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Jeremiah 31:31-34
Passage Commentary : This two part psalm of ascent has long been a prayer of mine.
Psalms 126:1-6
Passage Commentary : Perhaps I've overdone it, perhaps I've read into the text, but there seems to b...
Mark 4:13-20
Passage Commentary:: (soon to follow) Arc Commentary:: One of the clearest and most important relati...
Ephesians 1:3-14
Passage Commentary :: The concessive at the beginning of this passage has tremendous weight for inte...
Deuteronomy 17:14-20
Passage Commentary :: The two Ac/Pur clauses make clear the main point of this passage.
Ephesians 1:15-23
Passage Commentary :: A little context might help us here.
Exodus 20:20
Passage Commentary :: The logic of this passage relates in two main ways.
Ephesians 2:1-10
Passage Commentary :: This whole unit, perhaps even ch.
Ephesians 4:1-16
Passage Commentary :: Paul is entering into a prayer of intercession to wrap up the massive theology he's presented in ch.
Ephesians 3:14-21
Passage Commentary :: This is a powerful passage about God's reconciling work rooted in the peace-ma...
Ephesians 2:11-22
Passage Commentary :: Paul's desire in this passage seems to be two-fold.
Ephesians 3:1-13
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Ephesians 4:25-5:2
Passage Commentary :: The main point of this passage is that believers are not to conduct themselves...
Ephesians 4:17-24
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Ephesians 5:22-33
Arc Commentary :: There are two main units in this passage: vv.
Ephesians 6:1-9
Arc Commentary :: The major contour of this passage are two command/explanations grounded in a single truth that the days are evil.
Ephesians 5:15-21
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Ephesians 5:3-14
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Ephesians 6:10-20
Arc Commentary :: This passage breaks nicely into two larger sections: vv.
Ephesians 6:21-24
Exegetical Questions 1) How shall we best translate the datives of v.
Romans 9:1-5
1) Is the ὁτι in
Romans 9:6-13
As I'm currently understanding this passage, the core reason why God is righteous is that He works a...
Romans 9:14-18
Exegetical Questions 1) How is the argument functioning between vv.
Romans 9:19-23
    Text Critical Notes v.
Romans 9:24-29
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Romans 9:30-33
An Attempt at Capturing the Sense of the Arc :: "Brothers, (in light of Israel's massive rejection o...
Romans 10:1-4
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Romans 10:5-13
Main Idea :: Paul is still unpacking his desire to see Israelites come to their Messiah back in 10:1.
Romans 10:14-21
Main Idea :: Paul's main question of concern in this unit, having just quote some scathing scripture...
Romans 11:1-6
Main Idea :: v.
Romans 11:7-10
Main Idea :: I see the central thrust of this unit coming out most clearly in v.
Romans 11:11-16
Main Idea :: The central point Paul is making in this passage is found in v.
Romans 11:16-24
MAIN POINT :: vv.
Romans 11:25-32
Main Point :: God's riches, wisdom, and knowledge are deep beyond comprehension ultimately because e...
Romans 11:33-36
God-dependent yields a gospel-displaying life.
Deuteronomy 4:5-8
Main Purpose: To lay a foundational paradigm in which Israel should live out love to YHWH, the supreme and only God.
Deuteronomy 6:4-9
Main Purpose : To illustrate the way in which parents should instruct their children in the purpose of the commandments.
Deuteronomy 6:20-25
Main Purpose: This passage is given to warn the people of Israel against temptations that are sure t...
Deuteronomy 6:10-19
Exegetical Outline Main Purpose: YHWH promises to bless Israel and clear away their enemies, but it ...
Deuteronomy 7:12-26
Main Purpose : Giving an illustration of the third unit of the שׁמע, this unit seeks to give clea...
Deuteronomy 7:1-11
Main Purpose: To offer Israel a warning, motivation, and means for dealing with the deadly temptations of experiencing bounty.
Deuteronomy 8:7-20
Main Purpose : To aid in the present generation maintaining fidelity to the covenant, Moses motivate...
Deuteronomy 8:1-6
Two main charges are given in this text: -Israel must only choose a King from among their brothers (Israel) whom God has appointed to lead.
Deuteronomy 17:14-17
Main Point :: Israel (the first generation) did not receive the ability to perceive the truth about ...
Deuteronomy 29:2-6
Main Point :: In keeping with the foundation of this covenant, YHWH will lead Israel and they will be careful to follow his lead.
Deuteronomy 26:16-19
Main Point :: YHWH will raise up another prophet like Moses who will speak the very words of YHWH; t...
Deuteronomy 18:15-19
The main point of this greater text, though 30:1-10 should be included, is that Moses is giving thes...
Deuteronomy 30:11-20
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The Pursuit of Righteousness
Deuteronomy 16:18-20
The main point of the text is made emphatically and repetitiously in v.
Published June 1st, 2012
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The main point of the text is made emphatically and repetitiously in v.8 with the word צדק being doubly repeated in the front-slot of the text. Further, this is a repetition from v.6 of both the concept of rightouesness and the idea of YHWH giving the land to Israel.
10000000096307 96307 Notes 2011-11-24 12:47:06 2011-11-24 13:04:07 The main point of the text is made emphatically and repetitiously in v.8 with the word צדק being doubly repeated in the front-slot of the text. Further, this is a repetition from v.6 of both the concept of rightouesness and the idea of YHWH giving the land to Israel. notes
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Deuteronomy
Deuteronomy 16:18-20
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שֹׁפְטִים וְשֹׁטְרִים תִּתֶּן־לְךָ בְּכָל־שְׁעָרֶיךָ אֲשֶׁר יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ נֹתֵן לְךָ לִשְׁבָטֶיךָ
Judges and officials you shall place for yourself in all your city-gates which YHWH your God is giving to you, to your tribes,
וְשָׁפְטוּ אֶת־הָעָם מִשְׁפַּט־ צֶדֶק ׃
and they shall judge the people with righteous judgments.
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לֹא־תַטֶּה מִשְׁפָּט
You shall not cause justice to stray,
לֹא תַכִּיר פָּנִים
you shall not disguise the face [of justice],
וְלֹא־תִקַּח שֹׁחַד
and you shall not take a bribe
כִּי הַשֹּׁחַד יְעַוֵּר עֵינֵי חֲכָמִים
for a bribe will blind the eyes of the wise
וִיסַלֵּף דִּבְרֵי צַדִּיקִם ׃
and twist the words of the righteous.
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צֶדֶק צֶדֶק תִּרְדֹּף
[Rather], righeousness , righteousness , you shall pursue
לְמַעַן תִּחְיֶה
in order that you may live
וְיָרַשְׁתָּ אֶת־הָאָרֶץ אֲשֶׁר־יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ נֹתֵן לָךְ ׃ ס
and that you may possess the land which YHWH your God is giving to you.
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10000000096307 96307 Arc 2011-11-24 12:47:06 2011-11-24 13:04:07 editing Deuteronomy 16 18 16 20 Deuteronomy 16:18-20 5 OT wlc mine i388972 i388973 i388962 שֹׁפְטִים וְשֹׁטְרִים תִּתֶּן־לְךָ בְּכָל־שְׁעָרֶיךָ אֲשֶׁר יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ נֹתֵן לְךָ לִשְׁבָטֶיךָ Judges and officials you shall place for yourself in all your city-gates which YHWH your God is giving to you, to your tribes, i388963 וְשָׁפְטוּ אֶת־הָעָם מִשְׁפַּט־ צֶדֶק ׃ and they shall judge the people with righteous judgments. actionpurpose 2 i388974 i388975 i388964 לֹא־תַטֶּה מִשְׁפָּט You shall not cause justice to stray, i388965 לֹא תַכִּיר פָּנִים you shall not disguise the face [of justice], i388976 i388966 וְלֹא־תִקַּח שֹׁחַד and you shall not take a bribe i388977 i388967 כִּי הַשֹּׁחַד יְעַוֵּר עֵינֵי חֲכָמִים for a bribe will blind the eyes of the wise i388968 וִיסַלֵּף דִּבְרֵי צַדִּיקִם ׃ and twist the words of the righteous. series ground 1 i388978 i388969 צֶדֶק צֶדֶק תִּרְדֹּף [Rather], righeousness , righteousness , you shall pursue i388979 i388970 לְמַעַן תִּחְיֶה in order that you may live i388971 וְיָרַשְׁתָּ אֶת־הָאָרֶץ אֲשֶׁר־יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ נֹתֵן לָךְ ׃ ס and that you may possess the land which YHWH your God is giving to you. series actionpurpose 2 negativepositive 2 ideaexplanation 1 1 1 1 wlc 25 mine 25 a 50 discourse
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