"by lot"

Dave Washburn dwashbur at nyx.net
Sun Dec 9 10:53:19 EST 2001


Um, I don't think that was the "lot" he had in mind...I thought he 
was asking about the practice of "casting lots" and I don't think 
Abraham's nephew was around when Saul was chosen as king ;-)

> Dear Gordon,
> Lot was the mischievous nephew of holy Abraham.  That is why all he got were
> Sodom and Gomorrah.  Tribes that God did not like very much were settled by
> these two cities so they could work in the salt mines.
> Hope this helps.
> Charles David Isbell
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Gordon Goltz" <pastorpete at email.com>
> To: "Biblical Hebrew" <b-hebrew at franklin.oit.unc.edu>
> Sent: Sunday, December 09, 2001 12:09 AM
> Subject: "by lot"
> 
> 
> > Hi all!
> >    In Joshua some of the tribes were allotted their territories "by lot".
> In 1 Samuel, Saul was selected as king "by lot". Can anyone tell me where I
> can find any information about how this process worked?
> >
> > Gordon Goltz
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