11/12/18 Daily Bible Reading: Lamentations 4-5, Ezekiel 1, 1 Peter 4, Proverbs 12
USA Veterans Day
Lamentations 5:21-22 (NKJV)
Turn us back to You, O LORD, and we will be restored; Renew our days as of old,
Unless You have utterly rejected us, And are very angry with us!
Author: Ezekiel, a priest (1:1-3).
Date: Approximately the 590s-570s BC.
In ten words or less: Though Israel is in exile, the nation will be restored.
“From Know Your Bible, published by Barbour Publishing, Inc. Used by permission”
Ezekiel 1:24 (ASV)
And when they went, I heard the noise of their wings like the noise of great waters, like the voice of the Almighty, a noise of tumult like the noise of a host: when they stood, they let down their wings.
1 Peter 4:1 (AMP)
SO, SINCE Christ suffered in the flesh for us, for you, arm yourselves with the same thought and purpose [patiently to suffer rather than fail to please God]. For whoever has suffered in the flesh [having the mind of Christ] is done with [intentional] sin [has stopped pleasing himself and the world, and pleases God],