And seeing the multitudes, He went up on a mountain, and when He was seated His disciples came to Him. Then He opened His mouth and taught them, saying… – Matthew 5: 1-2 Among the
For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the first principles of the oracles of God; and you have come to need milk and not solid food. (Hebrews
Suppose you are strapped for cash and you decide to pawn your favorite diamond ring. The way the pawn shop process works (so they tell me) is that you take in your ring. The pawn
“This word is found in Ex. 25:5; 26:14; 35:7, 23; 36:19; 39:34;” “Num. 4:6, etc. The tabernacle was covered with badgers’ skins;” the shoes of women were also made of them (Ezek. 16:10). Our translators seem to have been misled by the similarity in sound “of the Hebrew tachash_ and the Latin _taxus, “a badger.” The” “revisers have correctly substituted “seal skins.” The Arabs of” the Sinaitic peninsula apply the name tucash to the seals and “dugongs which are common in the Red Sea, and the skins of which” are largely used as leather and for sandals. Though the badger “is common in Palestine, and might occur in the wilderness, its” small hide would have been useless as a tent covering. The “dugong, very plentiful in the shallow waters on the shores of” “the Red Sea, is a marine animal from 12 to 30 feet long,” “something between a whale and a seal, never leaving the water,” “but very easily caught. It grazes on seaweed, and is known by” naturalists as Halicore tabernaculi.
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