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The prophet Samuel, who led Israel before anointing Saul as the first king of Israel.
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The torah (Greek: Pentateuch) or five books of Moses consists of the books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy.
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Questions about the temple in Jerusalem -- the first temple (built by Solomon and destroyed by Babylon), the second temple (destroyed by Rome), prophetic visions of the temple, and the temple to be re…
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The book of Proverbs, one of the wisdom books of the Tanakh (Hebrew bible). Many of the short sayings are attributed to Solomon.
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The book of Ecclesiastes (Hebrew: Kohelet), attributed to Solomon.
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Descriptions of celestial bodies and events whether used symbolically or historically.
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Questions regarding the KJV translation of the Bible into English. Questions may include the 1611 translation or later editions.
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Questions regarding the short stories of Jesus known as the parables. They were common teaching devices in Jesus's era. Famous ones include the Prodigal Son, the Lost Sheep, and the Pearl of Great P…
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a book of love poetry attributed to Solomon. Its inclusion in the canon was controversial; in including it, the rabbis understood it to be speaking allegorically of the relations…
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The study of the significance of biblical numbers.
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In Judaism, an angel acting at God's direction to test or prove somebody; in Christianity, a fallen angel who rebelled against God and reigns over hell.
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Questions about different translations/versions of the bible in general.
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The study of how a text came to be placed in a Canon of Scripture. Questions about whether a text should be included in the canon are off-topic here.
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The first patriarch -- see Genesis 12-25.
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The second New Testament letter of the Apostle Peter.
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The English Standard Version of the Holy Bible.
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The original manuscripts of the Bible had little or no punctuation. Most of the time this has little effect on the meaning but sometimes it can cause confusion.
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The New Living Translation of the Holy Bible (either the 1996 or the 2004 edition).
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Questions about the book of Jeremiah or the prophet himself. Jeremiah lived through the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem.
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Paul's second (preserved) letter to the church in Corinth.
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Questions about the second letter of Paul to Timothy. Also one of the pastoral epistles, Paul wrote this letter shortly before his death. As his last letter, many consider it his most personal.
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Questions about the minor prophet book of Joel or the prophet. The book contains several last days prophecies.
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Questions about Jewish practice and interpretation as related to biblical texts.
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the portable center of worship used by Israel during the 40 years in the desert (and in the land until the temple was built).
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