Category: Old Testament
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2 Kings 10.6-10 – God’s punishment of corporate guilt
Posted: 30 September 2014 in 2 Kings

Then he [Jehu] wrote a letter the second time to them, saying, If ye be mine, and if ye will hearken unto my voice, take ye the heads of the men your master’s sons, and come to me to Jezreel by to morrow this time. Now the king’s sons, being seventy persons, were with the […]

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Genesis 31.4-9 – God’s unseen hand at work
Posted: 29 September 2014 in Genesis

And Jacob sent and called Rachel and Leah to the field unto his flock, And said unto them, I see your father’s countenance, that it is not toward me as before; but the God of my father hath been with me. And ye know that with all my power I have served your father. And […]

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Psalm 125 – God’s protection of his elect
Posted: 28 September 2014 in Psalms

They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, which cannot be removed, but abideth for ever. As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the Lord is round about his people from henceforth even for ever. For the rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest […]

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Ezekiel 21.1-5 – The motive for true worship
Posted: 26 September 2014 in Ezekiel

And the word of the Lord came unto me, saying, Son of man, set thy face toward Jerusalem, and drop thy word toward the holy places, and prophesy against the land of Israel, And say to the land of Israel, Thus saith the Lord; Behold, I am against thee, and will draw forth my sword […]

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Ecclesiastes 2.13-19 – Wisdom – worldly and heavenly
Posted: 25 September 2014 in Ecclesiastes

Then I saw that wisdom excelleth folly, as far as light excelleth darkness. The wise man’s eyes are in his head; but the fool walketh in darkness: and I myself perceived also that one event happeneth to them all. Then said I in my heart, As it happeneth to the fool, so it happeneth even […]

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