Category Archives : Malachi (Rayburn)


Malachi 4:4-6

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 12 Malachi 4:4-6 April 6, 2003 This is the twelfth and last of our studies in this short book, the last book of the OT both in the order of the books in the English Bible and in the chronology of the writing of the […]


Malachi 3:13-4:3

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 11 Malachi 3:13-4:3 March 30, 2003 Review Last Lord’s Day evening we considered the text in some detail as we read it, so I needn’t repeat those comments. But last time we did not consider the primary theme or burden of this sixth and last […]


Malachi 3:13-4:3

Audio:   Download Audio Unfortunately, the audio for this item is only a fragment of the whole sermon. Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 10 Malachi 3:13-4:3 March 23, 2003 We come now to the sixth and last of the disputations that make up the prophecy of Malachi. v.14 We wonder, of course, what were […]


Malachi 3:6-12

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 9 Malachi 3:6-12 March 16, 2003 We come now to the fifth of Malachi’s six disputations. When I introduced the outline of this book I pointed out that there is a chiastic structure to the six disputations and that, as a result, disputation two is […]


Malachi 2:17-3:5

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 8 Malachi 2:17-3:5 March 9, 2003 Text Comment We have come to Malachi’s fourth disputation, the fourth of six. The failure of the people identified in this disputation is that of doubting the Lord’s justice. The Lord’s reply is a promise of a divine messenger […]


Malachi 2:10-16, Part 2

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 7 Malachi 2:10-16 March 2, 2003 Review We read last Lord’s Day evening the third of Malachi’s disputations and made comments on the text. In particular, we took note of the translation of v. 16 and suggested that a better rendering than that given in […]


Malachi 2:10-16, Part 1

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 6 February 23, 2003 Review Tonight we begin our study of the third of Malachi’s six disputations, or stylized conversations between God and his people. In each case the prophet is exposing some way in which Israel is being unfaithful to the Lord and so […]


Malachi 1:6-2:9, Part 2

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 5 Malachi 1:6-2:9 February 9, 2003 Review Remember, we considered in some detail the text of this second disputation last Lord’s Day evening. We considered last Sunday from this text the general point that Malachi, following many other prophets, is asserting here: viz. that the […]


Malachi 1:6-2:9, Part 1

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 4 Malachi 1:6-2:9 February 2, 2003 Review Malachi, we have said, is a summons to repentance and revival. In six disputations, the prophet summons the people to forsake their spiritual doldrums and half-hearted commitment to the Lord and return to an active faith and the […]


Malachi 1:1-5

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 3 Malachi 1:1-5 January 26, 2003 Review Malachi, we have said, is a summons to repentance and revival. In six disputations, the prophet summons the people to forsake their spiritual doldrums and half-hearted commitment to the Lord and return to an active faith and the […]