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2 edition of River Jordan. found in the catalog.

River Jordan.

Nelson Glueck

River Jordan.

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Published by Westminsterpress in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Geography.,
  • Jordan River.,
  • Palestine -- Description and travel.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS110.J6 G55 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17398826M

    The journey in River Jordan’s latest book is to savor every word, every sentence, and every paragraph.” –KATHY L. PATRICK, founder of the Pulpwood Queens Book Clubs and author of The Pulpwood Queens’ Tiara-Wearing, Book-Sharing Guide to Life "River Jordan’s third novel is a Southern Gothic masterpiece." – Tina Fondren, Paste Magazine.   A proposed Jordan River Peace Park is a source of particular hope to its FOEME backers. They envision an island national park where Jordanians, Israelis, . Jordan RiverJordan River The Jordan River is one of the most famous rivers in the world and is the principal river in Palestine. The Jordan River is mentioned some times in the Bible with the majority of references occurring in the Old Testament. The average width of the riverbed is about 98 feet while the depth ranges from 3 to 10 feet. Jordan Scott, illus. by Sydney Smith. Holiday House/Porter, $ (40p) ISBN


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Product details. Paperback: pages;/5(). The Jordan River is mentioned indirectly in Gene where Lot and Abraham are dividing up the land to which God had led them. Abraham allowed Lot to choose his share first, and Lot chose the Jordan Valley, which was lush and well-watered due to the Jordan River (verse 10).

This was a pivotal moment, as it not only established that Lot’s. River Jordan reveals her humanness in this book. She gives an honest and beautiful account of what a real Christian should confess to be: a flawed, but fueled-by-the-Holy Spirit child of God.

She reminds us that all Christians, mystic or not, should show tolerance, empathy, and forgiveness. I often pray for strangers because of River Jordan/5(13). River Jordan, author, speaker and radio host.

The Gin Girl is like crossing that deep, languid stream into the land of milk and honey. The Jordan River Valley has been occupied for millennia, with agriculture focused on palm and date farming.

Archaeological excavations have also confirmed the report in 1Kgs (repeated in 2Chr ) suggesting that inhabitants of the region east of the river exploited deposits of iron ore there. The first time that readers come across a reference to the River Jordan is in chapter Grandfather is talking about the River Jordan to some other slaves who are at the pump.

“River Jordan is a thought-provoking contribution to a growing body of criticism on the Bible as cultural text. The Jordan River is an incredibly rich site for the exploration of the changing significance of biblical traditions in diverse moments of reception.”Cited by: River Jordan is the author of Praying for Strangers ( avg rating, ratings, reviews, published ), Saints in Limbo ( avg rating, ra 4/5.

River Jordan. 1, likes 1 talking about this. River Jordan is an author, speaker, radio host and storyteller. She is a passionate advocate for the power of story in our lives. The journey in River Jordan’s latest book is to savor every word, every sentence, and every paragraph.” –KATHY L.

PATRICK, founder of the Pulpwood Queens Book Clubs and author of The Pulpwood Queens’ Tiara-Wearing, Book-Sharing Guide to Life "River Jordan’s third novel is a Southern Gothic masterpiece." – Tina Fondren, Paste Magazine/5(39).

River Jordan shares the story of how she came undertake the practice of praying for River Jordan. book stranger every day. Explore the Haifa, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv; See the Sea of Galilee and the beautiful landscapes of northern Israel; Visit the famous Haifa, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv Site (Bahai Gardens Haifa).

“Rachel Havrelock’s River Jordan is broad in scope, subtle in interpretive detail and written in lucid prose, with an assured mastery of the relevant scholarship—all the more remarkable because it is her first book.

What she has done in effect is to invent a new kind of historical analysis with culture comprising ideology and politics as well as national identity.

RIVER JORDAN A Novel Augusta Trobaugh Publishing to coincide with The Tea-Olive Bird Watching Society. Set in a small town well below the Mason-Dixon line, River Jordan features an improbable friendship among three people who come to depend on one another like family/5.

The Jordan River flows through the Jordan Rift Valley into the Kinneret and then continues down into the Dead Sea with no outlet. It is a place of many important biblical events. It shall come about when the soles of the feet of the priests who carry the ark of the Lord, the Lord of all the earth, rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan will be cut off, and the waters which are flowing down from above will stand in one heap.”.

The River Jordan is a fictionalized account of an actual escape in of a slave and her seven children from a western Virginia tobacco plantation on the Ohio River, and their harrowing flight across Ohio to Canada on the Underground Railroad/5.

Following the well-received Beloved EP, folk-pop troubador Jordan Feliz offers his full length debut for Centricity Records. The River features four cuts from the debut ep, with seven additional songs, including 'Simple,' 'Rejoice,' 'Carry Your Troubles,' 'Live It Out,' and more.

The River, CD by Jordan Feliz5/5(8). River Jordan by Joe William Trotter, Jr. is helpful to anyone researching or wanting to know more about the African American experience in mid-America from the first pioneers to the early 's. The rich history he describes centers in the Ohio Valley, focusing on such cities as Pittsburgh, Louisville, Cincinnati and Evansville/5.

Etymology. In the Hebrew Bible the term used to refer to the future Transjordan is Hebrew: עבר הירדן (Ever HaYarden), "beyond the Jordan".This term occurs, for example, in the Book of Joshua ().It was used by people on the west side of the Jordan, including the biblical writers, to refer to the other side of the Jordan River.

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In the Old Testament, beginning with Genesis chapter one, God has set forth numerous word pictures to teach about the person and work of Christ — past, present, and future. A foundational type is laid down in the Exodus of the children of Israel from Egypt and their subsequent journey to the promised land of their.

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Visit the Jordan River Baptismal Site – There are actually two sites which are regarded by many to be the place where Yeshua (Jesus) was baptised by John the Baptist in the Jordan River but the one we personally favour is the site known as ‘Bethany Beyond The Jordan’, quite near to Jericho.

Due to its location in relation to the Mount of Temptation area, and the fact that the Bible. The Jordan River has three principal sources, all of which rise at the foot of Mount Hermon. The longest of those is the Ḥāṣbānī, which rises in Lebanon, near Ḥāṣbayyā, at an elevation of 1, feet ( metres).

From the east, in Syria, flows the Bāniyās River. Between the two is the Dan River, the waters of which are particularly fresh. The Jordan River starts in the north at Mount Hermon and flows south through Lake Huleh, the Sea of Galilee, and the tropical Jordan valley, before emptying into the Dead Sea.

The Jordan descends feet from Lake Huleh to the Sea of Galilee and then another feet from Galilee to the Dead Sea. The straight distance of the river culminates. The Jordan River plays a significant role in numerous events of bible history. The first mention of the Jordan is when Abraham and Lot parted company: "And Lot lifted up his eyes, and saw that the Jordan valley was well watered everywhere like the garden of The Lord, like the land of Egypt, in the direction of Zoar; this was before The Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.

River Jordan is important for the life of the people who live in Israel. It is the second largest water source in the country. the River Jordan. Facts about the River Jordan 9: the accumulated water. The water accumulated at River Jordan is around x cubic feet or 50, cu m. A peace treaty was established with Israel in   For more about the Jordan River.

Youtube video: When the Jordan River stopped for Joshua; Jericho quake zone: Bible & science; A Quick Guided Tour Through the Bible, page 57; The Complete Guide to the Bible, page The Complete Visual Bible, page Book giveaway. I’ll be releasing my quarterly newsletter on Tuesday, June River Jordan is an author, speaker, teacher and radio host.

As a southerner with a global perspective as she a powerful advocate for the power of story. Her special passion is in the discovery of stories from everyday people from all walks of life. Even the name of the River Jordan, implies judgment.

A.W. Pink wrote that the word “Jordan” can be broken into two Hebrew roots: 1“jor” or “yar,” which is literally, “spread” and 2“dan” which means “judging” (Genesis ).

Therefore, the word “Jordan” has a meaning of “spread judging.”. River Jordan. New York, McGraw-Hill [] (OCoLC) Online version: Glueck, Nelson, River Jordan. New York, McGraw-Hill [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Glueck.

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Byron K. Armstrong. - 31 pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the. Callbook online, or stop by our shop in the Jordan Hotel. Advanced reservations are recommended to ensure we can accommodate your desired service.

You may call, visit in-person, or book all services online. Jordan River Hotel is located in downtown Amman, a minute walk from the Roman Theater.

Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a satellite TV and air conditioning/10(). Bible verses related to Jordan from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance - Sort By Book Order 2 Kings - And Elisha sent a messenger unto him, saying, Go and wash in Jordan seven times, and thy flesh shall come again to thee, and thou shalt be clean.After the exodus from Egypt, Joshua led the Israelites across the Jordan River on dry ground into the Promised Land, before taking Jericho (Joshua ).

Jacob also crossed it with just a staff before God blessed him (Genesis ), and Naaman the Syrian captain was healed of his leprosy at Elisha’s command to wash in it (2 Kings 5, Luke ).COVID Resources.

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