Monthly Archives: June 2019

The Book of Jeremiah- Je.10: overview

The Spirit in setting forth the Bible makes a case for approaching it as God document. God is a Spirit and in order to get to the divine Will reading merely with sense is skimming the surface. A century of … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.9- “uncircumcised in heart

“Behold, the days come, saith the Lord, that I will punish all them which are circumcised with the uncircumcised;….all these nations are uncircumcised, and all the house of Israel are uncircumcised in the heart ((vv.25-26)”. Here Prophet Jeremiah predicts the day … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.8-1-6 “Perpetual backslidding”

At that time, saith the Lord, they shall bring out the bones of the kings of Judah, and the bones of his princes, and the bones of the priests, and the bones of the prophets, and the bones of the inhabitants … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.7:1-11-“God Sets His Name”

“Therefore will I do unto this house, which is called by my name, wherein ye trust, and unto the place which I gave to you and to your fathers, as I have done to Shiloh(v.14)”. Against this let us consider … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.7- Worship in Spirit and Truth

In this chapter Jeremiah faults the nation of Israel for their failures, (‘because their transgressions are many, and their backslidings are increased-Je.5:6b) and it made their worship empty and their position untenable. Their favored position as ‘apple of his eye’ in … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.6-1-8 “Reprobate Silver”

‘O ye children of Benjamin, gather yourselves to flee…’ Jeremiah is addressing his tribe of Benjamin,- and as with books of the prophets it is intended for the entire Israel and beyond. Faith is often compared to gold :”That the … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.5:20-31-“Perpetual Decree”

Declare this in the house of Jacob, and publish it in Judah, saying, 21 Hear now this, O foolish people, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not: The passage we are considering here … Continue reading

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