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The Temple’s Competitors

In Audio by Rick Brumback

In the 8th and 7th centuries BC, the towns of Arad and Beersheba came to have their own altars and worship modeled on Jerusalem but with pagan religion mixed in, steering the people away from faithfully following God’s law. This lesson examines these episodes of compromised religion in order to remind us today to practice an uncompromised faith as well. …

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Bethsaida: Where Apostles Learned to Fish

In Audio by Gary Massey

Bethsaida is the third most-mentioned city in the gospel accounts and was the home of at least three apostles. Studying the archaeological ruins here sheds light on first century life, culture, and religion. The lesson will include finds that increase understanding of some of Jesus’ teaching, as well as the geographical context of Jesus’ biographies. Additionally, some Old Testament history …

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Bethsaida: Where Apostles Learned to Fish

In Video by Gary Massey

Bethsaida is the third most-mentioned city in the gospel accounts and was the home of at least three apostles. Studying the archaeological ruins here sheds light on first century life, culture, and religion. The lesson will include finds that increase understanding of some of Jesus’ teaching, as well as the geographical context of Jesus’ biographies. Additionally, some Old Testament history …

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Bethsaida: Where Apostles Learned to Fish

In Video by Gary Massey

Bethsaida is the third most-mentioned city in the gospel accounts and was the home of at least three apostles. Studying the archaeological ruins here sheds light on first century life, culture, and religion. The lesson will include finds that increase understanding of some of Jesus’ teaching, as well as the geographical context of Jesus’ biographies. Additionally, some Old Testament history …