Luke 5 – 6

Luke 5 Thronged by the multitudes, Jesus went out to a boat to teach from a few meters offshore. Luke 5:1 And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret [Sea of Galilee], 5:2 And saw two ships standing by the lake: […]

Luke 3 – 4

Luke 3 Pontius Pilate was the fifth Prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, from AD 26–36. Tiberius was emperor from 12 A.D. to 37 A.D., his fifteenth year being 27 A.D. Therefore John Baptist began his ministry in the spring of 27 A.D. Luke  3:1 Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of […]

Luke 2

Luke 2 The birth of Jesus the Christ [Hebrew: Yeshua; meaning Salvation] Luke 2:1 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed. 2:2 (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) 2:3 And all went to […]

Luke 1

Introduction Luke 1 focuses on the advent and mission of John Baptist as the Elijah preparing the way for the coming of the physical Messiah, by calling all to sincere repentance.  John Baptist had the attitude, zeal, dedication and courage of Elijah, and prepared the way for the coming of Christ in the flesh, to teach […]

Mark 15 – 16

Mark 15 After Jesus had claimed to be the Messiah, the priests bound him and took him to the governor Mark 15:1 And straightway in the morning the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council [the Sanhedrin; the Seventy], and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered […]

Mark 13 – 14

Mark 13 Mark 13 is the counterpart to Matthew 24. Jesus prophesies that the temple would be destroyed, and the physical temple was destroyed by the Roman Prince Titus about 70 A.D. Mark 13:1 And as he went out of the temple [to go the Mount of Olives Matthew 24], one of his disciples saith unto him, Master, see what […]

Mark 11 – 12

Mark 11 The entry of Christ into Jerusalem before the Passover This was a fore-type of an even greater entry of Christ into Jerusalem when Christ comes WITH his saints to deliver all Israel and all humanity from the madness of rebellion against the only way to peace and life. In Israel it was customary […]

Mark 9 – 10

Mark 9 The light of God’s Spirit, and the salt of zeal for God and his Word See also  107: God The Light of Truth Let us cast off our lukewarmness for the practical application of the Word of God, and let us be salted with zeal for God and his will; filling ourselves with the […]

March 3, 2019; World Report

Key Trends Shaping Our World The Middle East- Today’s polls show Israeli PM Netanyahu slowly but steadily losing ground and Bibi is in a desperate situation trying to contest an election while facing a corruption indictment.  Hamas is slowly ratcheting up the pressure towards the one year anniversary of the present weekly demonstrations on March […]

Mark 7 – 8

Mark 7 The traditions of men versus the commandments of God Mark 7:1 Then came together unto him the Pharisees, and certain of the scribes, which came from Jerusalem. 7:2 And when they saw some of his disciples eat bread with defiled, that is to say, with unwashen, hands, they found fault. 7:3 For the […]

Mark 5 – 6

Mark 5 Mark 5:1 And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes. Now after the lack of faith shown during the storm on the sea, Jesus was provided an opportunity to demonstrate that he had power over whole legions of demons. This would have helped to […]

Mark 3 – 4

Mark 3 It is not a certainty that this was in Capernaum, since in Capernaum they were used to him healing on the Sabbath. Rather this appears to be somewhat later in Jerusalem, and that Jesus was there with the doctors of the law who had formerly been his teachers. A good part of the animosity […]

Mark 1 – 2

Mark 1 The Gospel of Mark narrates the Ministry of Jesus from his baptism by John the Baptist to his death and resurrection. It focuses particularly on the last week of his life (chapters 11–16) in Jerusalem. The gospel of Jesus Christ is the Gospel that Christ taught; therefore in its broadest meaning the full […]

106 Nehemiah 9 – 13

Nehemiah 9 The second day after the Feast of the Eighth Day there was a great repentance and mourning over sin, because of the words of the law [Deuteronomy] that were read to the people during the Feast. Nehemiah 9:1 Now in the twenty and fourth day of this month the children of Israel were […]

News Prophecy Blog; February 2019

28 Feb  07:15 PST Breaking (see Israel Election below)-  The Supreme Court ruled against the Likud petition and cleared the way for the Attorney General Avihai Mendelblit to release his rulings in three cases against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.  The evidence of corruption is described as overwhelming and Mendelblit will most likely recommend indictments.  When […]

105 Nehemiah 1 – 8

Nehemiah 1 Ezra had gone to restore the religion and build the city at the command of Artaxerxes [Ahasuerus] Longimanus in c457 B.C.  Ezra had logically placed his first priority on restoring the true worship of YHVH, and building the city had been largely neglected until Nehemiah arrived in 444 B.C. and even then there […]

104 Ezra 7 – 10

Ezra 7 The activities of Ezra the priest begin with his pedigree, to confirm his claim to be a member of the priesthood.  Ezra did not go to Jerusalem at the decree of Cyrus. Ezra went up to Jerusalem (457 B.C.) in the reign of Artaxerxes [the term Artaxerxes was simply a general regal name for […]

103 Ezra 1 – 6

Ezra Introduction The Book of Ezra was originally combined with the Book of Nehemiah in a single book of Ezra / Nehemiah.  The two books became separated in the early centuries of the Christian era. In the restoration from the Babylonian captivity, three successive leaderships carried out three different missions; The First Part: of the book of […]

Zechariah 13 – 14

Zechariah 13 A fountain of pure water will spring forth from the Temple Mount, which is representative of the water of life, the Holy Spirit being given freely to the people in the New Covenant of Jeremiah 31:31, Ezekiel 36:26-28  and Joel 2:28! Zechariah 13:1 In that day there shall be a fountain opened to […]

Zechariah 11 – 12

Zechariah 11 When Christ comes a united Israel under the resurrected king David will rule Gaza, Lebanon and Syria, and Jordan and Turkey shall serve Israel  The trees falling are emblematic of the nations falling.  Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Gaza and Bashan [Golan] will fall first to the Asian armies and then after Christ comes with the resurrected […]

Zechariah 9-10

Zechariah 9 That day will surely come when Christ will come WITH the resurrected godly faithful and Israel/Judah will repent and wholeheartedly turn to God; and the knowledge of God will fill Jerusalem and spread out from there to fill the whole earth! Then Damascus will have peace and shall be subject to God and […]

Zechariah 7-8

Zechariah 7 God reveals the way to the Mosaic Covenant promise of physical prosperity; a type of spiritual prosperity for those Called Out to the spiritual New Covenant: Keep the commandments and be zealous to build the house [especially the spiritual temple] of God and to live by every Word of God! Zechariah 7:1 And it came to pass in the fourth year […]

Zechariah 5 – 6

Zechariah 5 A series of visions about Babylon the Great and the latter days Zechariah 5:1 Then I turned, and lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and behold a flying roll [scroll]. 5:2 And he said unto me, What seest thou? And I answered, I see a flying roll; the length thereof is twenty cubits […]

Zechariah 3 – 4

Zechariah 3 The physical high priest Joshua was a type of the spiritual High Priest Jesus Christ who delivers all sincerely repentant sinners by applying his atoning sacrifice;  cleansing them from all sincerely repented sin . ALL converted people MUST live by every Word of God with true diligent zealous enthusiasm like Jesus Christ did! This call to salvation […]