Category: Insight

  • Paraphrasing of Zechariah 12 – 14

    Background Information:  Zechariah was a priest and prophet to the Jews during the rebuilding and reestablishing of Jerusalem after Babylonian exile.  He was the son of a prophet, which means he belonged to Aaron’s family.  The Lord assigned Zechariah to encourage His people to continue rebuilding the second temple (the first temple was burned down […]

  • Paraphrasing of Revelation

    Background Information:  The book of Revelation was written by Apostle John, who authored the Gospel of John, and John I, II, and III.  He was one of the twelve disciples of Jesus Christ and known as the disciple whom Jesus loved.  During the time of the Apostles’ ministry, the early Christians were gravely persecuted by […]

  • Paraphrasing of Ezekiel 38 & 39

    Background Information: Ezekiel was a Jewish priest and prophet who was taken captive by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon during his second invasion of Jerusalem in 597 B.C. Daniel was taken into captivity during Nebuchadnezzar’s first invasion around 606 B.C. The Lord commissioned Ezekiel as the prophet to the Jews in exile. He began prophesying to […]