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Category: 104: Minor Prophets

Malachi 3 – 4

Malachi 3 Malachi 3:1 Behold, I send My messenger [John Baptist (Elijah),  and the end time Elijah], and he shall clear the way before Me;  and the Lord [Messiah, the Christ], whom ye seek, will suddenly come to His temple [Christ will come unexpectedly by most, to the spiritual temple, the people in whom God’s […]

Malachi 2

Malachi 2  Malachi 2:1 And now, this commandment is for you, O ye priests.  This is especially for the leaders, elders and ministry of today’s Spiritual Ekklesia, yet every one of us is called to train to become priests of the priesthood of Melchizedek. Therefore this message is to all of the New Covenant Called […]

Malachi 1

Introduction The Book of Malachi is the last Book of the Mosaic Scriptures, and the last Book of the Prophets called during the Mosaic Covenant. Malachi was sent to prophesy about the times just before the first coming of Christ; and much in this is an applicable lesson about the situation just before Christ’s second […]

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 […]

Zechariah 1 – 2

Zechariah is a dual prophecy about the building of the nation, the temple and Jerusalem, and the restoration of true religion in the days of Ezra / Nehemiah [details to be found in those books]; as an allegory about the restoration of true religion and a united Israel, and the building of Jerusalem and the […]

Obadiah

INTRODUCTION: The coming regional war in the Middle East will reset regional realities bringing a genuine dialogue for peace and finally a real peace deal. When peace is declared (1 Thess 5:3) the extremist Jewish Settler Movement will work to sabotage that deal, possibly including staging an attack on the Roman Pope when he visits […]

Haggai

Introduction The book of Haggai is addressed directly to Zerubbabel the governor of Judea and to Joshua the high priest, during the period of building the temple; before Ezra came to restore the true religion.  Haggai being God’s messenger to the governor and the high priest regarding the building of the temple. This book is […]

Micah 6 – 7

Micah 6  The Eternal’s controversy with the nations of today Micah  6:1 Hear ye now what the LORD saith; Arise, contend thou before the mountains [governments, nations], and let the hills [small nations and provinces] hear thy voice. 6:2 Hear ye, O mountains, the LORD’s controversy, and ye strong foundations of the earth: for the LORD […]

Micah 3 – 5

Micah 3 Micah cries out against the leaders and elders of the people of God Micah 3:1 And I said, Hear, I pray you, O heads [leaders] of Jacob [physical and spiritual Israel], and ye princes of the house of Israel; Is it [should you not know] not for you to know judgment? Most of […]

Micah 1 – 2

Micah Introduction: The Book of Micah is the sixth of the twelve minor prophets. It records the sayings of Micah, Mikayahu, meaning “Who is like Yahweh?”, an 8th century B.C. prophet from the village of Moresheth [near Bethlehem] in Judah The book has three major divisions, chapters 1-2, 3-5 and 6-7, each introduced by the […]

Zephaniah

Zephaniah This prophecy is about God’s judgment against the wickedness of physical and spiritual Judah and Israel; the day of the Lord.  Zephaniah is about God’s judgment on  the wickedness of Jerusalem which as the capital would include all of physical and spiritual Israel and their leaders. Zephaniah is also about God’s judgment on the […]

Jonah

Jonah The Book of Jonah is far more than a history of a reluctant prophet and the citizens of Nineveh. It is an allegorical prophecy about the burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ and points to God’s mercy. This Book, like the Book of Ruth; is especially appropriate for the Passover and Feast of Unleavened […]

Habakkuk

Introduction The ancient Chaldean’s lived at Babylon and although the Babylonian Empire was named after the capitol city of Babylon, the actual people who built that empire were the Chaldean’s.  Remember Nebuchadnezzar of Daniel and the Hanging Gardens of Babylon which he built. The Chaldean’s were a very talented and artistic people associated with the […]

Nahum

Introduction:   Nineveh was the capital of the Assyrian Empire and this prophecy is against Nineveh and Assyria [modern Germany, Austria and Hungary] and the latter day Babylon, the coming New Europe and its leader, called a beast in scripture.  As the head controls the whole body so the capital city controls and therefore represents the […]

Amos 8 – 9

Amos 8 Amos 8:1 Thus hath the Lord GOD shewed unto me: and behold a basket of summer fruit. Today’s Spiritual Ekklesia is like the ripened fruit, ready to fall or be picked. 8:2 And he said, Amos, what seest thou? And I said, A basket of summer fruit. Then said the LORD unto me, […]

Amos 6 – 7

Amos 6 Woe to those who are at ease, full of pride and trusting in there own ways;  and are not living by every Word of God. Amos 6:1 Woe to them that are at ease in Zion, and trust in the mountain of Samaria, which are named chief of the nations, to whom the […]

Amos 4 – 5

Amos 4 The leaders of the nations of Israel and Judah and the leaders and elders of today’s Ekklesia who seek to destroy any zeal to live by every Word of God are likened to the strong bulls of the herd who dominate and seek their own advantage. Amos 4:1 Hear this word, ye kine […]

Amos 1 – 3

Amos There is a major regional war coming to the Middle East which will destroy Islamic extremism and pave the way for a peace deal. When peace and safety is declared, the Jewish Extremists will sabotage it, bringing a response from the King of the North [the rising New Europe]. Psalm 83:4 They have said, Come, and let […]

Joel 1-3

Joel 1 Joel is about the now rapidly approaching great tribulation and the glorious coming of Messiah.  Joel 1:1 The word of the LORD that came to Joel the son of Pethuel. 1:2 Hear this, ye old men, and give ear, all ye inhabitants of the land. Hath this been in your days, or even […]

Hosea 10 – 14

Hosea 10 Physical Israel is an example and instruction for the Spiritual Israel of the New Covenant called out. Hosea 10:1 Israel is an empty vine, he bringeth forth fruit unto himself: according to the multitude of his fruit he hath increased the altars; according to the goodness of his land they have made goodly images. […]

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