Korban: A Sacrificial Present

Korban: A Sacrificial Present

What does the Hebrew word korban mean? Our Hebrew word for today is קֹרְבָּן (korban), which occurs in the Bible with the following translations: offering (68x), oblation (12x), offered (1x), sacrifice (1x). The korban was presented as a remedy for the guilt of sin....
Shining the Light on Slavery in the Hebrew Scriptures

Shining the Light on Slavery in the Hebrew Scriptures

“And if the slave shall plainly say, I love my master, my wife, and my children; I will not go out free: Then his master shall bring him unto the judges; he shall also bring him to the door, or unto the door post; and his master shall bore his ear through with...
UIOF- Week 18- Be the Invitation

UIOF- Week 18- Be the Invitation

Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them. Does he not leave the ninety-nine in the open country and go after the lost sheep until he finds it? Jesus Christ Luke 15:4 Photo Courtesy of Helena Hertz on Unsplash The Pharisees of Jesus’ day were...