History repeated itself thousands of years later when Herod, Rome’s governor in Israel, tried to destroy the Promised Redeemer by killing all the young Jewish boys.
The Jewish people had come into Egypt at the invitation of the Pharaoh because of his admiration of his trusted administrator Joseph son of Jacob. Jacob’s family of 70 came into Egypt and was treated as special guests. But…
Almost from the beginning of recorded history the Jewish people have faced more enemies than any other people. One nation after another, one leader after another has tried to cause their total annihilation. But not one of them has succeeded. Israel has always won the victory.
The dramatic story begins with a beauty pageant and ends with a banquet. It is as much a love story as it is an adventure story. Full of twists and turns, it ends with a reversal of fate, as the intended victims become the victors.
Often we forget that God’s love, grace and mercy must be seen with His holiness and justice. He will not tolerate sin, especially when it defiles the city where He has put His name – Jerusalem. There came a day and will come again when God will punish all those who defile His city and […]