Deuteronomy 32:1-32:52

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In this Torah portion, Moses recites a song to the Children of Israel that serves as testimony of their covenant with God. God tells Moses to head up Mount Nebo to find his final resting place.

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mount nebo
The view from Mount Nebo

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Words as Witness
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Entering the Void
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Remember the Days of Old
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The Times Are A Changing
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Remember Your Rock, Your Creator
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Images of God
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