In Luke 16, Jesus tells the story of the rich man and Lazarus. The rich man, who is being tormented in hell, begs for Abraham to send someone from the dead to warn his family and friends. Abraham replied, “If they do not listen to Moses and the Prophets, they will not be convinced even if someone rises from the dead” (Luke…
This Month | March 2014
When we talk about exports today, we mean exporting goods in a globalized trade. But in Daniel’s day, the Israelites themselves were the exports—to the Babylonian empire. Those of noble birth and of great promise were removed from the Promised Land and brought to Babylon, where they were indoctrinated by a foreign culture and brought up to be the next generation of leaders. With the goal of…
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