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Jeremiah 34: Zedekiah Warned by God

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You shall not die by the sword. The Most High commanded Jeremiah to tell Zedekiah that nothing could deliver Jerusalem from Nebuchadnezzar, for He had already delivered it into his hand.

However, the king of Judah could have avoided prolonging the affliction of the people by submitting to the Babylonian Yoke. He could have also avoided a violent death if he had obeyed what God said through Jeremiah.

The expression “you shall not die by the sword” (v 4.) means just that.

However, by disobeying the Divine order, Zedekiah was taken prisoner by Nebuchadnezzar during the invasion of Jerusalem.

In addition, he saw his sons die before having his eyes put out by the Chaldean king. he was the taken prisoner to Babylon, where he died (38.5-9;52.11;2 Kings 25.5-7).

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Genesis 21: Isaac Is Born

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The Lord visited Sarah. The birth of Isaac guaranteed the continuation of the Abrahamic Covenant. The Most High not only cured Sarah’s barrenness, but renewed the organs of her body so that she became young again. Abraham waited 25 years to see the promise fulfilled. This shows that everything happens at the time the Lord God determines. As time passes, one by one His promises will be fulfilled.

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Matthew 21: The Triumphal Entry

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The clothes and the branches were a kind of welcome offering to the Messiah. This form of greeting was common when kings returned home, in triumph, from their battles. Those who had a better financial situation took off their cloaks and spread them along the way, while the poor adorned the ground with branches from trees. As the King entered the city, everyone offered their best to honor him.

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Genesis 20: Abraham and Abimelech

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She is my sister. In a moment of weakness and fear, Abraham did not reveal that Sarah was his wife. By doing this, he not only put her at risk, but God’s entire project for humankind. With Abraham and Sarah, the Lord intended to create a people, through whom the Savior would be born.

Because of this, He did not allow Abimelech to touch her.

This teaches us to always have the courage to tell the truth, even when we could be adversely affected by people’s reaction.

“White lies” and “half-truths” will cause damage. This is why our response should be a clear yes or no.

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