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American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Inheritance

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The laws of inheritance among the Hebrews were very simple. Land might be mortgaged, but could not be alienated, Numbers 36:6-9 . See Numbers 27:8-11 . The Law of Moses rendered wills unnecessary; they were introduced, however, at a later period, Galatians 3:15 Hebrews 9:17 . Property was sometimes distributed among children during the lifetime of the father: thus, in the parable of the prodigal son, the father divided his property between the two sons, Luke 15:12 .


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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Inheritance'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ats/i/inheritance.html. 1859.

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