Zephaniah

An Indictment with Four Counts

Jan 01

An Indictment with Four Counts   “She obeyed not the voice; she received not correction; she trusted not in the Lord; she drew not near to her God.”— Zephaniah iii. 2.   FOUR heavy counts of a terrible indictment against Jerusalem and the Jewish people. Is it not sad to reflect that Jerusalem was the city of the great …

Zephaniah:3:2

A Warrant for Your Apprehension

Apr 19

A Warrant for Your Apprehension   “The word of the Lord is against you.”— Zephaniah ii. 5.   THE word of the Lord was against the land to which these words were spoken. The whole verse reads: “Woe unto the inhabitants of the sea coast, the nation of the Cherethites! the word of the Lord is against you; O …

Zephaniah:2:5

A Sermon for Time Present

Oct 30

A Sermon for Time Present   “In that day it shall he said to Jerusalem, Fear thou not: and to Zion, Let not thine hands be slack. The Lord thy God in the midst of thee is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy …

Zephaniah:3:16-18

The Saviour Resting in His Love

Apr 07

The Saviour Resting in His Love   “He will rest in his love.” — Zephaniah iii. 17.   *This date is an approximation of when this sermon was delivered.   ONE of our sweetest hymns commences with this verse, — “How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord, Is laid for your faith in his excellent Word! What more can he say than …

Zephaniah:3:17