Podcast: Praying a vow (Jacob's Vow, Gen 28.22-24)

by Markus McDowell | Praying Through the Bible

In modern world (at least in the Western world) we do not offer many prayer vows. Many may not even know what a “prayer-vow” sounds like. Yet, there are many prayer vows in the Bible—two in Genesis. Dr. McDowell examines the practice of prayer-vows—both proper ones and improper ones—through a brief study of Jacob’s vow to God.

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References
Homer, Iliad 6.86–101, 305–10; 10.284–94.
Livy 10.19.17.
Nazarite Vows: Numbers 6; Acts 21.23-26.
Hannah and Jephtah’s vows: 1 Sam 1 .11–13, 15, 17; Judges 11.30-31

Resources
Praying Through the Bible (Vol 1): Genesis-Joshua (Paperback | Kindle | iBook)
Praying Through the Bible (Vol 2): Judges-2 Samuel (Paperback | Kindle | iBook)
Praying Through the Bible (Vol 3): 1 Kings–2 Chronicles (Paperback | Kindle )

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Vol 1: Genesis–Joshua
40 prayer studies and a devotional application.

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Vol 2: Judges–2 Samuel
47 prayer studies and a devotional application.

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Vol 3: 1 Kings–2 Chronicles
60 prayer studies and devotional application.

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The Prayers of Genesis
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The Prayers of Exodus
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The Prayers of Leviticus & Numbers
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The Prayers of Deuteronomy
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The Prayers of Joshua
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The Prayers of 1 Samuel
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The Prayers of 2 Samuel
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The Prayers of Judges
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The Prayers of Ruth
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The Prayers of 1 Kings
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The Prayers of 2 Kings
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The Prayers of 1 Chronicles
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The Prayers of 2 Chronicles
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The Prayers of Ezra
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