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Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.) for August 19,2016

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.) This week we start with Chapter 2 that continues the change from how Nineveh will be destroyed to Judah’s salvation. We know by now this has great implication for and application to the future of Jerusalem and all true believers (Spiritual Israel). “Behold on the… Read more »

Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.) This week we continue with Chapter 1 at verse 7: “HaShem is beneficent, a stronghold on the day f distress, and mindful of those to take refuge in Him.” At the same time He exacts punishment from His enemies, G-d is merciful to those who… Read more »

Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.) This week we will examine Chapter 1:1-6. We begin: 1“A prophecy regarding Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum the Elkoshite:2 HaShem is a jealous and vengeful G-d; HaShem is vengeful and full of wrath; HaShem is vengeful to His adversaries and reserves hostility… Read more »

Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.)

Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Cont.) Before we get into specifics regarding the book of Nahum, let’s look at some specifics Nahum addresses concerning Nineveh and the anti-messiah. This information will augment that which we will cover chronologically. Although we do not know exactly where Nahum’s hometown was, some commentators believe he lived in Capernaum,… Read more »

Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Introduction)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets: Nahum (Introduction) We are going to examine the prophets of the seventh century, who came in a group as did those of the eighth century. The eighth-century prophets ministered between 760 and shortly after 700 B.C.E., where they prophesied in Israel or Judah. The territory of the… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #36: Joel (Conclusion)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets #36: Joel (Conclusion) Last week we learned that the Valley of Decision/Jehoshaphat/Judgment, is the same as Har Meggido where HaShem will judge the nations after the Millennial Reign. Now Joel, describes the winepress; a terribly awesome event. The conclusion of the book describes the final triumph of… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #35: Joel (Cont.)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets #35: Joel (Cont.)   Before we move to Chapter 4, the last chapter in the book of Joel, I want to cover a couple of points about the early and latter rains in Chapter 2:21. The wintertime of world history began with Yahshua’s first event. Believers were… Read more »

Study of the Prophets# 34: Joel (Cont.)

                               Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                              Study of the Prophets #34: Joel (Cont.) Last week we were introduced to the “good news” related to the disastrous invasion of locusts in Joel’s time and the future invasion of Jerusalem by a consolidated military force. However, he good news, restoration and healing of the land and… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #33: Joel (Cont.)

                          Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                           Study of the Prophets #33: Joel (Cont.) After all of the bad news about the invasion on Jerusalem due to her sins, we now turn to a description of G-d’s mercy and unmerited kindness (chesed) towards His people. We begin with Chapter 2:18; “Then HaShem will take up the… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #32: Joel (Cont.)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets #32: Joel (Cont.) ** This lesson will cover the next 2 weeks due to the extensive amount of information. Please keep any copies you print for both sessions. We begin with Chapter 2:15-16 “Blow a shofar in Zion; decree a fast; call an assembly; gather the people;… Read more »