Dr. Annechiena Sneller-Vrolijk

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Biblical vocabulary

Biblical vocabulary: נֵר (lamp)

The Bible regularly mentions objects of common use in daily life. These objects include the lamp that played a central role in the domestic circle

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Biblical vocabulary

Biblical vocabulary: אהבה (love)

God’s love… is love in action In the Hebrew language the verb “ahabh” (pronunciation: ahav) occurs which can be translated as to love but also

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Feast

What is the feast of Pentecost about?

Several times the Old Testament talks about the so-called “ascents” – Easter, Pentecost and the Feast of Tabernacles – also referred to as “pilgrim celebrations”.

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