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Comparison Exersices (5): Jacob – There And Back
Our last (for now) installment of this series is taken from the life of Jacob the Patriarch. While comparing his…
Last time, we started to compare the circumstances of Sarah’s maid Hagar, Ishmael’s mother, in two different chapters of Genesis…
Our next comparison is taken from the story of Hagar – a very special biblical character. Hagar occupies quite a…
Our exercise today is taken from the famous story of Joseph and his brothers. You probably remember the story: the…
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Judith Green, Head of the Biblical Greek Department
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