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The Nature And Work Of The Holy Spirit In The Pentateuch, Richard Davidson Aug 2019

The Nature And Work Of The Holy Spirit In The Pentateuch, Richard Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

The Hebrew word ruakh refers to the divine Spirit some sixteen times in fifteen verses of the five books of Moses, and the Holy Spirit is also prefigured in several Pentateuchal passages dealing with typological aspects of the sanctuary services. Each of these passages contains profound insights into the nature and work of the Holy Spirit. It is the thesis of this study that all of the major aspects of the biblical doctrine of the Holy Spirit are set forth, at least in nascent form, in the foundational divine revelation which comprises the Torah. We will examine each of these ...


The Children Of The East, Richard M. Davidson Aug 2019

The Children Of The East, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

"The tradition is widespread in the Arab world which associates Ishmael and his descendants with Arabs in general and Muslim Arabs in particular. The esteemed Arab genealogist Ibn al-Kalbi (A.D. 737-818?) made popular the supposed genealogical link between Muhammad and Ishmael, largely through oral tradition. Whether this link is valid or not, clear and even older written records link the ancient nomadic tribes of northern Arabia with Ishmael, as we have noted above (Diorodus of Sicily, the book of Jubilees, Josephus, et al.). Arab genealogists generally trace the Arabians to two main ethnic stocks, the original Arabian Arabs from ...


Justification By Faith According To The Old Testament: In The Footsteps Of The Reformers, Richard Davidson Aug 2019

Justification By Faith According To The Old Testament: In The Footsteps Of The Reformers, Richard Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

Martin Luther asserted that “if we lose the doctrine of justification, we lose simply everything.” Luther believed that justification is “the article with and by which the church stands, without which it falls.” In the preface to his Forty-Five Theses drawn up in 1537, Luther makes this impassioned plea: “The article of justification is the master and prince, the lord, the ruler, and the judge over all kinds of doctrines; it preserves and governs all Church doctrine and raises up our conscience before God. Without this article the world is utter death and darkness.” John Calvin considered the doctrine of ...


The Bible Supports The Ordination/Commissioning Of Women As Pastors And Local Church Elders, Richard M. Davidson Apr 2010

The Bible Supports The Ordination/Commissioning Of Women As Pastors And Local Church Elders, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


I Rest My Case, Richard M. Davidson Jan 2008

I Rest My Case, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Is God Present In The Song Of Songs?, Richard M. Davidson Jan 2006

Is God Present In The Song Of Songs?, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Christmas Festival Of Lights, Richard M. Davidson Dec 2005

Christmas Festival Of Lights, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


The Genesis Flood Narrative: Crucial Issues In The Current Debate, Richard M. Davidson Dec 2003

The Genesis Flood Narrative: Crucial Issues In The Current Debate, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Book Review Of God Who Creates: Essays In Honor Of W. Sibley Towner, By William P. Brown And S. Dean Mcbride, Jr., Richard M. Davidson Jan 2003

Book Review Of God Who Creates: Essays In Honor Of W. Sibley Towner, By William P. Brown And S. Dean Mcbride, Jr., Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Inauguration Or Day Of Atonement?: A Response To Norman Young's "Old Testament Background To Hebrews 6:19-20 Revisited", Richard M. Davidson Jan 2002

Inauguration Or Day Of Atonement?: A Response To Norman Young's "Old Testament Background To Hebrews 6:19-20 Revisited", Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Christ's Entry "Within The Veil" In Hebrews 6:19-20: The Old Testament Background, Richard M. Davidson Jan 2001

Christ's Entry "Within The Veil" In Hebrews 6:19-20: The Old Testament Background, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Book Review Of Selected Studies On Prophetic Interpretation, By William H. Shea, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1989

Book Review Of Selected Studies On Prophetic Interpretation, By William H. Shea, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Theology Of Sexuality In The Song Of Songs: Return To Eden, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1989

Theology Of Sexuality In The Song Of Songs: Return To Eden, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


The Theology Of Sexuality In The Beginning: Genesis 1-2, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1988

The Theology Of Sexuality In The Beginning: Genesis 1-2, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


The Theology Of Sexuality In The Beginning: Genesis 3, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1988

The Theology Of Sexuality In The Beginning: Genesis 3, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Book Review Of Deliverance In The Psalms: Messages Of Hope For Today, By Hans K. Larondelle, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1987

Book Review Of Deliverance In The Psalms: Messages Of Hope For Today, By Hans K. Larondelle, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


Book Review Of The Living And Active Word Of God: Studies In Honor Of Samuel J. Schultz, Edited By Morris Inch And Ronald Youngblood, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1986

Book Review Of The Living And Active Word Of God: Studies In Honor Of Samuel J. Schultz, Edited By Morris Inch And Ronald Youngblood, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.


The Heavenly Sanctuary In The Old Testament, Richard M. Davidson Jan 1970

The Heavenly Sanctuary In The Old Testament, Richard M. Davidson

Richard M. Davidson

No abstract provided.