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Job 38 – 42

Job 38 After Elihu teaches wisdom to the four men, the Eternal speaks to them directly Job 38:1 Then the LORD answered Job out of the whirlwind [storm cloud], and said, 38:2 Who is this that darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge? 38:3 Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I will demand […]

Job 35 – 37

Job 35:1 Elihu spake moreover, and said, 35:2 Thinkest thou this to be right, that thou saidst, My righteousness is more than God’s? 35:3 For thou saidst, What advantage will it be unto thee? and, What profit shall I have, if I [repent and be cleansed] be cleansed from my sin? 35:4 I will answer […]

Job 32 – 34

Job 32 Elihu Speaks Job 32:1 So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes. 32:2 Then was kindled the wrath of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, of the kindred of Ram: against Job was his wrath kindled, because he justified himself rather than God. 32:3 […]

Job 30 – 31

Job 30 Job’s Test of Suffering Job 30:1 But now they that are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I would have disdained to have set with the dogs of my flock. Job complains, I was old and respected for wisdom and now because of my trial even the foolish young men […]

Job 26 – 29

Job 26 Job Responds Job agrees that God is mighty and asks: Can you help a man against God? Can any man resist God? Job speaks of the might and wisdom of God; insisting that he would not sin against God. Job 26:1 But Job answered and said, 26:2 How hast thou helped him that […]

Job 22 – 25

Eliphaz: Third Discourse Eliphaz lists the deeds and the end of the wicked, and then accuses Job of sin. Job responds by saying that he well knows the deeds and the end of the wicked, and has therefore kept himself from sin. Eliphaz asks: What is a man that God is mindful of him? He […]

Job 19 – 21

Job 19 Job Answers Bildad’s Second Discourse Job 19:1 Then Job answered and said, 19:2 How long will ye vex my soul, and break me in pieces with words? 19:3 These ten times have ye reproached me: ye are not ashamed that ye make yourselves strange to me. Job declares that IF he has sinned […]

Job 16 – 18

Job 16 The Second Discourse Job Answers Eliphaz Job complains that his friends are no comfort and that they accuse him wrongfully. Job 16:1 Then Job answered and said, 16:2 I have heard many such things: miserable comforters are ye all. Job admits that he would accuse his friends in the same manner if their […]

Job 12 – 15

Job 12 Job Answers Job 12:1 And Job answered and said, 12:2 No doubt but ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you. Job complains that the just [godly] are laughed at when they have trials. 12:3 But I have understanding as well as you; I am not inferior to you: yea, who […]

Job 8 – 11

Job 8  Bildad Speaks and Job Answers Him Job is humble before God, for God himself declared Job to be perfect in Job 1. The book of Job is about the age old question of why God allows the righteous to suffer in this life. Job is accompanied by Ecclesiastes in the inquiry into this  questions of […]

Job 4 – 7

Job 4 Eliphaz the Temanite tries to answer Job. Job 4:1 Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered and said, 4:2 If we assay to commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? [Will you listen to us?] but who can withhold himself from speaking? Eliphaz said that he [Job] has taught and helped many and now that […]

Job 1 – 3

Introduction The theme of the book of Job is the majesty and wisdom of God, and the folly of human pride and self-justification against God. The Book of Job is close to Ecclesiastes in its format of reasoning about the higher questions of life. Why does a loving God allow suffering? Why does God allow […]

1 Chronicles 18 – 21

1 Chronicles 18 David’s great wealth In the millennium the resurrected David will rule over a united Israel and Gaza, Jordan, Turkey, Syria and Lebanon, as well as all areas that the nations of Israel have been given around the world. 1 Chronicles 18:1 Now after this it came to pass, that David smote the […]

1 Chronicles 7 – 9

1 Chronicles 7 The first nine chapters of First Chronicles are the generations of mankind including Israel and Judah up to the captivity of Israel and is largely genealogies with some minor comments by me.  Issachar 1 Chronicles 7:1 Now the sons of Issachar were, Tola, and Puah, Jashub, and Shimrom, four. 7:2 And the […]

1 Chronicles 1 – 4

A repeat of the table of nations in Genesis 10-11   1 Chronicles 1 1 Chronicles 1 Adam, Sheth, Enosh, 1:2 Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered, 1:3 Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech, 1:4 Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. The sons of Japheth 1:5 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and avan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. […]

1 Kings 9 – 10

1 Kings 9 After the dedication of the temple and Solomon’s prayer, God appeared to him in a dream. 1 Kings 9:1 And it came to pass, when Solomon had finished the building of the house of the LORD, and the king’s house, and all Solomon’s desire which he was pleased to do, 9:2 That […]

1 Kings 3 – 4

1 Kings 3 This chapter begins with a statement about Solomon’s building projects and in v 2 immediately jumps to the religious state of affairs at that time. 1 Kings 3:1 And Solomon made affinity with Pharaoh king of Egypt, and took Pharaoh’s daughter, and brought her into the city of David, until he had […]

Second Samuel 19 – 20

2 Samuel 19 David by his sympathy for the sinner, turned the rejoicing of victory over the sin of rebellion against the king into mourning. Remember the our King is Jesus Christ, and that we are to support him in his dispensing of JUSTICE and his victory over the wicked; instead of becoming emotionally attached […]

Judges 17 – 18

Judges 17 How part of Dan migrated north to get a new city and new gods Micah of Ephraim stole eleven hundred shekels of silver from his mother; and later repented restoring it. Judges 17:1 And there was a man of mount Ephraim, whose name was Micah. 17:2 And he said unto his mother, The […]

Judges 9 – 10

Judges 9 Gideon’s concubine’s son in Shechem, Abimelech; rebels against his father seeking a kingdom for himself. Judges 9:1 And Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal [Gideon] went to Shechem unto his mother’s brethren, and communed with them, and with all the family of the house of his mother’s father, saying, 9:2 Speak, I pray you, […]

Judges 5 – 6

Judges 5 The victory song of Deborah and Barak, praising God for the victory Judges 5:1 Then sang Deborah and Barak the son of Abinoam on that day, saying, 5:2 Praise ye the LORD for the avenging of Israel, when the people willingly offered themselves. 5:3 Hear, O ye kings; give ear, O ye princes; […]

Judges 3 – 4

Judges 3 Today we live in a different dispensation then the period of the Mosaic Covenant. Physical Mosaic Covenant Israel was a national entity with a national religion, while other nations also had their national gods. Jesus Christ as the God of Israel, was using Israel to demonstrate his might to all peoples, and the […]

Joshua 20 – 21

Joshua 20 Cities of Refuge Joshua 20:1 The LORD also spake unto Joshua, saying, 20:2 Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint out for you cities of refuge, whereof I spake unto you by the hand of Moses: 20:3 That the slayer that killeth any person unawares and unwittingly may flee thither: and they […]

Joshua 11 – 12

Joshua 11 After Israel’s conquest of the south of the land, the northern Canaanites came together to fight against Israel and the campaign to control the land turned to the north. Joshua 11:1 And it came to pass, when Jabin king of Hazor had heard those things, that he sent to Jobab king of Madon, […]

Joshua 9 – 10

Joshua 9 There are many good lessons that we can learn from the adventures of Joshua and Israel in entering the physical promised land. When the rulers of many Canaanite cities in the land heard of the destruction of Jericho and Ai, they confederated together to come out to war against the common enemy, while the inhabitants […]

Numbers 22 – 23

Numbers 22 Israel then turned back south to Moab and instead of welcoming their liberators from the Amorites Moab was sore afraid of Israel 22:1 And the children of Israel set forward, and pitched in the plains of Moab on this side Jordan by Jericho. Balak was ruler of Moab and was greatly afraid because […]

Numbers 18 – 19

Numbers 18   [sdm_download id=”21214″ fancy=”1″ color=”purple”]   The Mosaic priesthood of Aaron interceded between Israel and God and covered the people’s repented sins against the Mosaic Covenant by sacrificing for them.  This is an instructional allegory that spiritually, Jesus Christ would bear the sins of sincerely repentant humanity against the spiritual New Covenant; offering […]