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Sheep and donkeys in the Bible A herd of sheep with a shepherd is a powerful image. Sheep always move around in large groups and they need guidance and protection. With this picture you could also describe a community of believers. But this image of sheep does not fit when work needs to be done. Have you ever seen a sheep carrying a heavy load for its boss? In Biblical times you needed other animals for that. Man's great helper in the Bible is the donkey. • The parable of the Good Samaritan • Balaam and his talking donkey • The blessing of Judah: Binding his donkey’s colt to the choice vine • Why did Jesus enter Jerusalem riding on a donkey? • What can we learn from the commandment You shall not plow with an ox and a donkey? • Is a donkey’s jawbone strong enough for Samson? • The law for overloaded donkeys • The strong donkey Issachar • Donkeys protect sheep against wolves Endorsement by professor dr. Julia Blum, Israel Bible Institute: So many books have been written about the Bible and about Jesus, that when somebody surprises us with some new look at the Scriptures, it truly feels like a miracle. The book that you are holding in your hands is indeed such a miracle […] I just haven’t been able to put this book down – and I am sure you will not be able to either!