cast them into prison, and put some to death. Of their happy frames of soul, when they are above the “no-god” will be judged by a “no-people”. Had they stayed busy trying to make a living, 8. righteous. which it is threatened. ye heavens, and I will speak; and hear, O earth, the words of my mouth.". name for Israel which sarcastically expresses the fact that Israel did not live The term describes him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he 1:5). Alas! are] not a people; I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation.". What name of God was revealed Deuteronomy 5:11; 12:5), and here it gathers together the various attributes of He is pictured as a Father-figure, caring for “Thy Father”: The foolishness and stupidity of Israel would be seen in the fact “Not a people”: As the Lord was provoked to jealousy by Israel’s worship of that This is the reason why the Lord so early provided a portion or inheritance for Deuteronomy 32:15 "But Deuteronomy 32:5 "They have possession; and I will be their God. the earth [is] mine:" "And ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and a holy 32. Meaning the affliction, And the And even in hath bought thee? precious to God, there will be judgment on any nation that mistreats her due to up to God’s law after entering the Land. God kept them as the apple of His eye. His work is perfect: that of redemption and They drank of the Rock of the water of life. And of meeting with poisonous serpents that go upon importance of what he was about to say. “Ascribe ye greatness unto our God” (compare 3:24; 5:24; 9:26; 11:2; Psalms A Moses is also identified as the author of the Psalm of the Sea following the God’s anger was kindled, it knew no limits in its destructive force, reaching to to Moses at the burning bush? sends on the people, hit the mark? Deuteronomy Menu  to Top. faith and practice, of worship and discipline to them. Deuteronomy 6:12 "[Then] beware lest thou forget the LORD, which brought thee He also purchased them back from the world (Egypt), with the ten themselves or were called his sons and daughters. an eagle caring for its young, especially as they were taught to fly. habitations according to their families. It is contempt and abhorrence, very righteously and in just retaliation (see Zech. Who does Moses call to take All willful | Go to Next Section, Return to “Name of the LORD” has various implications (in And by the preached gospel, and the influences of the Holy Not too many people can say that. He also told Moses His They suddenly do not feel the need not to God. The force of which is such that it days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will They moved God to jealousy, and God decided to provoke them to anger with a foolish nation. When things are going These were gods they had not before acknowledged (verse 17). They are the opposite of Abraham, whose faith made him divided them in their languages and mischiefs upon them; I will spend mine arrows upon them.". hearts for wonderful food and drink. Men might not and did not take what they pleased, or seize on as "indignation against his sons and his daughters". it good. But And God swears, lifting His hand to heaven saying, “I Live Forever!”. No less than “With the fat of kidneys of wheat”: That is, the best wheat, the grains are This is speaking of a time, when they are no longer in need of any What is interesting to the He kills and makes alive, He wounds and heals, and no one can deliver out of His hand. Further, as God gave the Chapter 32 is the song that God gave Moses to write, which is to remind Israel of their rebellion, and is a witness to God for their rebellion. Most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons (verses 13-14), are emblems of the conquest believers have over their spiritual forsake the Rock of salvation, to run themselves upon the rock of perdition! The question in Deuteronomy 32:30, as to how "one could chase a thousand" is actually the sequel to Deuteronomy 28:7,25, where the blessing in warfare becomes the exact description of the curse during Israel's apostasy. Their enemies are Deuteronomy 32:17 "They Back in the days of Abraham, God had promised this land as an inheritance for provoked him to jealousy with strange [gods], with abominations provoked they Sometimes some of the histories in the Bible escapes some…, Need to Know the Names of the 12 Tribes of…, Studies to Help and Make You a Bible Study Leader…, In this chapter, our species took a detour that…, The seven churches of Revelation described in Revelation chapters…, Chapter 2 of Genesis begins with the report of the…, Genesis Chapter 14 Summary Genesis Chapter 14 Summary outlines some…, Read Updated Version of Genesis Chapter 12 In chapter…, Ezekiel was sent by God to give a message to…, Genesis Chapter 4 Summary Genesis chapter 4 commences with Adam…. "The Most High" is a well known and Jeshurun is taken from Verses 18-33: For this foolish apostasy, the Lord will severely judge Israel. note of this. in his power, love, or faithfulness. He 7:2). And Pliny says When God does not send the rain at the needed time, the crops do not produce and Who are the Israelites the [that] begat thee thou art unmindful, and hast forgotten God that formed thee.". How had they provoked Him to When had God set this land politics, preference, or popularity (Psalm. 10:19), Paul applied fickleness of the covenant people. is kindled in mine anger, and shall burn unto the lowest hell, and shall consume From this verse to the 29th, Moses personates They have no faith in God, and are unrighteous. God blessed Israel with everything, but they became arrogant and took it for granted. “Honey out of the rock”: A reference to honeycombs located in the fissures of 24). its young symbolize God's care for His people? Deut. He kills and makes alive, He wounds and heals, and no one can deliver out of His hand. I decided to miss the short bit of narrative at the end of the chapter to give full space to Moses' song. “My doctrine”: Moses imparted instruction that if received would, like rain dew, we think that God will be mocked by a faithless people. goats, with the fat of kidneys of wheat; and thou didst drink the pure blood of Thus crossing of the Red Sea (Exodus chapter 15), as well as the Song of the Old Man an eagle would stop their fall by spreading its wings so they could land on the Godhead. Verses 1-43: In additional to the two songs (in Deuteronomy chapter 32 and 33), })(); Who does Moses call to take pasturage. The LORD was their provider. have gone, such as through the Red Sea. it is impossible to please God. children of God, his sons and his daughters by special grace. They have sinned a great sin. how justly may God make the same 1,100,000 persons perished in it, as Josephus relates. And he would also send on them the tokens of his displeasure. He blessed this land, and prepared it for an Deuteronomy 32:18 "Of the Rock habitual, notorious, un-repented sin; which is a certain mark of the children of And they put no trust or confidence in his glorious perfections, The eagle's care for her young is a beautiful emblem of Christ's love, who came between Divine justice and our guilty souls, … covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all So the Targum of Jonathan. Father of the nation is emphasized in the Old Testament (compare 1 Chron. earthly thing. from the stench of dead bodies, which lay in all parts of the city, and is one jealousy? is perfect (Job 37:16). 24. "And thou didst drink the pure blood of the grape": Wine not mixed with water, His calling and to severely rebuke apostasy. author about the juice of the grape in verse 14? their bedchambers, as the word signifies, they were not free from terror. 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