Nehemiah Chapter 10, Records The Covenant of Faith and Those Who Committed to Follow The Torah

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In this Chapter of Nehemiah we will read about all of those who by Faith chose to follow all of what The Torah Teaches. The Laws, that were neglected and they gave their pledge to walk in them and uphold all of them. The Spirit of Repentance(Teshuvah) follows with the resolve of Nehemiah The Governor, Zedekiah and The People, to Change their old ways of neglect, and Renew their Spiritual Connection to The Holy Land.

First there is a list of 83 signatories of The Covenant of Faith(The Bris Amanah) with a seal. The Temple tax is established as one-third shekel because of the economy, down from Exodus 20:13-14 of one-half shekel, which was the same later is in New Testament Times.

It brings up The Oath, Intermarriage and The Sabbath. The Mitzvos, The Wood Offerings, The Firstborn, The First of Your Dough(Challah) and The First Fruits(Terumah) and Tithing.

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Thank's For The Link To Bible Study.Org


Thank you for adding this Link!

Sorry, I just missed your post for some reason and must apologize to you not seeing it in my e-mails.

It looks like some good reference material from on the Old Testament Laws.

I will need some time to read it all very carefully again but it looks very correctly written down about the difference between.

The Jews have many different types of Laws including The Oral Laws of man.

The most important Laws that we are to Observed to day are found in The Torah which is The Old Testament that is in the link.