Studies in Ezekiel No. 6, Ezekiel 6:1-14

We have begun to consider Ezekiel’s prophecies of judgment against Jerusalem and Judah, the subject of the first 24 chapters of the book. We spoke last time, from chapters 4 and 5, of the reality of divine judgment, of God’s wrath as an inescapable f…

Preparing the Way for Jesus, Mark 1:1-8

As we read the opening paragraph – or most of it, for it extends to v. 13 – be aware that it serves as a prologue to the Gospel. One of the indications of this is the use of certain important terms that figure prominently here, but not in the remaind…