EZRA‬ ‭4‬:‭12‬-‭23‬ ‬‬

““The king should know that the Jews who came here to Jerusalem from Babylon are rebuilding this rebellious and evil city. They have already laid the foundation and will soon finish its walls. And the king should know that if this city is rebuilt and its walls are completed, it will be much to yourContinue reading “EZRA‬ ‭4‬:‭12‬-‭23‬ ‬‬”

EZRA‬ ‭3‬:‭8‬ ‭‬‬

“The construction of the Temple of God began in midspring, during the second year after they arrived in Jerusalem. The work force was made up of everyone who had returned from exile, including Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, Jeshua son of Jehozadak and his fellow priests, and all the Levites. The Levites who were twenty yearsContinue reading “EZRA‬ ‭3‬:‭8‬ ‭‬‬”

2 PETER‬ ‭3:15-16‬ ‭‬‬

“And remember, our Lord’s patience gives people time to be saved. This is what our beloved brother Paul also wrote to you with the wisdom God gave him— speaking of these things in all of his letters. Some of his comments are hard to understand, and those who are ignorant and unstable have twisted hisContinue reading “2 PETER‬ ‭3:15-16‬ ‭‬‬”