The Hebrew Scriptures in the Making

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Jewish Publication Society of America, 1922 - Bible - 131 pages

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Page 120 - And now, Israel, what doth the Lord thy God require of thee, but to fear the Lord thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve the Lord thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul...
Page 104 - Me — gods of silver, or gods of gold, ye shall not make unto you. ^An altar of earth thou shalt make unto Me, and shalt sacrifice thereon thy burntofferings, and thy peace-offerings, thy sheep, and thine oxen; in every place where I cause My name to be mentioned I will come unto thee and bless thee.
Page 104 - Take heed to thyself that thou offer not thy burnt offerings in every place that thou seest : but in the place which the Lord shall choose in one of thy tribes, there thou shalt offer thy burnt offerings, and there thou shalt do all that I command thee.
Page 105 - Moreover he refused the tabernacle of Joseph, and chose not the tribe of Ephraim : 68 But chose the tribe of Judah, the mount Zion which he loved.
Page 33 - But the children of the murderers he slew not : according unto that which is written in the book of the law of Moses, wherein the LORD commanded, saying, The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, nor the children be put to death for the fathers ; but every man shall be put to death for his own sin.
Page 63 - For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God respect any person: yet doth he devise means, that his banished be not expelled from him.
Page 73 - My flesh and my heart faileth; But God is the rock of my heart and my portion for ever.
Page 55 - If one bear holy flesh in the skirt of his garment, and with his skirt do touch bread, or pottage, or wine, or oil, or any meat, shall it be holy ? And the priests answered and said, No. Then said Haggai, If one that is unclean by a dead body touch any of these, shall it be unclean ? And the priests answered and said, It shall be unclean.
Page 104 - The Lord bless thee, and keep thee : the Lord make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee : the Lord lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace. And they shall put my name upon the children of Israel ; and I will bless them.
Page 63 - And the counsel of Ahithophel, which he counselled in those days, was as if a man had enquired at the oracle of God : so was all the counsel of Ahithophel both with David and with Absalom.

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