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Behar 2022 || Pastor David Mathews

In the Mountain. Leviticus 25:1–26:2. I.       Though only 1 short chapter, this Parsha has staggering implications for those who adhere to its’ commands and equally, negative ramifications for those who refuse. Let’s begin by examining the central idea of this intriguing study – the Shemitah: H#8059, שמטה, a release, or remitting; from shaw-mat …

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Behar 2019 || Pastor David Mathews

 Leviticus 25:1–26:2. I.       The Parsha title ‘Behar’ is normally rendered ‘in the mount’and as such, has caused wonder over the generations regarding why YHVH would address and identify this specific location [Sinai] just before launching into the Shmita details. Further, why would the laws of the Sabbatical year(s) receive singular treatment at …