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Sukkoth, Gog, Magog, Armageddon, a covenant and Jerusalem

Moadim L’Simcha (Appointed Times for Joy) and Shabbat Shalom dear readers!

The joyous holiday of Sukkoth (Sukkot or Feast or Tabernacles or Feast of Booths), one of the three Pilgrim Festivals of the Hebrew Bible, is observed on the Jewish calendar dates of 15-21 Tishrei and is immediately followed by the holiday of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. The final day of Sukkot is known as Hoshana Rabba (“Great Hosanna”) (In 2016 coming Monday and Tuesday) and with the eighth day should for Christians also be important, being it a day of Solemn Assembly, commemorating the completion of the annual cycle of readings from the Torah (the first five books of the Bible) and being called Simḥat Torah (“Rejoicing of the Law”). .

The seventh day of the festival of Sukkot, considered to be the final day of the New Year’s Divine “judgment” in which the year’s fate is determined; in addition to the Four Kinds taken on the preceding days of Sukkot, an additional willow is taken on this day; it is customary to stay up all night on the eve of Hoshanah Rabbah and study Torah.

During the week long festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles), the regular Parasha (Torah portion) for Shabbat is suspended, and a special Parasha pertaining to the holiday is read in synagogues around the world.

Readings for Shabbat Chol Hamoed Sukkot
Exodus 33:12–34:26; Ezekiel 38:18–39:16; Revelation 21:1–22:21

For lovers of God the Jewish reading for today is one which should concern all, being aware of the importance of the covenant made by the Most High.

“Behold, I make a covenant: before all your people I will do marvels, such as have not been done in all the earth, nor in any nation: and all the people among whom you are shall see the work of the Lord: for it is an awesome thing that I will do with you.”  (Exodus 34:10)

In this special Sukkot reading, Moses asks that God’s presence would go with Israel, and God agrees. The marvellous thing about God the Divine Creator is that He loves His creation so much, that when people ask Him to be with them and to go with them, God will do that. He is there for all who want Him nearby.
Encouraged by this positive response, Moses also asks to see God’s glory.  Once again, God graciously complies with his request and invites Moses to ascend Mount Sinai with two newly hewn stone tablets so that He can re-carve the Ten Commandments. Those mitzvah or commandments were given to be a guide for mankind, so that they could build up a good relationship with their Most High Maker.
It was there on that mountain that God revealed His glory to Moses in such a fearsome spectacle of power that God had to protect Moses from being destroyed by it.
“There is a place near Me where you can stand on a rock.  When My glory passes by, I will put you in an opening in the rock.  I will cover you with My hand until I have passed by. Then I will remove My hand.  You will see My back.  But My face must not be seen.”  (Exodus 33:21–23)
It’s clear that Moses, having experienced the power of the presence of God, understands that His presence is more than sufficient against any threat Israel might encounter inside or outside of the Promised Land.
This is a great prospect for God’s nation. We also know now that God promised Abraham that his seed and sons by faith, would come to live in the Holy Land. In the end all Jews, the children of Abraham, will find their Holy Nation there and find Jerusalem to be the capital of the nation of God’s people. They would be sent in exile and have to endure lots of problems throughout history, but there shall come a time when they shall be all united under God’s Kingdom. God will gather His People to their own land and the whole world shall come to know it.
The world shall have to come to hear that Israel shall be restored and that also others came to know the Law of God and shall be willing to live according the covenant also brought to them by the sent one from God, rabbi Jeshua, the son of man and son of God, who gave his life as a ransom payment for all sinners, so that all people could come back to God to be His children. He provided a new covenant, one of reconciliation.
But we should take heed, God has given a warning that terrible times shall come  over the world. The Restoration of Israel shall be challenged.
“This is what will happen in that day: When Gog attacks the land of Israel, My hot anger will be aroused.”  (Ezekiel 38:18)
In the Haftarah (prophetic portion) for this Shabbat Chol Hamoed (intermediate day of the festival) of Sukkot, the Hebrew prophet Ezekiel describes an end-time scenario in which formidable armies from the north, under the leadership of Gog, will challenge the restoration of Israel.
Gog (left) and Magog, wooden effigies in the Guildhall, London

Gog (left) and Magog, wooden effigies in the Guildhall, London – Courtesy of the British Tourist Authority

Gog is a chief prince living in the land of Magog (Ezekiel 38:2).  Many scholars believe Magog refers to Russia.  The invading land of Gomer is often believed to be Germany.

Several lands in the coalition army are easily identifiable: Iran (Persia), Northern Sudan (ancient Ethiopia or Cush), Libya (Put), and Turkey (Togarmah).
Last year at this time, Russia made significant moves into the Middle East, reportedly to fight against ISIS.  Last week, however, it negotiated its first “permanent” air base in the region at Khmeimim, Syria and its naval base in Tartus, Syria will soon become “permanent” as well.
Russia also recently installed its S-300 surface-to-air missile defence system in Syria and completed the transfer of the system to Iran last month.
In effect, Russia has become a major military broker in the region.  It is right now on the doorstep of Israel, and it plans to stay.
The nations mentioned in Ezekiel 38 will unite and come upon Israel “like a cloud that covers the land” for the purpose of looting the wealth that she has amassed in what was a desolate land only seventy years ago.
Yet, God will not abandon His People.  He will utterly destroy the coalition forces of Gog so that all nations will come to know the holiness of the Lord (Ezekiel 38:18–23).
The forces that come against Israel will be so large in their day of defeat that Gog’s weaponry will provide fuel for Israel for seven years (Ezekiel 39:9).
“They will not need to gather wood from the fields or cut it from the forests, because they will use the weapons for fuel.  And they will plunder those who plundered them and loot those who looted them, declares the Sovereign LORD.”  (Ezekiel 39:10)
Moreover, so many soldiers will die in this battle that it will take seven months for Israel to bury them all and cleanse their land (Ezekiel 39:12).

A man carries a Torah scroll that is protected by a silver Torah tik (case) during Sukkot at the Western Wall.

The Jews read about this end-time battle during Sukkot, because according to Rabbinic tradition, this war will be waged during the month of Tishri, the month in which the holiday of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) falls.

Interestingly enough, the war that is described in Ezekiel is similar to the war described in the 14th chapter of Zechariah, the Haftarah reading on the first day of Sukkot.  And in Zechariah we learn that the Gentiles who survive the war against Israel will be required to keep Sukkot annually by coming up to the Holy City of Jerusalem to worship the Lord.
“Then the survivors from all the nations that have attacked Jerusalem will go up year after year to worship the King, the Lord Almighty, and to celebrate the Feast of Tabernacles [Sukkot].  If any of the peoples of the earth do not go up to Jerusalem to worship the King, the Lord Almighty, they will have no rain.”  (Zechariah 14:1617)
This should give us food to think about the matter of feasts and holidays we do have to partake.

Sukkot at the Western (Wailing) Wall.



Psalm 27 presents a clear connection between Sukkot and God’s protection of Israel and those who trust in Him:
“For in the day of trouble He will conceal me in His tabernacle [sukkah]; In the secret place of His tent He will hide me; He will lift me up on a rock.”  (Psalm 27:5)
The word translated here as tabernacle is the Hebrew word sukkah (סכה)When evil threatens God’s people, He will hide them in His sukkah, inaccessible from the enemy on the rock of His presence.
Now that is a promise we can trust in during these last days!


The Battle of Armageddon

“When the thousand years are over, Satan will be released from his prison, and will go out to deceive the nations in the four corners of the earth — Gog and Magog — to gather them for battle.”  (Revelation 20:78)
Gog and Magog are also mentioned in the Brit Chadashah (New Testament) in connection with Armageddon and the final battle between the forces of good and evil.
This war with Gog and Magog is not the same war described in Ezekiel 38 but a final end-time battle after the thousand-year reign of Jeshua HaMashiach (Jesus the Messiah).
The Son of David, Jeshua, will come again — this time as our conquering Messiah to defeat the invading forces forever.  All who have believed in their Saviour, Jeshua, will inherit eternity in God’s Kingdom of which the New Jerusalem shall be the capital of a revived Garden of Eden complete with trees of life and pure living water that will be good to eat and drink forever.

Ancient ruins atop Har Meggido in Israel

Armageddon is mentioned only once in the Brit Chadashah (New Testament) in chapter 16 of the Book of Revelation.
“They are spirits of demons performing miraculous signs, and they go out to the kings of the whole world, to gather them for the battle on the great day of God Almighty….  Then they gathered the kings together to the place that in Hebrew is called Armageddon.”  (Revelation 16:14, 16)
The word Armageddon is derived from Har Magedon (meaning mountain of Megiddo) and is mentioned many times in the Tanakh (Old Testament).
Megiddo is derived from the Hebrew word gadad, meaning to penetrate, muster troops together, perhaps even invade.
In this end-time invasion, we once again see Israel’s enemies mounting a war against Jerusalem.  This time, however, we see the spiritual forces behind the rebellion against God:
“They had as king over them the angel of the Abyss, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, and in Greek, Apollyon.”  (Revelation 9:11)
The words Abaddon and Apollyon mean Destroyer.
And this time, God pours out on the Destroyer and all rebels the full extent of His judgment, including everlasting torment for Satan, the beast and the false prophet.
“They marched across the breadth of the earth and surrounded the camp of God’s people, the city He loves.  But fire came down from heaven and devoured them.  And Satan, who deceived them, was thrown into the lake of burning sulfur, where the beast and the false prophet had been thrown.  They will be tormented day and night forever and ever.” (Revelation 20:910)
With an Outstretched Arm
As we read how God will hurl His fury against Gog with pestilence and with blood, floods, giant hailstones, fire and brimstone, it’s easy to see from this Haftarah portion that God is furious with those who come against the Land of Israel(Ezekiel 38:22).
In fact, there are several parallels between God’s deliverance of Israel from Egypt long ago and His future deliverance of Israel from Gog in the end times.  In both, we see that God saves and rescues Israel with a strong hand and with an outstretched arm.
The phrase with a strong hand and an outstretched arm (בְּיָ֣ד חֲ֭זָקָה וּבִזְר֣וֹעַ נְטוּיָ֑ה) has special meaning in Jewish tradition.  It represents God using His power on behalf of His people.  The “arm of the Lord” also represents His salvation, which in Hebrew is Jeshua.
“You brought your people Israel out of Egypt with signs and wonders, by a mighty hand and an outstretched arm and with great terror.”  (Jeremiah 32:21, see also Deuteronomy 4:34; 26:8; Exodus 6:6)
As Russia expands its influence in the region and neighboring nations plot to annihilate Israel, there is certainly evidence that Ezekiel 38 is on the horizon.  Yet, this Sukkot Parasha reveals that God’s Divine Sheltering Presence over Israel has not ended but will continue past the end of this age.
God is not finished with the Jewish People and Israel.  This is plainly evident when we consider how Bible Prophecy concerning Israel is being fulfilled during these end times before our very eyes.
The Brit Chadashah (New Covenant) also tells us that God’s plan to reach out to the nations through Israel did not end with the death and resurrection of Messiah, but continues to this day and will in the world to come:
“For if their casting Yeshua [Jesus] aside means reconciliation for the world, what will their accepting Him mean?  It will be life from the dead!”  (Romans 11:15)
The Book of Romans promises that when the Jewish People come to know Jeshua, it will be like life from the dead for the world.
Before this can happen, however, they must first hear the Good News of Jeshua!
“How can they call on Him unless they believe in Him?  How can they believe in Him unless they hear about Him?  How can they hear about Him unless someone preaches to them?”  (Romans 10:14)
It is up to the followers of Jeshua to follow up the task given by this master, rabbi Jeshua. Therefore Christians, being aware that the times are coming closer, should make work of it, spreading the Good News of the coming Kingdom of God.
With thanks to the Messianic Bible

Additional reading

  1. Ninth of Av
  2. Festival of Freedom and persecutions
  3. Jerusalem God’s City for ever
  4. Glory of only One God Who gives His Word
  5. Vayikra after its opening word וַיִּקְרָא, which means and He called
  6. Holy land Christian exodus
  7. How do we know the coming of Jesus is very near?
  8. Armageddon, har and megiddo, an action or a place
  9. Ember and light the ransomed of Jehovah
  10. Ransom for all
  11. Jerusalem and a son’s kingdom
  12. Bringing into safety from Irak and Iran
  13. 2015 the year of ISIS
  14. This Week’s Developments in Weekly World Watch 15-21 July
  15. The promise a guarantee of something and the heir that is going to have
  16. Chemical warsite and Pushing king of the South


Further reading

  1. Understanding the Battle of Gog and Magog
  2. Trend Update: Burden of Damascus/Russian Embassy Takes Fire, October 2016
  3. Zork Nemesis – The Forbidden Lands
  4. War is upon us!
  5. Russia, Iran, and The War with Israel
  6. The Coming War
  7. Ezekiel blog: My version of the end of the world, part I
  8. Ezekiel blog: My version of the end of the world Part II
  9. Who are the real Gog and Magog in prophecy?
  10. Less of Me
  11. “My Relationship with Jesus Christ”
  12. Trend Update: Ezekiel 38-39/Magog (Russia)/Golan Heights, Passover 2016
  13. Alliance Formation





Filed under Religious affairs, World affairs

Great things, Voice of God and terrors

“32 “For ask now of the days that are past, which were before thee, since the day that God created man upon the earth, and ask from the one side of heaven unto the other whether there hath been any such thing as this great thing is, or hath been heard like it? 33 Did ever people hear the voice of God speaking out of the midst of the fire, as thou hast heard, and live? 34 Or hath God deigned to go and take Him a nation from the midst of another nation by temptations, by signs, and by wonders, and by war, and by a mighty hand, and by a stretched out arm, and by great terrors, according to all that the LORD your God did for you in Egypt before your eyes? 35 Unto thee it was shown, that thou mightest know that the LORD He is God: there is none else besides Him. 36 Out of heaven He made thee to hear His voice, that He might instruct thee; and upon earth He showed thee His great fire, and thou heardest His words out of the midst of the fire.” (Deuteronomy 4:32-36 KJ21)

“Know therefore that the LORD thy God, He is God, the faithful God, who keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love Him and keep His commandments to a thousand generations,” (Deuteronomy 7:9 KJ21)

“And the LORD brought us forth out of Egypt with a mighty hand, and with an outstretched arm, and with great fearsomeness, and with signs and with wonders;” (Deuteronomy 26:8 KJ21)

“the great temptations which thine eyes have seen, the signs, and those great miracles.” (Deuteronomy 29:3 KJ21)

“Happy art thou, O Israel! Who is like unto thee, O people saved by the LORD, the shield of thy help, and who is the sword of thy excellency! And thine enemies shall be found liars unto thee, and thou shalt tread upon their high places.”” (Deuteronomy 33:29 KJ21)

“and in all that mighty hand, and in all the great terror which Moses showed in the sight of all Israel.” (Deuteronomy 34:12 KJ21)

“And I will stretch out My hand and smite Egypt with all My wonders which I will do in the midst thereof; and after that he will let you go.” (Exodus 3:20 KJ21)

“And I will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and multiply My signs and My wonders in the land of Egypt.” (Exodus 7:3 KJ21)

“”When Pharaoh shall speak unto you, saying, ‘Show a miracle for yourselves,’ then thou shalt say unto Aaron, ‘Take thy rod and cast it before Pharaoh, and it shall become a serpent.’”” (Exodus 7:9 KJ21)

“19 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, “Say unto Aaron, ‘Take thy rod and stretch out thine hand upon the waters of Egypt, upon their streams, upon their rivers, and upon their ponds, and upon all their pools of water, that they may become blood; and that there may be blood throughout all the land of Egypt, both in vessels of wood and in vessels of stone.’” 20 And Moses and Aaron did so, as the LORD commanded; and he lifted up the rod and smote the waters that were in the river, in the sight of Pharaoh and in the sight of his servants; and all the waters that were in the river were turned to blood. 21 And the fish that were in the river died; and the river stank, and the Egyptians could not drink of the water of the river; and there was blood throughout all the land of Egypt.” (Exodus 7:19-21 KJ21)

“2 Speak now in the ears of the people, and let every man borrow from his neighbor, and every woman from her neighbor, jewels of silver and jewels of gold.” 3 And the LORD gave the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians. Moreover the man Moses was very great in the land of Egypt in the sight of Pharaoh’s servants and in the sight of the people. 4  And Moses said, “Thus saith the LORD: ‘About midnight will I go out into the midst of Egypt;” (Exodus 11:2-4 KJ21)

“And the LORD said unto Moses, “Pharaoh shall not hearken unto you, that My wonders may be multiplied in the land of Egypt.”” (Exodus 11:9 KJ21)

“And the LORD said unto Moses, “How long will this people provoke Me? And how long will it be ere they believe Me for all the signs which I have shown among them?” (Numbers 14:11 KJ21)

“(I stood between the LORD and you at that time to show you the word of the LORD, for ye were afraid by reason of the fire and went not up into the mount), saying:” (Deuteronomy 5:5 KJ21)

“For who is there of all flesh that hath heard the voice of the living God speaking out of the midst of the fire, as we have, and lived?” (Deuteronomy 5:26 KJ21)

“the great temptations which thine eyes saw, and the signs, and the wonders, and the mighty hand, and the stretched out arm—whereby the LORD thy God brought thee out. So shall the LORD thy God do unto all the people of whom thou art afraid.” (Deuteronomy 7:19 KJ21)

“the great temptations which thine eyes have seen, the signs, and those great miracles.” (Deuteronomy 29:3 KJ21)

“10 and showedst signs and wonders upon Pharaoh and on all his servants and on all the people of his land. For Thou knewest that they dealt proudly against them. So didst Thou get Thee a name, as it is this day. 11 And Thou didst divide the sea before them, so that they went through the midst of the sea on the dry land; and their persecutors Thou threwest into the deep, as a stone into the mighty waters.” (Nehemiah 9:10-11 KJ21)

“yet Thou in Thy manifold mercies forsookest them not in the wilderness. The pillar of the cloud departed not from them by day, to lead them in the way; neither the pillar of fire by night, to show them light and the way wherein they should go.” (Nehemiah 9:19 KJ21)

“The pillars of heaven tremble, and are astonished at His reproof.” (Job 26:11 KJ21)

“3 The voice of the LORD is upon the waters; the God of glory thundereth; the LORD is upon many waters. 4 The voice of the LORD is powerful; the voice of the LORD is full of majesty.” (Psalms 29:3-4 KJ21)

“Marvelous things did He in the sight of their fathers, in the land of Egypt, in the field of Zoan.” (Psalms 78:12 KJ21)

“how He had wrought His signs in Egypt and His wonders in the field of Zoan,” (Psalms 78:43 KJ21)

“48 He gave up their cattle also to the hail, and their flocks to hot thunderbolts. 49 He cast upon them the fierceness of His anger, wrath, indignation, and trouble, by sending evil angels among them. 50 He made a path to His anger; He spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence, 51 and smote all the firstborn in Egypt, the chief of their strength in the tabernacles of Ham. 52 But He made His own people to go forth like sheep, and guided them in the wilderness like a flock. 53 And He led them on safely, so that they feared not; but the sea overwhelmed their enemies.” (Psalms 78:48-53 KJ21)

“They showed His signs among them, and wonders in the land of Ham.” (Psalms 105:27 KJ21)

“wondrous works in the land of Ham, and fearsome things by the Red Sea.” (Psalms 106:22 KJ21)

“20 who hast set signs and wonders in the land of Egypt even unto this day, and in Israel and among other men, and hast made Thee a name, as at this day; 21 and hast brought forth Thy people Israel out of the land of Egypt, with signs and with wonders, and with a strong hand and with an outstretched arm, and with great terror;” (Jeremiah 32:20-21 KJ21)

“And the sound of the cherubims’ wings was heard even to the outer court, as the voice of the Almighty God when He speaketh.” (Ezekiel 10:5 KJ21)

“6 on the day that I lifted up Mine hand unto them to bring them forth out of the land of Egypt into a land that I had espied for them, flowing with milk and honey, which is the glory of all lands, 7 then said I unto them: “Cast away every man of ye the abominations of his eyes, and defile not yourselves with the idols of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.” 8 But they rebelled against Me and would not hearken unto Me. They did not every man cast away the abominations of their eyes, neither did they forsake the idols of Egypt. “‘Then I said, “I will pour out My fury upon them, to accomplish My anger against them in the midst of the land of Egypt.” 9 But I wrought for My name’s sake, that it should not be polluted before the heathen among whom they were, in whose sight I made Myself known unto them in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.” (Ezekiel 20:6-9 KJ21)

“He brought them out after he had shown wonders and signs in the land of Egypt and in the Red Sea, and in the wilderness forty years.” (Acts 7:36 KJ21)

“For they themselves show of us what manner of entering in we had unto you, and how ye turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God,” (1 Thessalonians 1:9 KJ21)

“Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time,” (1 Peter 5:6 KJ21)



All Giza Pyramids in one shot. Русский: Все пи...

All Giza Pyramids in one shot. Русский: Все пирамиды Гизы на изображении. Español: Las Pirámides de Guiza (Egipto). Français : Les Pyramides de Gizeh (Egypte). Català: Les Piràmides de Giza, a Egipte. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Searching or overlooking God’s presence

Summerholiday season time to read the Bible

Holiday making and dreaming

Home-stayers and their to do list

Written by inspiration of God for our admonition, to whom it shall be imputed if they believe

Les épreuves, signes et prodiges de Dieu

Beproevende God heeft tekenen gegeven

Versuchungen, Zeichen, Wunder, Streit und eine mächtige Hand

The Aleppo Codex is a medieval manuscript of t...

The Aleppo Codex is a medieval manuscript of the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh), associated with Rabbi Aaron Ben Asher. The Masoretic scholars wrote it in the early 10th century, probably in Tiberias, Israel. It is in book form and contains the vowel points and grammar points (nikkudot) that specify the pronunciation of the ancient Hebrew letters to preserve the chanting tradition. It is perhaps the most historically important Hebrew manuscript in existence. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Additional reading

  1. God giving signs and producing wonders
  2. Written down in God’s Name
  3. The Almighty Lord God of gods King above all gods
  4. El-Shaddai God Almighty Who no-one may see and live
  5. Jehovah God Maker of the entire universe served by a well-trained army
  6. God’s will is that all sorts of men should be saved
  7. Scripture words written for our learning, given by inspiration of God for edification



Filed under Quotations from Holy Scriptures, Religious affairs

Beproevende God heeft tekenen gegeven



“32 Want vraag naar de vorige tijden, die vóór u geweest zijn, van dien dag af, dat God den mens op de aarde geschapen heeft, van het ene einde des hemels tot het andere, of ooit zulk ene grote zaak geschied of iets dergelijks ooit gehoord is, 33 dat een volk de stem Gods gehoord heeft uit het vuur sprekende, gelijk gij gehoord hebt, en in het leven is gebleven? 34 Of dat God beproefd heeft heen te gaan en zich een volk midden uit een volk te nemen door beproevingen, door tekenen, door wonderen, door strijd, en door een machtige hand en door een uitgestrekten arm, en door verschrikkelijke daden; gelijk de Heer, uw God, dit alles voor u gedaan heeft in Egypte voor uwe ogen? 35 Gij hebt het gezien, opdat gij weten zoudt, dat de Heer alleen God is, en niemand meer. 36 Van den hemel heeft Hij u zijne stem doen horen, om u te tuchtigen; en op de aarde heeft Hij u zijn groot vuur getoond, en zijne woorden hebt gij uit het vuur gehoord.” (Deuteronomium 4:32-36 NLB)

“Zo zult gij nu weten, dat de Heer, uw God, God is, een getrouw God, die het verbond en de barmhartigheid houdt aan degenen, die Hem liefhebben en zijne geboden onderhouden, tot in duizend geslachten;” (Deuteronomium 7:9 NLB)

“en Hij voerde ons uit Egypte met een machtige hand en een uitgestrekten arm, en met ene grote verschrikking door tekenen en wonderen,” (Deuteronomium 26:8 NLB)

“die grote beproevingen, die uwe ogen gezien hebben, die tekenen en die grote wonderen.” (Deuteronomium 29:3 NLB)

“Gelukkig zijt gij, o Israël; wie is u gelijk, o volk, gij, die zalig wordt door den Heer, die het schild uwer hulp en het zwaard uwer overwinning is. Uwen vijanden zal het mislukken, maar gij zult op hunne hoogten treden.” (Deuteronomium 33:29 NLB)

“en in al die machtige hand en in al die grote verschrikkingen, die Mozes gedaan heeft voor de ogen van geheel Israël.” (Deuteronomium 34:12 NLB)

“Maar Ik zal mijne hand uitstrekken en Egypte slaan met allerlei wonderen, welke Ik in deszelfs midden doen zal; daarna zal hij u laten trekken.” (Exodus 3:20 NLB)

“Maar Ik zal Farao’s hart verharden, opdat Ik vele mijner tekenen en wonderen doe in Egypteland.” (Exodus 7:3 NLB)

“Wanneer Farao tot u zal zeggen: Toont uwe wonderen, zo zult gij tot Aäron zeggen: Neem uwen staf en werp hem neder voor Farao, en hij zal ene slang worden.” (Exodus 7:9 NLB)

“19 En de Heer sprak tot Mozes: Zeg tot Aäron: Neem uwen staf en strek uwe hand uit over de wateren in Egypte, over hunne beken en stromen en zeeën en over al hunne waterpoelen, dat zij bloed worden; en er zij bloed in geheel Egypteland, beide in houten en stenen vaten. 20 En Mozes en Aäron deden alzó, gelijk de Heer hun geboden had, en hij hief den staf op en sloeg in het water, dat in den stroom was, voor Farao en zijne dienaren. En al het water in den stroom werd in bloed veranderd, 21 en de vissen in den stroom stierven, en de stroom werd stinkend, zodat de Egyptenaars het water uit den stroom niet konden drinken; en er werd bloed in geheel Egypteland.” (Exodus 7:19-21 NLB)

“2 Zeg dan nu voor de oren des volks, dat ieder man van zijnen naaste en elke vrouw van hare naaste zilveren en gouden vaten eise. 3 En de Heer gaf aan het volk genade in de ogen der Egyptenaren; en Mozes was een zeer groot man in Egypteland bij de dienaren van Farao en bij het volk. 4  En Mozes sprak: Dus zegt de Heer: Ik wil te middernacht uitgaan in Egypteland;” (Exodus 11:2-4 NLB)

“De Heer nu sprak tot Mozes: Farao hoort naar u niet, opdat vele mijner wonderen geschieden in Egypteland.” (Exodus 11:9 NLB)

“En de Heer sprak tot Mozes: Hoelang lastert dit volk Mij, en hoelang zullen zij niet aan Mij geloven, bij al de tekenen, welke Ik onder hen gedaan heb?” (Numeri 14:11 NLB)

“Ik stond te dier tijd tussen den Heer en u, om u het woord des Heren bekend te maken, toen gij voor het vuur vreesdet en niet op den berg gingt. En Hij sprak:” (Deuteronomium 5:5 NLB)

“Want wie is er van alle vlees, die zou kunnen horen de stem des levenden Gods, sprekende uit het vuur, gelijk wij, en levend blijven?” (Deuteronomium 5:26 NLB)

“door grote beproevingen, die uwe ogen gezien hebben, en door tekenen en wonderen, door een machtige hand en een uitgestrekten arm, met welke de Heer, uw God, u uitgevoerd heeft; alzo zal de Heer, uw God, doen aan alle volken, voor welke gij vreest.” (Deuteronomium 7:19 NLB)

“die grote beproevingen, die uwe ogen gezien hebben, die tekenen en die grote wonderen.” (Deuteronomium 29:3 NLB)

“10 en Gij hebt tekenen en wonderen gedaan aan Farao en al zijne knechten en aan al het volk zijns lands; want Gij erkendet, dat zij trots tegen hen waren, en hebt U een naam gemaakt, zoals het heden nog is. 11 En Gij hebt de zee voor hen vaneen gescheurd, dat zij droog midden door de zee gingen, en hebt hunne vervolgers in de diepte geworpen, als stenen in machtige wateren.” (Nehemia 9:10-11 NLB)

“verliet Gij hen nochtans niet in de woestijn, naar uwe grote barmhartigheid: de wolkkolom week niet van hen bij dag om hen te voeren op den weg, noch de vuurkolom bij nacht om hun licht te geven op den weg, dien zij gaan moesten.” (Nehemia 9:19 NLB)

“De zuilen des hemels sidderen en ontzetten zich voor zijn schelden.” (Job 26:11 NLB)

“3 De stem des Heren gaat over de wateren, de God der ere dondert; de Heer is op de grote wateren. 4 De stem des Heren gaat met macht, de stem des Heren gaat heerlijk.” (Psalmen 29:3-4 NLB)

“Voor hunner vaderen oog deed Hij wonderen in Egypteland, in het veld van Zoan.” (Psalmen 78:12 NLB)

“toen Hij zijne tekenen gedaan had in Egypte, en zijne wonderen in het land Zoan;” (Psalmen 78:43 NLB)

“48 en hunne kudden met vurige stralen; 49 toen Hij Engelen des verderfs onder hen zond, in zijnen grimmigen toorn, en ze liet razen, woeden en leed doen: 50 toen Hij zijnen toorn liet voortgaan, en hunnen zielen van den dood niet verschoonde, en hun leven overgaf aan de pestilentie; 51 toen Hij alle eerstgeborenen in Egypte sloeg, de eerstelingen hunner kracht in de hutten van Cham, 52 en zijn volk liet uittrekken als schapen, en hen leidde als een kudde in de woestijn; 53 en Hij leidde hen veilig, dat zij niet vreesden, maar de zee bedekte hunne vijanden.” (Psalmen 78:48-53 NLB)

“die deden zijne tekenen onder hen, en zijne wonderen in het land van Cham.” (Psalmen 105:27 NLB)

“wonderen in het land van Cham, geduchte daden aan de Schelfzee.” (Psalmen 106:22 NLB)

“20 Gij, die in Egypteland tekenen en wonderen gedaan hebt tot op dezen dag, zo aan Israël als aan andere mensen, en U een naam hebt gemaakt gelijk het te dezen dage is, 21 en uw volk Israël uit Egypteland hebt gevoerd door tekenen en wonderen, door een machtige hand en door een uitgestrekten arm en door grote verschrikking,” (Jeremia 32:20-21 NLB)

“en men hoorde de vleugels der cherubs ruisen tot buiten het voorhof, als de stem des almachtigen Gods, wanneer Hij spreekt!” (Ezechiël 10:5 NLB)

“6 Maar Ik hief terzelfder tijd mijne hand op om hen te voeren uit Egypteland naar een land, hetwelk Ik voor hen uitgezocht had, dat van melk en honig vloeit, hetwelk het sieraad is van alle landen; 7 en Ik sprak tot hen: Ieder werpe de gruwelen voor zijne ogen weg en verontreinigt u niet aan de afgoden van Egypte, want Ik ben de Heer uw God. 8 Maar zij waren Mij ongehoorzaam en wilden Mij niet horen; niemand van hen wierp de gruwelen zijner ogen weg en zij verlieten de afgoden van Egypte niet. Toen dacht Ik mijne grimmigheid over hen uit te storten en al mijnen toorn over hen te laten gaan in het midden van Egypteland. 9 Maar Ik liet het om mijns naams wil, opdat hij niet ontheiligd werd in de ogen der volken, onder welke zij waren, voor wier ogen Ik mij aan hen bekend zou maken door hen uit te voeren uit Egypteland.” (Ezechiël 20:6-9 NLB)

“Deze leidde hen uit, en deed wonderen en tekenen in Egypte, in de Rode zee, en in de woestijn, veertig jaren.” (Handelingen 7:36 NLB)

“want zijzelf verkondigen van u, wat ingang wij bij u gehad hebben, en hoe gij van de afgoden bekeerd zijt tot God, om de levende en ware God te dienen,” (1 Thessalonicen 1:9 NLB)

“Zo verootmoedigt u dan onder de machtige hand Gods, opdat Hij u verhoge op zijnen tijd.” (1 Petrus 5:6 NLB)




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Written by inspiration of God for our admonition, to whom it shall be imputed if they believe

Les épreuves, signes et prodiges de Dieu

Versuchungen, Zeichen, Wunder, Streit und eine mächtige Hand

English: Neem, Margosa, Neeb, Nimtree, Nimba, ...

Wonderen in de natuur – Wonders in nature – English: Neem, Margosa, Neeb, Nimtree, Nimba, Vepu, Vempu, Vepa, Bevu, Veppam, Aarya Veppu or Indian-lilac Azadirachta indica in Hyderabad, India. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Vindt ook:

  1. God die Zijn stem laat horen en Zijn wonderwerken laat zien
  2. Elohim, Mar-Yah laat Zijn wonderwerken zien
  3. Opgetekend in je hoofd wat is neergetekend
  4. Vom Himel hat er dich seine stimme hören lassen
  5. Etre témoin de ces choses, afin que tu connusses que c’est l’Eternel qui est Dieu
  6. Elohim, Mar-Yah showing His wonders
  7. No other god besides Jehovah who gives all explanation
  8. To know God by wonders



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