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Balaam is a diviner in the Torah, his story occurring towards the end of the Book of Numbers (Hebrew: במדבר). The etymology of his name is uncertain, and ...

Who was Balaam in the Bible? - GotQuestions.org Home


Answer: Balaam was a wicked prophet in the Bible and is noteworthy because, although he was a wicked prophet, he was not a false prophet. That is, Balaam ...

Numbers 22 - Balak Summons Balaam - Then the - Bible Gateway

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Balak Summons Balaam - Then the Israelites traveled to the plains of Moab and camped along the Jordan across from Jericho. Now Balak son of Zippor.

Balaam and Balak - Jewish History - Chabad.org


Balak Sends For Balaam. Frightened by the fall of the lands of the Amorites and Bashan, the kings of Moab and Midian, implacable foes for many generations, ...

Balaam | Jewish Virtual Library


BALAAM (Heb. בַּלְעָם, בִּלְעָם), son of Beor, a non-Israelite diviner famous for his effectiveness, enlisted by Balak, king of Moab, to pronounce curses over the ...

BALAAM - JewishEncyclopedia.com


xxiv. contain the detailed account of four oracles that Balaam uttered to Balak concerning Israel. The soothsayer directs Balak to offer sacrifices to God of seven  ...

5. Balaam, Part I (Numbers 22:1-35) | Bible.org


Aug 24, 2004 ... Introduction While I was preparing to teach on the prophet Balaam, I went to the church library to check out some of the best commentaries on ...

The Prophecies of Balaam (Part One) - Church of the Great God


Feb 1, 2003 ... Balaam son of Beor is definitely an oddball among the prophets. He is not an Israelite but apparently a Syrian who lived in Pethor, a town ...

Balaam and Balak - My Jewish Learning


Reprinted with permission from Who's Who in the Hebrew Bible (The Jewish Publication Society). Balaam, son of Beor, was a seer from Aram, internationally ...

Balaam: A Case Study in True Prophecy | ReformJudaism.org


Jul 2, 2012 ... This week's Torah portion centers on the story of Balak, King of Moab and Balaam, a foreign prophet.

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Topical Bible: Balaam - Bible Hub


Balaam. (B.C. 1451), the son of beor, a man endowed with the gift of prophecy. ( Numbers 22:5) He is mentioned in conjunction with the five kings of Midian, ...

Balaam, Son of Beor - Is there any evidence to prove the existence ...


In an unprecedented discovery, an ancient text found at Deir Alla, Jordan, in 1967 tells about the activities of a prophet named Balaam. Could this be the Balaam ...

Balaam and His Talking Donkey


Sep 4, 2002 ... Balaam stands in infamy as the paragon of apostasy. His worldly lusts lured him into the power of Baal and brought upon him the ultimate ...