And all these blessings shall come upon you and overtake you, if you obey the voice of the Lord your God. Blessed shall you be in the city, and blessed shall you be in the field. Blessed shall be the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground and the fruit of your cattle, the increase of your herds and the young of your flock.
Each family's allotment was to be respected; consequently, moving boundary stones came under God's curse see We should not violate the rights of others.
The originator of the product has the right to income from the product and we should not violate it.
Are we treating our employees, spouse, and children fairly? Are we granting them basic rights? An extreme form of this practice is abortion or killing of a helpless fetus which is so prevalent in society today.
Leading others astray Deu There are severe penalties if we advise others wrongly. Teachers of the word and counselors should pay careful attention to the advice they are giving.
Illicit sexual relations Deu Anti-Semitism God made a promise to Abraham years ago. He promised to bless those who bless Abraham and cursed those who curse him.
That promise is carried throughout the line of Isaac and Jacob. When Isaac blessed Jacob, he referred back to that same promise of God to Abraham. Be lord over your brothers, and may the sons of your mother bow down to you. May those who curse you be cursed and those who bless you be blessed.
History is filled with exceptional hatred for that one particular group of people. Today many of the Arabs and Muslims fall under the same curse if they do not cease their hatred for the Jews. That may explain why it is so difficult to evangelize to the Muslim nations. Perhaps we need to ask God to remove the curses and forgive them so that their eyes can then be open to receive the gospel.
Trusting in man rather than God Jer He will dwell in the parched places of the desert, in a salt land where no one lives. Distorting the message of the gospel Gal 1: Theft, lying and robbing God Zec 5: It will remain in his house and destroy it, both its timbers and its stones.
If robbing man is that serious, surely robbing God would be even more serious.
The Bible says that if we do not offer to God his due tithewe are actually robbing Him. Yet you rob me. Ancestral curses Exo What The Bible Says about Curses (Breaking Curses).
Cursing in the Bible is speaking evil of someone, as well as evil coming upon someone, such as sickness, tragedy, or bad circumstances.
Word Curses: What the Bible Says about Breaking Curses. By Pastor RS “Bud” Miller. people have no problem understanding these curses and blessings. "I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse.
So choose life in order that you may live, you and your descendants. The blessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills: they shall be on the head of Joseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren.
Deuteronomy 27–30 is important for an understanding of biblical eschatology because it contains God’s pronouncement of the blessings that will result from obedience to the stipulations of the Mosaic covenant and the curses .
The Bible gives us an example of the workings of self imposed curses in the story of Rebecca, Jabob’s mother. She persuaded her son to deceive his father to get his father’s blessings.
When Jacob refused because he was afraid to invoke his curse, Rebecca responded that she would be willing to be the recipient of any curse that may come as . Deuteronomy - And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe [and] to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the LORD thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth: (Read More) Deuteronomy