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Gilbert House Fellowship #162: 2 Kings 18; 2 Chr 29-31; Psalm 48

HEZEKIAH WAS a better king than any since David, and better than all those who followed. He repaired and restored the Temple, reinstituted the worship of Yahweh, and tore down the high places devoted to Baal and Astarte (not just in Judah, but in Israel, too).

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Gilbert House Fellowship #161: Isaiah 21-27

ISAIAH PROPHESIED the fall of Babylon before it had risen. At the time of¬†the prophesies we read this week, Assyria was still the dominant power in the ancient Near East, but the phrase, “Fallen, fallen is Babylon,” was revealed to the prophet¬†anyway.

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