The first chariot had red or bay horses, the second chariot had black horses,
The third chariot had white horses, and the fourth chariot had dappled, active, and strong horses.
Then I said to the angel who talked with me, What are these, my lord?
And the angel answered me, These are the four winds or spirits of the heavens, which go forth from presenting themselves before the Lord of all the earth.
The chariot with the black horses is going forth into the north country, and the white ones are going forth after them , and the dappled ones are going forth toward the south country.
And the strong went forth and sought to go that they might patrol the earth. And said to them, Go, walk to and fro through the earth and patrol it. So they walked about through the earth .
Then He summoned me and said to me, Behold, these that go toward the north country have quieted My Spirit and have caused it to rest in the north country.
And the word of the Lord came to me, saying,
Accept donations and offerings from these exiles, from Heldai, from Tobijah, and from Jedaiah, who have come from Babylon; and come the same day and go to the house of Josiah the son of Zephaniah.
Yes, take from them silver and gold, and make crowns and set upon the head of Joshua the son of Jehozadak, the high priest,
And say to him, Thus says the Lord of hosts: behold (look at, keep in sight, watch) the Man whose name is the Branch, for He shall grow up in His place and He shall build the temple of the Lord.
Yes, it is He Who shall build the temple of the Lord, and He shall bear the honor and glory and shall sit and rule upon His throne. And He shall be a The coming Davidic King will also be a Priest.Priest upon His throne, and the counsel of peace shall be between the two .
And the crown shall be to Helem (Heldai), to Tobijah, and to Jedaiah, and to the kindness and favor of Josiah the son of Zephaniah, and shall be in the temple of the Lord for a reminder and memorial.
And those who are far off shall come and help build the temple of the Lord, and you shall know (recognize and understand) that the Lord sent me to you. And shall come to pass if you will diligently obey the voice of the Lord your God.
Summary: The prophesied return of the Messiah for His royal coronation is here fore-shadowed. The full establishment of the God ruled ones’ blessings will come with the crowning of the Priest-King Messiah which is set forth in this historical event of the crowning
Summary: We are all part of God’s plan at a point on His timeline. If God is central in our lives, our lives are meaningful, whether we grasp that or not.
Today, we will look at 5 different lives which converged at a point in time. We are going to note their di