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  PARABLES, A complete Dossier
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  00 Bible Study Principles & Practices
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  The Sifting of Simon Peter (Lk 22:31-34)
  The Parable of the Fig Tree
  O L Fatima Church first church of its kind in Asia. at KARJAT
  Different names of GOD
  Enthronement to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  Ask Seek Knock
  Biblical Typology
  God’s Justice and Abraham’s Intercession
  Simon Peter the Fisher of Men Luke 5:5-11
  Why was Moses not allowed to enter the Promised Land
  The Untold Story of Mary's Visitation..Short Form
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  Walls of Jerico
  The Parable of the Talent Mt 25:14-30
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  Can we Pray Over the Sick
  Miraculous Medal. A Legion Document
  Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary Legion Document


Fr Roland 20th July o8
I. Joshua entered the promise land in 13 BC
Discrepancies : 
12 Stonesà 4:9 in the Jordan River.
              à 4:20 taken from the Jordan to Gilgal
Jericho à 6:3 March silently
           à 6:8 Blow your trumpets.
Traditions à LXX earlier
               à MT (Masoretic Tradition later)
II. Literary History.
à First 5 books Pentateuch.
à First 5 books & Joshua = Hexateuch.
à First 4 books = Tetrateuch. 
Deu + Joshua = Deuteronomy History; Deutronomic Equation à Obey & Prosper
                                                                                         Disobey & perish
Deutro History:
Date of composition:
922 BC The kingdom was divided in to northern & Southern Kingdoms
721 BC Norther Assyria attacked the Northern Kingdom, & took them to Assyria therefore  
they became a mixed race.
587 BC Babylon attacked the Southern kingdom & took them to Babylon
The Book of Joshua was written in the 7th Cen.BC, He was king in the 7th Cen.
538 BC Cyrus of Persia was a pagan king who permitted the Israelites to come back from Babylon.
à The Israelites had lost their promised land that God had promised.
à They lost their king à David. God had promised Solomon that his presence will be with him forever.
à They also lost their Temple.
Their faith & Hope was shattered.
The book of Joshua was revised  & rewritten
with their new experience in the 6th CenBC while in Exile.
The Northern Kingdom was destroyed & the Southern kingdom was exiled.
What was the purpose of the Book of Joshua ?
à It was the reason why the Nk & the SK was destroyed.
à Give them Hope for the future Jer 31:33-34.
God uses a pagan king Cyrus to give them hope.
Through the Prophet God gives them hope.
Themes of Joshua :
Joshua was a former prophet.
Joshua was commanded by God
Vs 8 not = depart out of the mouth à know the promise & claim the promise.
9 ½ tribes   à I à   2 ½ tribes
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