Tuesday, April 24

Tribes of Israel

Each tribe had its own history in its allowtment of land . We know few  about the individuel tribes.
Lists of the 12 sons of Jocob or of the tribes appear in several places in the Old testament.

1.Reuben : The 1st born son of Jacob by his wife Leah.
2.Simeon : He was Jacob's 2nd son by Leah
3.Levi      : He was 3rd son of Jacob by Leah.
4.Judah   : 4rth son by Leah.
5.Dan      : Dan was the fifth son of Jacob and the first of two sons by Bilhah, Rachel's maid .
6.Naphtali: The sixth son of Jacob and Younger full-blooded brother of Dan.
7.Gad      : Gad was the seventh son of Jacob and the fifth of two sons by Zilpah , the maid of Leah.
8.Asher   : Eighth son of Jacob, the 2nd son by Zilpah and the younger full blooded brother of God.
9.Issachar : 9th son by Leah.
10.Zebulun: Tenth son by Leah.
11.Josheph: 1st son by Rechal.
12.Benjamin: Jacob's younger son , born by Rechel .

How many times does the word 'sin' appear in the Bible?

IN one translation it appears as sin, some 500 times!

In the King James Version:
Sin 448x, Sinneth 22x, Sinning 2x, Sinners 48x, Sinner 41x = 561x
King James Statistics are at the link 
(not case sensitive)
Sin (447) 
Sin-- (1) 
Sinneth (22) 
Sinning (2) 
Sinners (48) 
Sinner (21) 
Sinful (8) 
Sinned (119) 
Sinnest (1) 
Sins (172)-------------841x

About love in the Holy Bible ..

In the King James version 
(Holy Bible)

the word - love - appears 314 times 
the word - love's - appears once 
the word - loved - appears 98 times 
the word - lovedst - appears twice 
the word - lovely - appears 4 times 
the word - lover - appears 4 times 
the word - lovers - appears 23 times 
the word - loves - appears twice 
the word - lovest - appears 12 times 
the word - loveth - appears 65 times 
the word - loving - appears 3 times 
the word - lovingkindness - appears 26 times 
the word - lovingkindnesses - appears 4 times

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