Category Archives: Peace

This is why I weep

This is why I weep and my eyes overflow with tears. No one is near to comfort me, no one to restore my spirit. My children are destitute because the enemy has prevailed.”   Zion stretches out her hands, but there … Continue reading

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Poisoned water to drink

How can you say, “We are wise, for we have the law of the Lord ,” when actually the lying pen of the scribes has handled it falsely?   The wise will be put to shame; they will be dismayed and … Continue reading

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She Pours Out Her Wickedness

This is what the Lord Almighty says: “Cut down the trees and build siege ramps against Jerusalem. This city must be punished; it is filled with oppression.   As a well pours out its water, so she pours out her wickedness. … Continue reading

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A Boundary for the Sea

Announce this to the descendants of Jacob and proclaim it in Judah:   Hear this, you foolish and senseless people, who have eyes but do not see, who have ears but do not hear:   Should you not fear me?” declares the … Continue reading

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Like a Flooding Stream

Hear the word of the Lord , you who tremble at his word: “Your own people who hate you, and exclude you because of my name, have said, ‘Let the Lord be glorified, that we may see your joy!’ Yet … Continue reading

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The Tossing Sea

And it will be said: “Build up, build up, prepare the road! Remove the obstacles out of the way of my people.”   For this is what the high and exalted One says— he who lives forever, whose name is holy: … Continue reading

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Unfailing Love

This passage “remembers” when God sent rain on His people to get their attention, “the waters of Noah”.  In this passage God is making an oath not to be angry or rebuke the people of Israel again.  This could be … Continue reading

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