Possessing Possessions

March 23, 1890

Possessing Possessions   “But upon mount Zion shall be deliverance, and there shall be holiness; and the house of Jacob shall possess their possessions.”— Obadiah 17.   THIS is a remarkable passage. Its wording is singular. It begins with a “but,” because the previous verses have been denouncing judgments upon Edom. When God comes forth to punish his enemies, …