Topics Manners & Customs
It is easy for Occidentals to overlook the fact that the Scriptures had their origin in the East, and that each one of the writers was actually an Oriental.
|Tent dwellings (Article)|
In the Bible, living in tents is of ancient origin. It goes back before the days of Abraham.
|Foods and their preparation for eating (Article)|
The ordinary food of the average Hebrew of Bible times was bread, olives, oil, buttermilk cheese, fruits and vegetables and meat on rare occasions.
|Customs at mealtime (Article)|
Eastern habits, connected with the eating of a meal, are such a decided contrast to Western habits.
|Domestic animals (Article)|
A variety of domestic animals were raised by the Hebrews for food, work and other materials.
|Water supply (Article)|
One of the most important resources to a desert dwelling people.
|Raids and blood avenging (Article)|
The Hebrew people, who dwelled in the remote desert regions, were attacked by enemies and raiders.