Spiritual Rants: “Elegy For A Dead People” October 29 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Lamentations 1:1-2:22 Philemon 1:1-25 Psalm 101:1-8 Proverbs 26:20

Old Testament: Lamentations 1:1-2:22 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Intro:   Lamentations was written by Jeremiah, a prophet who tried to show Israel her need. The nation was punished because to God they wouldn’t heed. Because of disobedience God wouldn’t let them stay. The Gentiles mocked them all as they were taken away.   Lamentations 1:1-2:22   Elegy For A […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Scroll Down” October 28 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Jeremiah 51:54-52:34 Titus 3:1-15 Psalm 100:1-5 Proverbs 26:18-19

Old Testament: Jeremiah 51:54-53:34 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Jeremiah 51:54-53:34  Scroll Down Chap. 51:54-64  Why is there so much interest in Babylon that Jeremiah writes so much of her destruction?  Babylon was the most powerful nation on earth at the time.  But she shall be brought to “perpetual desolation” (v. 62).  As you might have noticed, […]

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Spiritual Rants: “Iraq ‘Em Up” October 27 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Jeremiah 51:1-53 Titus 2:1-15 Psalm 99:1-9 Proverbs 26:17

Old Testament: Jeremiah 51:1-53 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Jeremiah 51:1-53  Iraq ‘Em Up Chap. 51:1-53  Jeremiah continues describing the utter destruction of Babylon.  Babylon used to be the premiere power in the world.  Many believe that the Garden of Eden was in Babylon, the land we know as Iraq today. God used Babylon to punish Israel but they […]

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Spiritual Rants: “A Con And Crete” October 26 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Jeremiah 49:23-50:46 Titus 1:1-16 Psalm 97:1-98:9 Proverbs 26:13-16

Old Testament: Jeremiah 49:23-50:46 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Jeremiah 49:23-50:46  Straight Talk For Babel Chap. 44:23-39  Jeremiah pronounces judgment on Damascus aka Syria, just north of Israel, and on Kedar, Hazor, and Elam.  Kedar and Hazor referred to a couple of Arab tribes.  Elam was in present-day Iran.  From chapters 46-49, God pronounced judgment on nine […]

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Spiritual Rants: “An Itching In The Ears” October 25 Daily Bible Readings in a year: Jeremiah 48:1-49:22 2 Timothy 4:1-22 Psalm 95:1-96:13 Proverbs 26:9-12

Old Testament: Jeremiah 48:1-49:22 Read this passage on BibleGateway.com Jeremiah 48:1-49:22   Edomed Up Chap. 48  Moab is doomed.  Moab is in westernmost Jordan in modern times.  Other oracles against Moab can be found in Isa. 15-16; Jer. 9:26; 25:21; 27:3; Ezek. 25:8-11; Zeph. 2:8-11. Chap. 49  Ammon and Edom are doomed.  Ammon is just north of Moab and also […]

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