Reading Assignment

Things To Consider

  1. God is bringing formal charges against his people.
  2. God speaks of the sins of the people and the priests.
  3. Idolatry is seeking answers and satisfaction outside of God, not just the worship of graven and carved icons.
  4. God warns Judah not to become like Israel.
  5. There is an ongoing pattern of disobedience.
  6. Religion cannot substitute for obedience.
  7. The verdict is guilty and the picture of judgment is moth, dry rot, an incurable wound, and a rampaging lion.