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Psalm 78 and the plagues of Egypt

The Passover/Exodus story in Exodus 7-11 tells of ten plagues that befell Egypt.  But there are shorter, poetic accounts of the plagues in Psalm 78:41 ff. and Psalm 105:27 ff.  Actually, since the word plague has come to mean a … Continue reading

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Two decades after Adam Welch wrote The Code of Deuteronomy, Martin Noth changed the way we understand Deuteronomy. Noth saw that Deuteronomy is not isolated within the Hebrew Scriptures the way Welch thought it was. To Welch, Deuteronomy had no application … Continue reading

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