* Tomorrow is Friday the 13th: Warning! :) To prepare for tomorrow ;) you might want to check out rsr.org/13th.
* Rebuilding the Temple: Today Bob presents the part three of his verse-by-verse study of chapter one of the book of Ezra.
Today's Resource: Ezra & Haggai
Fascinating ancient letters dramatize Israel's struggle with the ancient kings of the Medes and the Persians and with their neighbors. Why did God forbid the Jews from marrying their Gentile neighbors? Through Ezra the priest, God even commanded Israel to divorce their pagan wives. Contrarily, through the Apostle Paul, God commands Christians to stay married to unbelievers. Why did God issue different commands to Israel and the Body of Christ regarding divorce and marriage, what are the similarities, and what are the differences?