Sirach’s Prayer for Help Against Sinning

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Sirach’s Prayer for Help Against Sinning

Sirach’s Prayer for Help Against Sinning

I came across these verses while reading the book of Sirach from The Old Testament – The Holy Bible. I believe they form a powerful prayer; helping us remain on the right path. Sirach’s Prayer for Help Against Sinning SIRACH 22.27 – 23.6 O Lord, Father and God of my life, Do not give me haughty eyes, And remove evil desire from me. Let neither gluttony nor lust overcome me, And do not give me over to shameless passion. Amen.

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Moses and Aaron – The Old Testament

Moses and Aaron – The Old Testament

Genealogy from Moses to Aaron. Exodus 1.1 – 15.21 Interesting facts according to The Old Testament – The Holy Bible: Amram married Jochebed. She was his father’s sister; Moses and Aaron also had a sister named Miriam; The Divine Name was revealed to Moses: God said: ‘I AM WHO I AM.‘ He said further: ‘Thus you shall say to the Israelites, “I AM has sent me to you.”‘ God also said: ‘Thus you shall say to the Israelites, “The LORD, the God of your ancestors, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent

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The Twelve Tribes of Israel – The Old Testament

The Twelve Tribes of Israel – The Old Testament

Genealogy from Abraham to Levi – The Twelve Tribes. Genesis 25.12 – 50.26 Israel’s twelve tribes are: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, Gad, Asher, Joseph, Benjamin, Dan and Naphtali. If we consider the year Adam was created as YEAR 0, we can then determine these interesting facts according to The Old Testament – The Holy Bible: Abraham was born in YEAR 1948, 292 years after The Great Flood; Abraham departed from Haran to Canaan when he was 75 years old. 10 years later, Sarah’s egyptian slave girl (Hagar) bore his son Ishmael; At 99 years old, Abraham was circumcised

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After The Great Flood – The Old Testament

After The Great Flood – The Old Testament

Genealogy from Noah to Abraham – After the Great Flood. Genesis 10.1 – 25.11 If we consider the year Adam was created as YEAR 0, we can then determine these interesting facts according to The Old Testament – The Holy Bible: After The Great Flood, the whole earth had one language and were one people and they began building themselves a city and a tower with its top in the heavens. God then confused their language and scattered them over the face of all the earth as he realized that nothing that mortals proposed to do would be impossible for

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Adam’s Genealogy – The Old Testament

Adam’s Genealogy – The Old Testament

Genealogy from Adam to Noah. Genesis 1.1 – 9.28 If we consider the year Adam was created as YEAR 0, we can then determine these interesting facts according to The Old Testament – The Holy Bible: Adam had a son when he was 130 years old. He named him Seth; Adam died in YEAR 930, he was 930 years old; Noah was born in YEAR 1056; After Noah was 500 years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth; The Great Flood took place in YEAR 1656, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month.

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