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Proselytes


1. Described. Es 8:17; Isa 56:3.

2. Required

a. To give up all heathen practices. Ezr 6:21.

b. To give up all heathen associates. Ru 1:16; 2:11; Ps 45:10; Lu 14:26.

c. To be circumcised. Ge 17:13; Ex 12:48.

d. To enter into covenant to serve the Lord. De 29:10-13; Ne 10:28,29.

e. To observe the law of Moses as Jews. Ex 12:49.

3. Unfaithfulness in, punished. Eze 14:7.

4. From the Ammonites and Moabites restricted for ever from holding office in the congregation. De 23:3.

5. From the Egyptians and Edomites restricted to the third generation from holding office in the congregation. De 23:7,8.

6. Were entitled to all privileges. Ex 12:48; Isa 56:3-7.

7. Went up to the feasts. Ac 2:10; 8:27.

8. Pharisees, zealous in making. Mt 23:15.

9. Many, embraced the gospel. Ac 6:5; 13:43.

10. Later called devout Greeks. Joh 12:20; Ac 17:4.