Today’s Old Testament chronological reading is in Genesis 9 and 10.
The Psalms/ Proverbs reading is in Psalm 5.
The New Testament reading is in Matthew 3.
Hebrew root word parables
Blessing and cursing from today’s Genesis reading, and righteousness and wickedness from today’s Psalm reading, illustrate the teaching tool of comparison and contrast. They are opposite sides of the same coin.
Links to previous studies
Gen 9 and 10, He who covers a transgression
Gen 8:15-9:17, Chiastic structures: the sacrifice + the rainbow
Gen 8:15-9:17, Teaching tool of common themes revealed
Gen 9:18-29, History of Canaan/ dishonor brings a curse
Gen 9:18-29, The power of a parent’s words
Gen 10:1-14, The sons of Japheth and Ham
Gen 10:15-20, The sons of Canaan
Gen 10:21-32, The sons of Shem
Gen 10:1-32, Table of nations chiastic structure
Gen 9:18-10:32, Messiah revealed in the curse on Canaan
Psalm 5, Chiastic structure
Mat 3, Chiastic structure
Mat 3, Baptism for repentence and the mikvah