Bible Study Notes on Jonah 1 – 20171012

Jonah 1:3  "...Jonah arose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the LORD..." Unknown as to the exact location of Tarshish.  Found many ideas, some farther away than others.  One as far as Spain.  I think the idea Jonah had was to go as far away from where God told him to go as …

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Bible Study Notes on Habakkuk 3 – 20171011

Habakkuk 3:1  "...prayer of Habakkuk...on Shigionoth...I have heard Your speech and was afraid...In wrath remember mercy" New prayer or actually a song of Habakkuk.  Will be more of praise than the earlier questioning.  Commentaries aren't sure about the meaning of Shigionoth.  May be descriptive of the type of praise song.  At any rate, he has …

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Bible Study Notes on Habakkuk 2 – 20171008

Habakkuk 2:1  "I will stand my watch...And watch to see what He will say to me..." After questioning God about the answer he received, Habakkuk says he's going to just wait and see what God says.  He expects a rebuke of some sort for the audacity of questioning God.  Wonder what God saw in his …

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Bible Study Notes on Habakkuk 1 – 20171006

Habakkuk 1:1  "The burden..." Message which he had to get out. 2  "O LORD, how long shall I cry, And You will not hear..." I know the feeling.  I know God is there and that He hears me, but it seems like He's not listening.  How easy to think something is wrong with me, and …

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Bible Study Notes on Zechariah 14 – 20171004

Zechariah 14:1-2  "...the day of the LORD is coming...I will gather all the nations to battle against Jerusalem..." This would make it the end of the Tribulation week just before Christ returns to earth. 2  "...Half of the city shall go into captivity...the remnant of the people shall not be cut off..." Not like the …

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Bible Study Notes on Zechariah 13 – 20171001

Zechariah 13:1  "In that day a fountain shall be opened for the house of David..." In the day that the Messiah comes.  Israel and the entire world will have a fountain for cleansing of sin. 2  "...I will cut off the names of the idols from the land, and they shall no longer be remembered..." …

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