About the Book of Deuteronomy
The writer of this book is a man called Moses. God chose him to lead the Israelites out of Egypt. Moses knew God and he loved God's
The Israelites have now arrived near the Jordan River. They will go across the river into Canaan, the land that God promised to give to them. But Moses will not go with them. God has told him that he will die before the Israelites go across the river. So Moses wants them to remember that they belong to God as his people, and God loves them. He tells them again about all the
Deuteronomy 1-4: The journey through the desert.
Deuteronomy 5-26: Moses repeats the Law of God.
Deuteronomy 27-30: Rules for life in Canaan.
Deuteronomy 31-34: Moses says ‘goodbye’.