Old Testament

Teachings on select people, themes, books, and Scripture passages in the Old Testament.

365 Key Chapters of the Bible: Genesis 11

This entry is part 15 of 21 in the series 365 Key Chapters of the Bible

In addition to tracing the lineage from Noah’s son Shem to Abram, this chapter tells the story of the Tower of Babel, an act of rebellion against God. Ken Boa discusses modern technology, today’s “universal language,” in the context of this passage and Scriptures about the end times.

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The 52 Greatest Stories of the Bible (Story #5): Real Freedom (Exodus 20)

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series 52 Greatest Stories of the Bible

After the Israelites were delivered from the hand of the Egyptians and they were waiting to enter the Promised Land, God, through Moses, taught them how to live in their newfound freedom. These principles, summarized in the Ten Commandments, still have a profound impact on the world today.

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