Zephaniah The Great Day of God

Jesus said to them, ‘You see all these things. Really, I tell you that not one stone will remain on another! Someone will knock them all down.’ (Matthew 24:2) About Zephaniah Zephaniah lived about 600 years *B.C. (*B.C. means ‘years Before Christ came to the earth’.) He lived in the country called Judah. Perhaps he knew Jeremiah or Habakkuk. Here is a list of the kings of Judah at that time: 721-694 *B.C. Hezekiah 694-640 Manasseh 640-639 Amon 639-609 Josiah 609 Jehoahaz 609-598 Jehoiakim 598 Jehoiachin 597-586 Zedekiah These dates come from…

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Habakkuk Do Not Be Afraid

Jesus said, ‘You will hear about wars and stories about wars. Be sure that this does not frighten you.’ (Matthew 24:6) About Habakkuk Habakkuk lived about 600 years B.C. (B.C. means ‘years Before Christ came to the earth’.) He lived in the country called Judah. There is a list of the kings of Judah in the notes at the beginning of Zephaniah in this set of books. The country that ruled that part of the world until 612 *B.C. was Assyria. In 612 *B.C. a country called Babylon beat Assyria. Then the…

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