Category: Exhortations

Exhortations

Psalm 37

One of the very beautiful things about the Bible is the sheer quality of the writing. The words of man are weak and feeble. The words of God are strong and everlasting. This is particularly evident when writing an exhortation. I was going to write something about God’s love for us, and the way he […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell 
Exhortations

The Sabbath Year

The rituals and observances of the Law of Moses are there for a reason. Every one, however odd, teaches us something about God. There are two related observances from yesterday and today’s readings in Leviticus that I want to talk about this morning: the Sabbath Year and the year of Jubilee. Please turn to Leviticus […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell 
Exhortations

Bread

One of the advantages of being a Roman citizen living in ancient Rome itself was the corn dole. The government would distribute a ration of corn, usually made into bread, to provide the basic diet for the Romans. Not everybody was equally entitled to this – slaves for example – and the number of people […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell