12/24/18 Daily Bible Reading: Zephaniah 3 – Haggai 2, Revelation 18, Proverbs 23
Zephaniah 3:1-2 (NKJV) Woe to her who is rebellious and polluted, To the oppressing city! She has not obeyed His voice, She has not received correction; She has not trusted in the LORD, She has not drawn near to her God.
Author: Haggai (1:1).
Date: 520 BC- a precise date because Haggai mentions “the second year of Darius the King”(1:1) which can be verified against Persian records.
In ten words or less: Jews returning from exile need to rebuild God’s temple.
“From Know Your Bible, published by Barbour Publishing, Inc. Used by permission”
Haggai 2:5 (NKJV) \’According to the word that I covenanted with you when you came out of Egypt, so My Spirit remains among you; do not fear!’
Revelation 18:4 (NKJV) And I heard another voice from heaven saying, “Come out of her, my people, lest you share in her sins, and lest you receive of her plagues.