Israel and Judah

The story of Israel and Judah—united and divided—is told in the language and ideology of Judah.

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What is exorcism?

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Hannah Dedicating Samuel

Hannah's story revolves around her vow to God and its fulfillment.

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First Century Families

When you think about Jesus and His family, it’s important to recognize that in antiquity, there was really no such thing as the nuclear family as we think of it today.  

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Bible Odyssey: People, Places, and Passages

Explore the fascinating origins of the Bible and its eventful history. On Bible Odyssey, the world’s leading scholars share the latest historical and literary research on key people, places, and passages of the Bible.

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Amos preached his message of judgment and reform to the prosperous populations in northern Israel.

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