Book of Judges, and the work of the spirit in the interpretation of holy scripture from the perspective of a charismatic biblical theologian.
Pork is also prohibited in the Bible in the book of Deuteronomy. "And the swine, because it divideth the hoof, yet cheweth not the cud, it is unclean unto you.
Every time he spoke of what he had read, he spoke of Russian defector Natan Sharansky, who taught him about democracy, just as he learned about war from the Book of Deuteronomy, which calls for killing every woman, child and elderly person and for cutting down every tree in Palestine.
Some important innovations within Bill C-31, Protecting Canada's Immigration System Act, run contrary to the biblical ethics espoused in the book of Deuteronomy, from the Judeo-Christian scriptures.
The digital library contains the 'Book of Deuteronomy', which includes the second listing of the Ten Commandments, and a portion of the first chapter of the 'Book of Genesis', dated to the first century BC.
Mrs Adewole, 45, WE CAN'T any smarter, scientists say, because our unsuccessfully claimed pounds 7,000 compensation, citing the Old Testament Book of Deuteronomy which states: "A woman must not wear men's clothing, nor a man wear women's clothing."
The Book of Deuteronomy come to life in a state with a nuclear arsenal would be enough to give pause to anyone not bought or bribed into submission -- which these days encompasses the US government, given Israel's affinity for throwing crap into the face of the Obama administration and Obama's visible affinity for accepting it with a smile, Bibi Netanyahu's own "Uncle Tom" come to Washington.
What is more, in the book of Deuteronomy there is a command to seek honorable peace terms before resorting to war.
The same phenomenon appears in the Hebrew Bible, most notably in the Book of Deuteronomy, where it is mentioned a number of times, and is even made the subject of legislation in Deuteronomy 20's laws of war.
In the third phase of his work he applies his conclusions to two biblical case studies: the book of Deuteronomy (Chapter 6) and the book of Jeremiah (Chapter 7).
At the end of the Book of Deuteronomy, Moses advises the Israelites to honor their covenantal relationship with God.