Category: Biblical Reflections

Don’t Trust in Egypt

Isaiah 30:1 – 33 Israel is warned about trusting in Egypt for their safety and strength.  Pharoah will one day be disgusted at their inability to profit him.  The beasts of the South will come bearing riches and animals, but Israel will not profit. …

Woe to Jerusalem: All Mouth, No Heart

Isaiah 29:1-24 Isaiah speaks the woes from the Lord upon Jerusalem (Ariel).  He pledges to lay siege to the city so strongly that their voices will sound like whispers from the ground.  While Jerusalem will be defeated, God’s prophecy against those who attack Jerusalem. …

Woe to Ephraim and Jerusalem

Isaiah 28:1 – 29 Isaiah delivers a message of judgment against Ephraim, a half-tribe of Israel. These drunk, proud people will be brought to brought into trouble, and the remnant of God’s people will reign. Isaiah proclaims that the young will rise up and…

The Great Comeback

Isaiah 27:1 – 13 27:1 In that day the Lord with His severe sword, great and strong, Will punish Leviathan the fleeing serpent, Leviathan that twisted serpent; And He will slay the reptile that is in the sea. The Lord has declared His intention…

Perfect Peace

Isaiah 26:1–21 (NKJV) 26:1 In that day this song will be sung in the land of Judah: “We have a strong city; God will appoint salvation for walls and bulwarks. 2 Open the gates, That the righteous nation which keeps the truth may enter…

Praise to God

Isaiah 25:1–12 (NKJV) 25:1 O LORD, You are my God. I will exalt You, I will praise Your name, For You have done wonderful things; Your counsels of old are faithfulness and truth. 2 For You have made a city a ruin, A fortified…

Judgment on the Earth

Isaiah 24:1 – 23 In this chapter, the Lord broadens His pen stroke of prophecy by speaking of the condition of the whole earth, or at least the entirety of the parts discussed in this chapter. Plunder shall come to all, without respect of…