Once again the Children of Israel exhibit their rebellious nature as they become impatient with Moses and Aaron. Under the leadership of Korah, a major rebellion occurs. Dr. Saleska explains the outcome.
Numbers 14 contains another incident in which God's patience with the Children of Israel is tested. Listen as Dr. John Saleska takes you through the dialog that spares the Children of Israel, but also results in forty years of wondering in the wilderness.
Why, after all they have been through - and the goal clearly in sight - do the hearts of the people fail them? Only Joshua and Caleb are convinced the promised land is in reach. Find out more from Dr. John Saleska in this podcast.
There is much to be done before the Israelites are ready to leave Mt. Sinai and proceed to the promised land. They assume it will be a short journey. Listen as Dr. Saleska describes their preparations to depart.
In this podcast Dr. Saleska introduces the fourth of the five books of Moses, the book of Numbers. As the book begins a census of the people is taken, and they prepare to move out toward the Promised Land.
Question for Dr. Saleska: Jesus told the dying thief: "Verily I say unto you, today you will be with me in paradise-" (Luke 23:43) or did he? Jesus descended into hell and rose the third day. Was the thief with Jesus? I don't think so. The statement should read, "Verily I say unto you today,…
In this episode Dr. Saleska takes us deeper into the theology of the Day of Atonement, and draws out the implications for New Testament theology and the Gospel message of Jesus Christ's life, death and resurrection.
Episode 100 marks the first podcast before a live audience on November 3, 2013 at the Sunday Morning Bible Class at Trinity Lutheran Church - Freistadt, Mequon WI. For this special occasion Dr. Saleska describes the interpretive principle of "Christ in Every Word" and demonstrates the principle in Psalm 1.
The most important day in the worship life of the Old Testament community was "Yom Kippur" - the Day of Atonement. What made the day so important? - And where do we find Christ in in the Day of Atonement? (Here's a hint - It isn't hard to do!).
Everything is in place for the Tabernacle to be constructed, and so it begins. With the worship center in place, the Children of Israel are about to set off for the promised land. What they don't know is that it will be a 40 year trip! Dr. John Saleska brings the study of Exodus to…
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