Studies

Study of the Prophets #31: Joel (Cont.)

                    Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                        Study of the Prophets #31: Joel (Cont.) Tonight we continue with Chapter 2 at verse 5-10: “With a noise like chariots they leap on the mountaintops, like the sound of a flaming fire consuming straw; like a mighty people arrayed for battle. The locusts/armies will raise such noise as… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #30: Joel (Cont.)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Study of the Prophets #30: Joel (Cont.)   This week we begin with Chapter 2 and the bad news continues: “Blow the shofar in Zion and sound the trumpet on My holy mountain! Let all the inhabitants of the land tremble; for the day of HaShem has come; it is near-a… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #29: Joel (Cont.)

                                    Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                                   Study of the Prophets #29: Joel (Cont.) We begin at Chapter 1:8, continuing the discussion about the devastation that is about to come to the land during the time of Joel and in the future before the Day of the L-rd. You can review the previous verses and the… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #28: Joel (Cont.)

                       Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                                    Study of the Prophets #28: Joel (Cont.) The opening verses repeatedly warn the people to share the catastrophic event of the locust scourge of the past, resulting in a devastating famine. This was decreed by G-d for the sins of the Israelites. Joel is beseeching the people to repent… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #27: Joel (Introduction)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                               Study of the Prophets #27: Joel “YHVH is Elohim”                                                      (Introduction) Joel is known as one of the writing prophets; those G-d used to write books. As such, few of the writing prophets appear in the historical books of the Old Testament to provide information to as to their… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #26: Micah (Conclusion)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                             Study of the Prophets: Micah (Conclusion) This week we conclude our study of Micah with examination of Chapter 7: “Woe is me, for I am like the last pickings of the summer fruits, like the gleanings of the grape harvest Micah compares the small number of righteous people of his generation… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #25: Micah (Cont.)

                                    Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue                                                      Study of the Prophets #25: Micah (Cont.) This week we begin at Chapter 6: 1-8 “Arise and contend before the mountains, and let the hills hear your voice!”’ Listen you mountains, to the grievance of HaShem, and you bedrock, the foundations of the earth! For HaShem has a grieveance… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #24: Micah (Cont.)

                    Study of the Prophets #24: Micah (Cont.) We left off last week with Micah describing how Yahshua; described not as Yahshua directly, but as One leading with the strength of HaShem, One who will be a ruler over Israel, as One whose origins will be from early times, from days of old. He will… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #23 Micah (Cont.)

                 Study of the Prophets #23: Micah (Cont.) This week we continue with Chapter 4 verse 9: “Now why do you seek foreign alliances? Is there not a king in your midst? Has your counselor become lost, that pains have gripped you like a woman in childbirth?” Micah is reprimanding the people for making alliances… Read more »

Study of the Prophets #22: Micah (Cont.)

                        Study of the Prophets #22 : Micah (Cont.) This week we begin at Chapter 4. Recall last week we left off with the terrible prophecy that Mount Zion was to be plowed over like a field, Jerusalem to be left in heaps of rubble, and Mount Zion like stone heaps in the forest; all… Read more »