'Malachi' Tagged Posts

'Malachi' Tagged Posts

“TURN OUR HEARTS, O LORD!”

Echoing the prophecy of Malachi, the angel Gabriel tells old Zechariah that his son, John the Baptist, will go before the Savior “to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, to turn the disobedient to the wisdom of the righteous, to prepare a people who are ready for the Lord” (Luke 1:17 EHV).  Where this does not happen, said the prophet Malachi, then there is…

“TURN OUR HEARTS, O LORD!”

Calling to mind the prophecy of Malachi, the angel Gabriel tells old Zechariah that his son, John the Baptist, “will turn the hearts of the fathers to their children and the disobedient to the wisdom of the righteous.”  Where this does not happen, said the prophet Malachi, then there is nothing left but a curse upon those unprepared for the coming of Christ.   So just…

“WORKING FOR THE LORD”

Another Labor Day is upon us.   The pendulum between labor and management has swung back and forth ever since God ordained thorns and thistles in the sweat of Adam’s brow. From Moses to Malachi, the prophets thunder against unjust employers who hold back the wages of the laboring man.  The Bible has a hard word for those who pay their workers a pittance and build their…