Sep 26, 2016
Yesterday we heard the story of how Jehoshaphat helped Ahab in battle. God had already spoken through a prophet that Ahab would meet his downfall and how the dogs would lick up his blood. This happened, as we already read in 1Kings 22, when they took his chariot back to Samaria.
Speaking of a capable and virtuous wife, this chapter says:
Her children show their appreciation, and her husband praises
29 He says, “Many women are good wives, but you are the best of them all.”
Yesterday we heard of the judgment at the end of time in two parables that spoke about a separation of humanity at the judgment. And we heard of the pearl and the treasure— illustrating the joy of finding our salvation in Christ.
3-6 Herodias —> Herodiana, as this makes her name sound like a woman’s name.
31 At once Jesus reached out and grabbed hold of him and said, “[How little you believe in me!//What little faith you have!] Why did you doubt?”