Oct 14, 2021
In yesterday’s reading Ezekiel portrayed the punishment of Israel and the siege on Jerusalem for a total of 430 days. Then he took a razor and cut his hair and divided it into three parts with a little left over. This was used as a demonstration that a third of the people would die in the city from disease and famine. A third will be killed by the enemy outside the city, and the last third will be scattered by the sword. A small remnant will be saved.
SONG OF SOLOMON 4:
Yesterday the woman had an extended speech. Today it is the man’s turn.
Yesterday was Jesus’ extended teaching about the end times and His own return, and the parables about our Being READY to receive our Master. And at the beginning of this chapter, we have one of my favorite parables.
Mat. 25:13 And Jesus concluded, “Watch out, then, because you do not know the day or the hour [of my return].