Deuteronomy is part of the Pentateuch Books
5th book of the Bible. Between Numbers & Joshua
Date of Writing:
Approximately 1440, though exact date of writing is not known.
The Author Of This Book:
Many Christian and Jewish scholars believe that the book of Deuteronomy was authored by Moses. although no concrete proof is available.
The book of Deuteronomy is a collection of Moses sermons to Israel just before they crossed the Jordan. It is part of a collection of the first five books of the Bible referred to as the Pentateuch. The book shows how God renews His covenant with.
The Book of Deuteronomy (from Greek Δευτερονόμιον, Deuteronomion, “second law”; Hebrew: דְּבָרִים, Devarim, “[spoken] words”) is the fifth book of the Hebrew Bible, and of the Jewish Torah. The Hebrew title is taken from the opening phrase Eleh ha-devarim, “These are the words…”; the English title is from a Greek mis-translation of the Hebrew phrase mishneh ha-torah ha-zoth, “a copy of this law”, in Deuteronomy 17:18, as to deuteronomion touto – “this second law”.
Deuteronomy 4:2 , Deuteronomy 6:5 , Deuteronomy 6:4-7, Deuteronomy 32:46-47
Hear – 50 times
Do, keep, observe – Used 177 times
Love – Used 21 times
Notable Events In This Book:
- Review of the Israelites journey from Egypt
- The ten commandments
- Moses reviews Israel’s pledged relationship with God
- Moses dies
Key people in this book are:
Notable places are:
The Wilderness, Mount Sinai/Horeb, The Plain of Moab, Canaan, Mount Ebal
Jesus Can Be Seen:
Jesus quoted Scripture more often from the book of Deuteronomy than from any other Old Testament book.
The Bible In Small Bites: Old Testament Books