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God’s People reflect His Zeal

Numbers 25:11-13

11 “Phinehas the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, has turned back My wrath from the children of Israel, because he was zealous with My zeal among them, so that I did not consume the children of Israel in My zeal. 416 more words


God’s Zeal in Judgment

He judges the nations

Ezekiel 36:5-6

5 therefore thus says the Lord God: “Surely I have spoken in My burning jealousy against the rest of the nations and against all Edom, who gave My land to themselves as a possession, with wholehearted joy… 637 more words


God’s Zeal is Aroused by His People’s Idolatry

Deuteronomy 32:16

16 They provoked Him to jealousy with foreign gods;

With abominations they provoked Him to anger.

Deuteronomy 29:20; 32:21

29:20 “The Lord would not spare him; for then the anger of the Lord and His jealousy would burn against that man, and every curse that is written in this book would settle on him, and the Lord would blot out his name from under heaven. 539 more words


God’s Zeal to Establish the Messiah’s Reign

Isaiah 9:7

7Of the increase of His government and peace

There will be no end,

Upon the throne of David and over His kingdom,

To order it and establish it with judgment and justice… 266 more words


God’s Zeal on Behalf of His People

Zechariah 1:14

14 So the angel who spoke with me said to me, “Proclaim, saying, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts:

2 Kings 19:31 also Isaiah 37:32… 410 more words


God’s Zeal for the Honour of His Name

Isaiah 42:8

8 I am the Lord, that is My name;

And My glory I will not give to another,

Nor My praise to carved images. 713 more words


God in His Zeal Demands Exclusive Loyalty from His People

The intense and protective commitment of God to his people and to his purposes which seeks a passionate and obedient response. The zeal of God is often linked with the idea of the “jealousy of God”, in which God refuses to contemplate his people giving their allegiance or affection to another. 504 more words