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The Book of Isaiah-Is.54- “Everlasting Kindness”

Prophet Isaiah is now predicting the everlasting kindness of God that is to come over people. This is graded into different categories. In the usage of the prophet the God of the whole earth is shown as husband, as redeemer … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.7:9-25 ‘God with us’

“And the head of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah’s son. If ye will not believe, surely ye shall not be established(v.9)”. This specific reference to Ephraim and Ahaz is to be interpreted as topical and … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah- Ch.7:1-3 – “A remnant shall return”

And it came to pass in the days of Ahaz the son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, king of Judah, that Rezin the king of Syria, and Pekah the son of Remaliah, king of Israel, went up toward Jerusalem … Continue reading

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Genesis: Significance of Birth right

“Now thy two sons, Ephraim and Manasseh,…are mine.”  Ch.48: 5 Jacob before his death blesses Joseph and adopts his two sons as his own. Jacob who had cheated Esau out of his birth right and now he has rightfully come … Continue reading

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Birth of two sets of Twins

Pharez and Zarah (Ge.38:11-30) Birth of Judah’s sons from Tamar is very similar, superficially at least, to the birth of Jacob and Esau. Zarah did not catch the heel as Jacob did but having put forth hand withdraws as quickly as … Continue reading

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