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Definition(s):

  • (n) the fifth book of the Old Testament; contains a second statement of Mosaic law

News

  • It’s a mystery, alright

    Deuteronomy 29:29 (The secret things belong unto the Lord our God: but those things which are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law) has been a very powerful passage for the institutional church, allowing it to dismiss many troubling Bible questions, claiming that the answers are unknowable.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Baytown Sun

Quotes

  1. "Should we go with Leviticus, which suggests slavery is OK and that eating shellfish is an abomination? Or we could go with Deuteronomy, which suggests stoning your child if he strays from the faith? Or should we just stick to the Sermon on the...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN International

  2. "We believe there is an undeniable biblical responsibility to love and show compassion for the stranger among us (Deuteronomy 10:18-19, Leviticus 19:33-34, Matthew 25:31-46). We believe that immigrants are our neighbors, both literally and...
    on May 8, 2007 By: Jim Wallis Source: KTVU.com

  3. The title of the book, as Dr. Salonga wrote in the introduction, "is a takeoff from Deuteronomy 8:3 and from a statement of Jesus Christ, as found in Mathew 4:4 - 'Man does not live by bread alone but by every word that comes from the mouth of...
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: Jovito Salonga Source: Sun.Star

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