Published: Feb 05, 2017
Written: Feb 05, 2017
And the LORD said unto him, Go through the midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem, and set a mark upon the foreheads of the men that sigh and that cry for all the abominations that be done in the midst thereof. (5) And to the others he said in mine hearing, Go ye after him through the city, and smite: let not your eye spare, neither have ye pity: (6) Slay utterly old and young, both maids, and little children, and women: but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the ancient men which were before the house. Eze 9:4-6
Does our heavenly Father actually command men to slaughter girls and little babies with slaughter weapons? How does this fit with the example Jesus gave us of the Father’s character?
The Israelites were heavily involved in idolatry. The Ten Commandments tell us how God deals with idolatry
Exo 20:5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the LORD thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
What does it mean to visit the iniquities of the fathers upon the children and how this relate to Ezekiel nine and the end of the world?