Composition of the Book of Leviticus

1 August, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Time period: formation of Israel as a nation called out by God Author: Moses exclusively (Right); Moses, Joshua, and later editors (conservative-moderate); compiled traditions and mythologies (Left) Location of author: wilderness journey after the Exodus (Right, […]

TorahScope: B’har-B’chuqotai

6 May, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

B’har On the mount Leviticus 25:1-26:2 Jeremiah 32:6-27 B’chuqotai By My Regulations Leviticus 26:3-27:34 Jeremiah 16:19-17:24 “A Faithful Jubilee Reminder” by Mark Huey The Book of Leviticus, thematically devoted to admonishing the Israelites to be holy, comes to a close […]

TorahScope: Emor

29 April, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Emor Speak Leviticus 21:1-24:23 Ezekiel 44:15-31 “Priests, Feasts, Equally Speaking” by Mark Huey This week’s Torah reading in Leviticus continues the major theme of the book, in how the community of Israel is to seek holiness and sanctification, just as […]

TorahScope: Acharei Mot-Kedoshim

22 April, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Acharei Mot After the death Leviticus 16:1-18:30 Ezekiel 22:1-19 (A); 22:1-16 (S) Kedoshim Holy Ones Leviticus 19:1-20:27 Amos 9:7-15 (A); Ezekiel 20:2-20 (S) “Holiness Matters” by Mark Huey For the second week in a row due to calendar considerations (2012), […]

TorahScope: Tazria-Metzora

15 April, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Tazria She Conceives Leviticus 12:1-13:59 2 Kings 4:42-5:19 Metzora Infected One Leviticus 14:1-15:33 2 Kings 7:3-20 “Speech Impediments” by Mark Huey Having just given instructions about clean and unclean meats, acceptable and unacceptable for human consumption (Leviticus 11), the Torah […]

TorahScope: Shemini

25 March, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Shemini Eighth Leviticus 9:1-11:47 2 Samuel 6:1-7:17 (A); 6:1-19 (S) “Faithful to be Holy” by Mark Huey Now that our annual remembrance of Passover and the Feast of the Unleavened Bread have been completed, Shemini continues where Tzav (Leviticus 6:1[8]-8:36) […]

TorahScope: Tzav

18 March, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Tzav Give an order Leviticus 6:1[8]-8:36 Jeremiah 7:21-8:3; 9:22-23 “Sacrificial Aroma” by Mark Huey The previous week’s Torah reading, Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1-5:26[6:7]), encompassed the first five chapters of Leviticus, continuing God’s instructions to the Ancient Israelites on the various sacrificial […]

TorahScope: Vayikra

11 March, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Vayikra He called Leviticus 1:1-5:26[6:7] Isaiah 43:21-44:23 “Faithful Confessions” by Mark Huey In the Book of Leviticus, Torah students get an opportunity to mainly study the sacrificial system, which was formally instituted, to cover the transgressions of human sin. The […]

Leviticus 11 – Clean and Unclean Meats

27 February, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 30 OCTOBER, 2017 “The LORD spoke again to Moses and to Aaron, saying to them, ‘Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, “These are the creatures which you may eat from all the animals that are on the earth. […]