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Tanak foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 8

From his first encounter with Pharaoh in Exo 5.1-3 to Exo 12.31, Moses has always said “three days” to Pharaoh, like the Lord told him to say. But, he has told the elders of Israel that they were going to

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 7

In Exo 3.16, we have a very interesting phrase used that has prophetic implications and is even alluded to by Yeshua. The verse says, “Go and gather the elders of Israel together, and say to them, ‘The Lord, the God

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 6

In Part 5, we looked at 40 direct references to Yeshua being the Shaliach of God. That does not include indirect references or derivatives of the word “sent.” The objective is to hear it the way his audience heard it,

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 5

In Exo 3.2-6 we have something in this passage that mentions “the angel of the Lord.” Then later in the passage it says “the Lord saw”, “God called” and “he said.” This is all being said by the same individual.

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Tanak Foundations- Concepts in Exodus-Part 4

We are going to look at several passages to glean more information. In Exo 3.1 and Exo 18.1 we learn that Yitro was “the” priest of Midian. In Num 10.29 we learn of Hobab, the son of Reuel, Moses’ father-in-law.

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 3

In Part 2, we looked at the case for Jebel Musa in the Sinai Peninsula being the real Mount Sinai. Now we are going to present the case for Jabal Al Lawz (almond mountain) in northwest Saudi Arabia. First of

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 2

Acts 7.23 says that Moses was educated in all the learning of the Egyptians, and he was a man of power in words and deeds. Josephus says he was a Prince of Egypt, a military leader who defeated the Nubians

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Exodus-Part 1

We are going to look at concepts found in the second book of the Torah called “Shemot” (Names) or “Exodus.” To understand the Tanak, we must have a thorough understanding of the concept of what is called the Egyptian, or

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Conclusion

Joseph needed to know he was not “out of the family” and that his father still loved him, and Judah came forward and told him the truth, what really happened. That gave Joseph the courage to ask Pharaoh to allow

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 25

The funeral of Jacob and the procession that accompanied it to Canaan is not the end of the story, but it will be related to something that will play out centuries later, something much bigger. We have a hint to

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 24

The book of Genesis tells us that when Jacob was buried he was eulogized on the east bank of the Jordan called the threshing floor of Atad (Goren ha Atad). It means “the threshing floor surrounded by thorn bushes (50.10).

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 23

After Jacob leaves, the brothers told Pharaoh they were sojourners in the land (47.4). But Joseph gives them ancestral holdings (47.11). The word for “possession” there is “achuzah” in Hebrew and it means “ancestral” possessions. It is the same word

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 22

Pharaoh will be doing things in a reverse pattern than what Jacob did. Pharaoh is going to be telling Joseph his dreams because he thought they were serious, Jacob rebuked Joseph about his dreams (Gen 37.10). Pharaoh asks Joseph to

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 21

Gen 50. 1-26 gives us a brief account of what happened after Jacob’s death. He was embalmed because he was to be taken to Canaan, and it was the Egyptian way of dealing with important figures. This speaks of the

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 20

Joseph has secured the land of Goshen for his family and their livestock. Shepherds were abhorred by the Egyptians so this area would be away from the general population. Egypt was agricultural and raised crops like melons, vegetables, grain and

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 19

The brothers have come before Joseph, who they do not recognize, to buy food. Joseph knows who they are and can overhear everything they are saying, and he turns away and weeps. When he returns, he takes Shimon (“to hear”)

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 18

We are going to take a look into when and where Joseph was at this time. There is evidence of the presence of Joseph in Egypt, and his people, but people are making a big mistake when looking evidence. He

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 17

We are going to pick up with the story of Joseph again and the revelation of Messiah in Gen 39.1-23. Joseph becomes successful in Potiphar’s house, but the wife of Potiphar tries to seduce Joseph, and Joseph refused her. Of

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 16

In Gen 37.1 through 50.26 we are going to tell the story of Joseph, one of the most interesting pictures of the Messiah we have in the Scriptures. He will be a picture of the suffering servant and the redemption.

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in Genesis-Part 15

We are going to deal with some concepts found in the festivals of Rosh Ha Shannah, Yom Kippur and Sukkot in a portion of Scripture from Gen 31.1 to 33.17. This will allude to the seven year birth-pains that Israel

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