Today’s Verse: And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission. ~Hebrews 9:22 Hebrews 9 is a monumental chapter of Scripture that teaches us about the vital requirement of the shed blood of an innocent victim for the sinner. It gives authentication of the requirement and acceptance of the shed blood of our Lord Jesus Christ for every sinner. This morning, we consider the thought: “without the blood.” We see the antecedent.
Today’s Verse: In that day shall the branch of the LORD be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the earth shall be excellent and comely for them that are escaped of Israel. ~Isaiah 4:2 An escape is when someone has avoided capture, confinement, danger, or peril. The setting for Isaiah 4 is after the Great Tribulation and the Millennial period. This time frame is referred to in the Bible as the Day of the Lord. Centermost is the fact that our Lord Jesus Christ will be pree
Today’s Verse: By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh. ~Hebrews 11:4 There are several brothers in the Bible that are noteworthy characters. There is Esau and Jacob, Moses and Aaron, Hophni and Phinehas, James and John, and Cain and Abel. Cain and Abel are the first two brothers in the Bible. In Hebrews 11, Abel is the first hero