Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Think Of Nines
A run-down of the books of the Bible also proves fascinating:
Genesis 9 – God’s rainbow covenant with Noah.
Numbers 9 – The providence and protection of the cloud by day and pillar of fire by night.
Deuteronomy 9 – The sum of Moses’ ministry.
Job 9 – The cry for a mediator/daysman betwen God and man.
Psalm 9 – The inevitability of judgment and recompense.
Proverbs 9 – The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
Ecclesiastes 9 – The sum of Solomon’s experience with worldly delights.
Isaiah 9 – The prophecy of a child deliverer become King.
Jeremiah 9 - The sum of the weeping prophet’s lament.
Daniel 9 – The prayer of the greatest intercessor.
Amos 9 – Glorious restoration of spiritual Israel in a Golden Age.
Zechariah 9 – Jesus coming into Jerusalem meek and lowly upon a donkey and having salvation.
Matthew 9 – Jesus spreads blessing all around Galilee.
Mark 9 – At the transfiguration mount Jesus is declared most pleasing Son of God.
Luke 9 – The miraculous feeding of 5000. Take the problem to Jesus.
John 9- A teaching on spiritual blindness.
Acts 9 – The conversion of Saul/Paul on the road to Damascus.
Romans 9 – The mystery of mercy revealed.
1 Corinthians 9 – Honest credentials of ministry/apostleship.
2 Corinthians 9 – The bounteous condition of a cheerful giver.
Hebrews 9 – The all-sufficient, once- and- for- all propitiation at Calvary.
Are we starting to get a picture here?