Undo revision 412550 by [[Special:Contributions/Stone2013]] ([[User talk:Stone2013]]) -- source needed; I am not aware of this in Jewish thought
'''Deuteronomy''' is the fifth book of the [[Bible]] and is part of the [[Old Testament]]. If is also the fifth and final book in the [[Torah]], the theological mainstay of much of modern [[Judaism]]. It reiterates much of the narrative and rules discussed in [[Exodus]], [[Leviticus]], and [[Numbers]] as well as chronicling [[Moses|Moses's]] death. [[Joshua]] is the next book in the Bible and picks up chronologically where Deuteronomy leaves off.
Deuteronomy was written by Moses, except for the very end, which chronicles Moses's death and the events immediately thereafter. The authorship of this portion of the book is unknown
, but it is speculated that God himself wrote the final portion, as only he was present when Moses died.
[[Category:Biblical Books| 5]]
[[Category:Old Testament Books| 5]]