This is from the 3rd week of our Wednesday Night Adult Bible Study.
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The Greatest Commandment – 3.
A Study into the Phrase,
“O Israel: the LORD is our God, the LORD is One.”
The Shemah – The greatest prayer and commandment
:שְׁמַע יִשְׂרָאֵל יהוה אֱלֹהֵינוּ יהוה אֶח
Sh’ma Yisrael Adonai Eloheinu Adonai Eḥad
“Hear, O Israel: the LORD is our God, the LORD is One.”
4 Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. 5 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
A quick look back – Hear, what does it mean to you?
O Israel – Yisra’el
Who was Israel?
What does his name mean?
How does this new name play into the role of God’s people?
The Lord – Adonai
Our God – Eloheinu
Is One – Eḥad