The Consolation of “Israel”

I am on business on the south coast once again. The term Consolation of Israel appears in Luke 2. There were house groups scattered over Jerusalem meeting because they had a conviction that a major change was about to take place. We need to examine the type of times they were in Israel in those days. 1. There was prophetic silence: from Malachi till then there was no official prophetic voice. There was no real move of God. 2. There was built a glory less temple: Herod the Great tore down Zerrubabel’s temple, to build a majestic one, but was … Continue reading The Consolation of “Israel”