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Sacrifice commonly has a connotation as a loss to Westerners, but in Leviticus it can be done for all the reasons of prayer: for thanksgiving, for mourning, for please for forgiveness or help. Sacrifice makes prayer concrete.

By the way, last week I accidentally reposted the same content as a new episode. I'm sorry for the mistake!

Direct download: LeviticusLecture5_2.mp3
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Just like how Jesus was divinity clothed in flesh, so also is Leviticus the love of God clothed in the letter of the law.

Direct download: LeviticusLecture4.mp3
Category:Christianity -- posted at: 7:17pm EDT

The book is divided into parts: It describes a mechanism God gives to heal our brokenness through sacrifice. It describes a priesthood provided to the people as a buffer between humanity and God's awesome holiness. Finally it oultines a standard for how we can know what is true or false, helpful or hurtful even today.

Direct download: LeviticusLecture3.mp3
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