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A Bible Reading Plan

Reading the Bible from beginning to end is hard going. The various books that make up the Bible are not arranged to be read in that order. They are grouped together in various literary categories, e.g. history, psalms, prophets, gospels, letters of Paul, etc. and the books within some of these categories are arranged in …

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Numbers 6:1-21

Nazirite_Vow Introduction There is very little information from ancient documents or epigraphy to enlighten us about the practice of the nazirite vow. Scholars conjecture about what it meant to be a nazirite. Numbers 6:1-21 provides some ritual guidelines from which scholars try to construct a picture together with the narratives on Samson (Judges 13:5; 16:17) …

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