Monthly Archives: March 2016

Shepherds and Flocks Zephaniah 2:6

Among the surrounding cities of Judah and Jerusalem that were prophesied by Zephaniah to be destroyed was Gaza, Ashkelon, Ashdod and Ekron. He also included the “Cherethites” which means “executioners” and “Canaan, the land of the Philistines” which would be … Continue reading

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Cherethites and Canaan Zephaniah 2:5

As Zephaniah continued his prophesy concerning the punishment of Judah and Jerusalem, he began to include the surrounding cities of “Gaza”, “Ashkelon”, “Ashdod” and “Ekron”. In chapter two and verse five of his prophesy he added the “Cherethites” and “Canaan” … Continue reading

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Gaza, Ashkelon, Asdod and Ekron Zephaniah 2:4

As Zephaniah continued his prophesy concerning Judah and Jerusalem, he called them to “gather together” “before the decree, the day and the anger” of the LORD went forth. He further instructed them to “seek the LORD”, “righteousness” and “meekness” that … Continue reading

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Seek the Lord Zephaniah 2:3

The LORD through Zephaniah, called Judah and Jerusalem to “gather together” so they might return to Him and His ways “before” there was “a decree, the day pass and the fierce anger of the LORD” fell upon them. As he … Continue reading

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Before, Before, Before and Before Zephaniah 2:2

Zephaniah prophesied the LORD’s words as he called the people of Judah and Jerusalem to “gather together”, and then he called them “a nation not desired”. In chapter two and verse two of his prophesy, Zephaniah continued his words by … Continue reading

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Gather Together Zephaniah 2:1

“The great day of the LORD” was near to Judah and Jerusalem for their apostasy and abandonment of “Yehovah God” and His ways, and though the people there held positions, money, reputation or status, none of them was to be … Continue reading

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Neither Silver nor Gold will Deliver Zephaniah 1:18

Zephaniah continued his prophesy concerning the “wrath, trouble, distress, wasteness, desolation, darkness, gloominess, clouds and thick darkness” of the nearness of “the great day of the LORD”. He said it would be “a day of the trumpet and alarm against … Continue reading

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Distress and Walking Like Blind Men Zephaniah 1:17

Judgment and punishment was to fall upon Judah and Jerusalem for their apostasy from the LORD and His ways, and Zephaniah was one of the prophets chosen to deliver the news. “The great day of the LORD” was near, and … Continue reading

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A Day of the Trumpet and Alarm Zephaniah 1:16

As Zephaniah prophesied judgment and punishment upon Judah and Jerusalem, he warned of the nearness of “the great day of the LORD”, and he declared it to be “a day of wrath”, “trouble”, “distress”, “wasteness”, “desolation”, “darkness”, “gloominess” and “a … Continue reading

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That Day is a Day of Wrath Zephaniah 1:15

Zephaniah prophesied that “the great day of the LORD is near” and when it comes, “the mighty man shall cry there bitterly”. Though these bravest men within the country of Judah showed their boldness and fortitude in the past, when … Continue reading

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