Search Tools

Search Results
Displaying 1 - 8  
Ezekiel 25:11: judgments upon Moab - Study Note
... judgments upon Moab. See also Jeremiah 48, Amos 2:1-3, and Zephaniah 2:8-10. Like Ammon, Moab was descended from Lot, was a very prosperous country for two thousand years or more, and was always at enmity with Israel. Like Ammon, God...
Jeremiah 29:10: seventy years - Study Note
... seventy years. See Jeremiah 25:11 for the first prophecy of the seventy year captivity and exile. Here is added the promise of a return to Israel after the seventy years. Note also the references in II Chronicles 36:21 and Daniel...
Ezra 3:1: to Jerusalem - Study Note
probably marks the end of the seventy-year exile predicted by Jeremiah (see Jeremiah 25:11-12; Daniel 9:2). Although the exact dates are uncertain, many authorities believe the exile began in about 605 B.C. and the return began in about 535...
Leviticus 26:34: land enjoy her sabbaths - Study Note
... Zedekiah, followed by the 70 years of Babylonian captivity (Jeremiah 25:11,12). During all this period, they failed to observe God’s commanded Sabbatical and Jubilee years; hence, the Lord enforced the 70 rest years which were due His...
Jeremiah 25:11: seventy years - Study Note
... seventy years. The beginning and end points of the prophesied seventy-year Babylonian captivity of the Jews are in question, because of the unsettled state of the Babylonian and Medo-Persian chronologies of this period, as well as the several...
Nehemiah 1:8: scatter you abroad - Study Note
... well as His more recent warnings through His prophets (e.g., Jeremiah 25:11), had been fulfilled. Nevertheless, as Nehemiah “reminded” God, He had also promised to restore them to their land if they would return to the Lord (e.g.,...
Isaiah 23:15: forgotten seventy years - Study Note
... Judah, was to be “forgotten” for seventy years (Jeremiah 25:11-12). Tyre was semi-autonomous under the Assyrians, until conquered by Nebuchadnezzar and his Babylonian hosts. Although it continued to exist after that, and even revived...
Revelation 5:1: book - Study Note
... opened by the owner when he arrived to take possession (see Jeremiah 25:11; 32:10-15 for an illustration of this principle). Since the ultimate owner of the earth is its Creator (Psalm 24:1), only He has the right to deed it to anyone, and He did...
Displaying 1 - 8