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Not counting women and children

neglected stories from the Bible

by Megan McKenna

  • 324 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in the Bible.,
  • Children in the Bible.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMegan McKenna.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS575 .M44 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1425615M
    ISBN 100883449463
    LC Control Number93036627

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This was not a children's book like I thought. It is more on the adult level. It was like I was speaking a foreign language to the children. Read more.

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As Not Counting Women and Children shows, when ordinary people studying the bible begin to discuss questions such as these, the results can be stunning and heart-changing.

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The Gospel of Mathew recounts the feeding of the crowd of five thousand, “not counting women and children.”. Not Counting Women and Children | This collection of stories recalls women such as Sarah and Hagar, the women of Exodus, and children such as those slaughtered at the time of the birth of Jesus.

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I liked this because it forces kids to challenge their brain and truly count what is being talked about in the content. Another bonus of /5(17). There were aboutmen, not counting women and children. Holman Christian Standard Bible The Israelites traveled from Rameses to Succoth, aboutsoldiers on foot, besides their families.

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I'm looking for a children's book my mom used to read to me. It contained short stories and had tools to learn how to count. The book was light purple and was probably 12" x 9" in size.

I remember the counting activity used different things to help memorization also.