Posts from September 2018

Presence of Lord God

Hold thy peace at the presence of the Lord God. -Zephaniah 1:7  Summary of Zephaniah chapter 1: 1.    This book in some Hebrew copies is called "Sepher Zephaniah", the Book of Zephaniah. Its title, in the Vulgate Latin version, is, the Prophecy of Zephaniah; and, in the Syriac version, the Prophecy of the Prophet Zephaniah;…

Death Is Better Than Life

A good name is better than precious ointment. -Ecclesiastes 7:1  Summary of Ecclesiastes chapter 7: Solomon had given many proofs and instances of the vanity of this world and the things of it; now, in this chapter, He recommends to us some good means proper to be used for the redress of these grievances and…

Leading Angel

Behold, mine Angel shall go before thee. -Exodus 32:34  Summary of  Exodus  chapter 32: 1.    Finding that Moses delayed his return, the Israelites asks Aaron to make golden god. Aaron consents, and asks for their ornaments. They were delivered, and Aaron makes a molten calf, Exodus 32:1-4. 2.    Aaron builds an altar before…