Spiritual Rants: “Jesus” September 27 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 51:1-53:12 Ephesians 5:1-33 Psalm 69:19-36 Proverbs 24:7

Old Testament:  Isaiah 51:1-53:12 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 51:1-53:12   Jesus Chap. 51   Yahweh will subdue all of Israel’s enemies.  McGee says, “The enemies of Israel will not escape the judgment of God. Every nation that has majored in anti-Semitism has fallen: Egypt, Persia, Rome, Spain, Belgium, and Germany. This chapter should alert the believers […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Peaces Of The Puzzle” September 26 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 48:12-50:11 Ephesians 4:17-32 Psalm 69:1-18 Proverbs 24:5-6

Old Testament:  Isaiah 48:12-50:11 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 48:12-50:11    Peaces Of The Puzzle Chap. 48:12-22   Verse 16 is a reference to Christ.  Verse 22 says there is no peace for the wicked.  And there isn’t.  The wicked, by the way, are all unbelievers. Chap. 49  Verses 1-7 are about the Messiah.  Verse […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Body Builders” September 25 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 45:11-48:11 Ephesians 4:1-16 Psalm 68:19-35 Proverbs 24:3-4

Old Testament:  Isaiah 45:11-48:11 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 45:11-48:11   Israel Lives! Chap. 45:11-25   Verse 17 says that God is not finished with Israel.  The church is not Israel.  The church never sacrificed cows or birds.  But Israel will continue into eternity according to this verse, “Israel has been saved by the LORD […]

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Spiritual Rants: “A Man With A Plan” September 24 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 43:14-45:10 Ephesians 3:1-21 Psalm 68:1-18 Proverbs 24:1-2

Old Testament:  Isaiah 43:14-45:10 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 43:14-45:10   Cyrus-ly Chap. 43:14-28   Babylon will be brought down but that is not cause for Israel to gloat (cf. Prov. 24:7).  Jesus is the King of Israel (v. 14-15).  In the Millennium, Israel is to forget the “former things” (v. 18), that is, all […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Not By Works” September 23 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Isaiah 41:17-43:13 Ephesians 2:1-22 Psalm 67:1-7 Proverbs 23:29-35

Old Testament:  Isaiah 41:17-43:13 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Isaiah 41:17-43:13    No Other Savior We move on through the “Book of Comfort.” Chap. 41: 17 -29   In vv. 21-29, Yahweh invites the idolatrous nations to court to prove their strength. Chap. 42: Notice in v. 3 that the Lord does not damage anything as fragile as […]

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