Sunday School Lesson Summary . Hebrews . Leviticus . Deuteronomy . Isaiah . Micah . Romans . I Corinthians .
I beseech you brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service... Romans 12: 1 KJV
Devotional Reading: Hebrews 11:4-16
Background Scripture: Leviticus 22:17-33; 23:9-14, 31-32; Deuteronomy 22:6-7; Isaiah 1:10-20; Micah 6:6-8; Romans 12:1-2; I Corinthians 10:14-22
Print Passage: Leviticus 22:17-25, 31-33
The Pentateuch (Law/Torah) became a separate book, it is the continuing of the priestly tradition extends without interruption of the first ten chapters of Numbers.
The nearness of God not only accentuates the people's sense of sin but prompts them to turn to God in sacrificial service of worship. According to the priestly witness, God has provided the means of atonement and forgiveness whereby the community is restored to wholeness and is reconciled to him.
Monday - 12/7/15 -Living Sacrifice - Psalm/Tehillim 40:1-8
Tuesday - 12/8/15 - Contrite Sacrifice - Psalm/Tehillim 51:15-19
Wednesday - 12/9/15 - Loving Sacrifice - Mark 12:28-34a
Thursday - 12/10/15 - Complete Sacrifice - Romans 12:1-8
Friday - 12/11/15 - Faithful Sacrifice - Hebrews 11:4-16
Saturday - 12/12/15 - Perfect Sacrifice - I John 4:9-16
Sunday - 12/13/15 - Acceptable Offerings - Leviticus 22:17-25, 31-33
Reference used/taken from: KJV, & The New Oxford Annotated Bible with The Apocrypha