Daniel: The Predictions of a Prophet

Dr. Henry Bast Uncategorized

READ : Daniel 2:44, 47 Deuteronomy 18:21-22 Matthew 11:28-29 In our study of the Book of Daniel, we will begin by observing the account it gives of the making of a prophet.     The king said to Daniel, “Truly, your God is God of gods and Lord of kings, and a revealer of mysteries, for you have been able to reveal this mystery.” Daniel 2:47 RSC The book of Daniel is a fascinating book. It has been a favorite …

Ezekiel: A Prophet's Responsibility

Dr. Henry Bast Uncategorized

READ : Ezekiel 33:7-11, 30-33 Ezekiel 36:25-28 Hebrews 2:1-3 In this message we will discuss the question: What does the figure of the watchman teach us about the function of a prophet and consequently of a minister of the Word of God? So you, son of man, I have made a watchman for the house of Israel; whenever you hear a word from my mouth, you shall give them warning from me. Ezekiel 33:7 RSV The office and function of …

Jeremiah: The Word of the Lord

Dr. Henry Bast Uncategorized

READ : Jeremiah 23:1-40 2 Timothy 4:2-4 In our study of this passage from Jeremiah we will find five characteristics of a true prophet of the living God. Let the prophet who has a dream tell the dream, but let him who has my word speak my word faithfully. What has straw in common with wheat? says the Lord. Is not my word like fire, says the Lord, and like a hammer which breaks the rock in pieces? Jeremiah 23:28-29 …

Isaiah: The Vision of God

Dr. Henry Bast Uncategorized

READ : Isaiah 6:1, 5-7 Isaiah 55:1-2, 8-9 Hebrews 1:1-2 2 Peter 1:16-21 The whole message of the Bible can be summed up in three basic words: God has spoken. This is the foundation of the Christian faith. In the year that King Uzziah died I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and his train filled the temple. Isaiah 6:1 RSV The men who speak for God whom we are to study in this series …