Balaam on the Nashville Statement

Balaam in the Old Testament is not admirable for many reasons. A pagan who practiced divination, he is most notably known for enticing the Israelites to sin (Numbers 31:16). John’s commentary on him in Revelation 2:14 states that Balaam “taught Balak to put a stumbling block before the sons of Israel, so that they might eat food sacrificed to idols and practice sexual immorality.” However, … Continue reading Balaam on the Nashville Statement