Yes, in union with him, you yourselves are being built together into a spiritual dwelling-place for The Almighty!
HaShem-Tzva’ot planned it to break the pride of all the arrogant, to humiliate all those who are honored everywhere on earth.
In union with him, through the shedding of his blood, we are set free — our sins are forgiven; this accords with the wealth of the grace
You also built a reservoir between the two walls for the water from the Old Pool; but you didn’t look to Him who made these things; you had no respect for Him who fashioned them long ago.
for each person will carry his own load
A dire vision has been shown to me:
the betrayer betrays, and the spoiler spoils.
‘Eilam, advance! Madai, lay siege!
I will end all groaning.
The eighth portion of the book of B’midbar/Numbers is Pinchas, which means “Mouth of Brass” or “Nubian.” This is the 41st Torah Portion.
Torah Portion: Numbers 25:10-30:1
Haftorah Portions: Jeremiah 1:1-2:3
Apostolic Writings: John 2:13-22
For, brothers, you were called to be free. Only do not let that freedom become an excuse for allowing your old nature to have its way. Instead, serve one another in love.
They will be dismayed and ashamed
because of Ethiopia their hope and Egypt their pride
To be zealous is good, provided always that the cause is good. Indeed, whether I am present with you or not