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Weekend Announcements

Happy post-spring break, everyone! I hope we all took the prophet Isaiah’s advice to heart:  “eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die.”  Here are a few things to keep in mind as we get back into the rhythm … Continue reading

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The Battle of Brothers: The Old Testament and Sibling Rivalry

The topic of sibling rivalry is a very prevalent subject for most. According to the New World Encyclopedia, sibling rivalry is merely the competition that exists among brothers and sisters for attention. Sibling rivalry happens in most families, as nearly … Continue reading

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What it Means to Be Unclean

Here is my rough draft. Holiness in Leviticus Below are some questions I have for readers:

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An Exodus in America

An Exodus in America While many people in today’s society are struggling due to economic downfalls, and overbearing governments filled with corruption, they often ask, “Why?” and many times never receive an answer.  Others look for answers by turning towards … Continue reading

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Genesis and the Matriarchs. Yes, that’s an ‘M’

One usually thinks of the Bible as a story of the Patriarchs, as a male dominated document that places little to no importance on women. After all, women get off to a pretty rough start, being the first to bring … Continue reading

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Interpretations of the Garden of Eden

I’m proposing two main interpretations of the Garden of Eden story.  1.)  The only way for humanity to get off the ground was for Adam and Eve to get banished from the Garden; and 2.) God’s banishment was an act … Continue reading

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Biblical Bondage (Rough Draft)

Biblical Bondage The institution of slavery is as old as civilization itself. Every society of antiquity connoted little or no taboo with the notion of one person owning another, and one cannot refute the fact that many great architectural constructions … Continue reading

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Struggles in Developing Monotheistic Worship

Things to help me with: I have too much information to sift through.  I would like to narrow the topic just a bit, which areas should I develop and what could I do without? I would also like to include … Continue reading

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Psychological effects of Father/Daughter interaction

ENG 270 Lot and daughters My rough draft today is more like a mix of a draft and an outline. I have some book sources I plan on using and still have more researching to do. A couple things I … Continue reading

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…Title Pending…

Writing this essay was a bit different for me.  Obviously it was not the typical 5 paragraph essay, so I have no clue on the quality of it.  It sounds weird to me in places, but that is just part … Continue reading

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Rough Draft

Sean Gillespie Eng271 3/10/11 The Influence of Theophany in the Old Testament             Throughout the books we have read in the Old Testament there have been many instances of angels appearing to ordinary people in many different ways. They have … Continue reading

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