To determine whether God’s Chosen People truly had faith in Him, the Lord allowed pagan nations to remain in the land of Canaan as the Exodus concluded so that the next generation of Israelites might experience war.
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I couldn’t begin to say what others see when they read God’s Word, but for me, the parallels of judgment between that of ancient Israel and America today are stark.
When God has drawn His sword, nothing will prevent its blade from cutting off all that lies in its path. Israel learned this the hard way.
Sinful man inevitably looks everywhere but to the God who made him for satisfaction in life.
When the people of Israel had gone so far from God that He could tolerate their sins no longer, He promised judgment upon His people.
Let’s connect something that Paul says in the amazing first chapter of Colossians with our reading today from Isaiah. We can do that because the Scriptures are an integrated compilation overseen by the Holy Spirit with no contradictions. They maintain consistency from the first to the last. God breathed into them and we can trust…