Sealing documents in earthenware vessels


Sealing documents in earthenware vessels (32:14) was a common way to preserve them for future generations. The Dead Sea Scrolls, one of the most important biblical archaeological discoveries, were found in vessels similar to the one Jeremiah used.

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  1. Tim Shey

    If you re-translate the phrase “sealing documents in earthenware vessels” into a New Testament sense, it would be “the body is the temple of the Holy Ghost” –His laws are written in our hearts.

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