Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Bible is a Jewish Book

Read 272.) Psalm 78. I have had on-line arguments with Arabic and Muslim people before. They were critical of me and my views, as I derive my beliefs and my values from the Holy Bible. Their complaint to me was … Continue reading

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What True Religion Looks Like

Read 271.) Zechariah chapters 7 and 8, and Ezra chapter 6, verses 14 thru 22. It is 518 BC. The prophet Zechariah receives a request concerning certain religious practices exercised by the inhabitants of Bethel in Israel. In this case, … Continue reading

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The 8 Visions of Zechariah the Prophet

Read 270.) Zechariah 1:7 thru chapter 6. This entire passage relates to us some 8 different visions that Zechariah received. The first of these visions came some 3 months after the opening 6 verses of chapter 1. The year is … Continue reading

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Blessing Comes Out of Turning to God

Read 269.) all of the prophet Haggai, and the prophet Zechariah, chapter 1, verses 1 thru 6. The time clues point right to 520 BC. Chapter 1 tells of a 3 week period in which the Lord stirred up the … Continue reading

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NO New Temple!

Read 268.) Ezra chapter 4, beginning with verse 6, thru chapter 6, verse 13. The time clue tells us that it likely 529 BC, the time when Cyrus died. Enemies of those Jews who had returned to their Promised Land … Continue reading

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Daniel’s Last Vision of the End

  Read 267.) Daniel chapters 10 thru 12. The time clue gives us to understand that this is likely 536 BC, and Daniel is perhaps approaching 90. From chapter 10, Daniel had a vision concerning a great war and his … Continue reading

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The 6th Prophecy Concerning Israel

Read 266.) II Chronicles chapter 36, verses 22 and 23, and Ezra chapter 1 thru chapter 4, and verse 5. With the beginning of our reading, we mark the end of the 70 year period of exile revealed by God … Continue reading

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