Tag Archive: Jeremiah

Sep 29

Matthew Harmon – Why Study the Book of Jeremiah?

Why Study Jeremiah? On one level, the answer to the question “Why study Jeremiah?” is straightforward. On the day of his resurrection, Jesus appeared to his startled disciples as they hid from the authorities (Luke 24:36-49). In that appearance, Jesus reminded them of what he taught them before his death and resurrection: “Everything written about …

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Jun 14

Michael Boling – The Feasts of the Lord: The Fullfillment of the Feast of Shavuot (Pentecost)

(Jeremiah 31:31-34) “Behold, the days are coming, says the LORD, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah — not according to the covenant that I made with their fathers in the day that I took them by the hand to lead them out of …

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Jun 13

Michael Boling – The Feasts of the Lord: The Feast of Shavuot (Pentecost) (Part 2)

The Feast of Shavuot (The Later First Fruits/Weeks/Pentecost) Part 2 “and the Feast of Harvest, the firstfruits of your labors which you have sown in the field;” (Exodus 23:16) “And you shall observe the Feast of Weeks, of the firstfruits of wheat harvest,” (Exodus 34:22) 15 ‘And you shall count for yourselves from the day …

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Nov 30

Douglas Wilson – Surveying the Text: Jeremiah

Introduction: Like Isaiah, Jeremiah is a vast mountain range, rich in ore. But while Isaiah has mines all through it, the number of times that the New Testament quotes Jeremiah is fairly limited. But using the analogy of precious metals, Jeremiah is where the largest gold nugget ever found is located (Jer. 31:31-34). The Text: …

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Dec 15

Dr. Albert Mohler – Rachel Weeping for Her Children: The Massacre in Connecticut

Thus says the LORD: “A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation and bitter weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children; she refuses to be comforted for her children, because they are no more.” [Jeremiah 31:15] It has happened again. This time tragedy came to Connecticut, where a lone gunman entered two classrooms at Sandy Hook …

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Nov 18

George Whitefield – The Potter and the Clay

Jeremiah 18:1–6 — “The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying, Arise, and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause thee to hear my words. Then I went down to the potter’s house, and, behold, he wrought a work on the wheels. And the vessel that he made of …

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