The Significance of Shechem

In Hebrew shechem means “shoulder,” an apt description of the town’s location in the narrow valley between Mt. Gerizim and Mt. Ebal, approximately 40 miles (65 km.) north of Jerusalem. Today the world calls it Nablus...
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2 thoughts on “The Significance of Shechem

  1. Tom Simcox thank you so very much this awesome teaching. The revelation behind it is very deep. I celebrate grace sir. Keep waxing stronger In God’s word.

  2. Such insights!
    Just goes go to show that to those who follow after GOD, even the smallest details matters!
    I am so moved by how Abraham, Moses, Joshua all KNEW the significance of SHECHEM!

    on a different note, I was reading about the tribe of Benjamin and how they were destroyed.
    Thousands of years later, Apostle Paul mentioned in one of his epistles that he was from the tribe of Benjamin..

    Again, amazing…just goes to show how GOD provides such accurate narrative and description through frail and fallible human beings to write Scriptures to such exactness!

    Shalom from Perth, Western Australia.
    David,

    We are in touch with one of your reps for Friends of Israel in Western Australia and he did a wonderful job presenting on PESACH/PASSOVER recently at our ministry.

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