Numbers 19:1-22

Numbers chapter 19 deals with the ceremonial uncleanness contracted through death and contact with the dead and the means to remove it. The ritual that we are about to read strikes modern readers often as so much mumbo-jumbo [Wenham, 146]. They take …

False Faith Rev 13:11-18

We considered last time the account of the first beast who rose from the sea to do Satan’s bidding in the world. This first beast will be referred to as simply “the beast” later in Revelation but the second beast, of whom we are now to read, will be …