Bible Study Courses » Isaiah 40:1-31 Exploring the Passage

Below are some preliminary questions to assist in the study of this passage. For a comprehensive study of the passage, download the Study Guide (PDF download). 1. Isaiah hears a voice issue the command, “Prepare the way for Jehovah!” and make the promise, “The glory of Jehovah will be revealed, and all mankind—all those who are flesh—shall see it together.”

The Turn Toward Hope: Verse Commentary on Isaiah 40

And I said, "What shall I cry?" "All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field. 7 The grass withers and the flowers fall, because the breath of the LORD blows on them. Surely the people are grass. 8 The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God stands forever." 6.

Study Guide for Job 40 by David Guzik - Blue Letter Bible

He eats grass like an ox. See now, his strength is in his hips, And his power is in his stomach muscles. He moves his tail like a cedar; The sinews of his thighs are tightly knit. His bones are like beams of bronze, His ribs like bars of iron. He is the first of the ways …

All Flesh Is Grass - Bible Topics, Commentaries, Addresses ...

It results in a better future for us than withering away like grass. Isaiah 40 tells us plainly that the grass withers, the flower fades, 'but the word of our God stands for ever'. This is the same contrast we saw in Psalm 102. we see the incorruption of God's abiding word as …

Dream Bible - The Online Guide To Dream Interpretation

Welcome to The Dream Bible. A free online A to Z dream dictionary dedicated to helping people understand the meaning of their dreams. Unlike other dream interpretation websites or books we extensively research dream symbols by interviewing people about the events occurring in their lives at the time of their dreams.

15 Bible verses about Like Grass

For they will wither quickly like the grass. And fade like the green herb. Psalm 90:5-6. You have swept them away like a flood, they fall asleep; In the morning they are like grass which sprouts anew. In the morning it flourishes and sprouts anew; Toward …

1 Peter 1:24 For, "All flesh is like grass ... - Bible Hub

Verse 24. - For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away. St. Peter quotes Isaiah 40:6-8, in illustration of his assertion that the Word of God abideth forever.The quotation is from the Septuagint. St. Peter follows that version in omitting part of ver. 7; but he slightly varies the words, writing ...

Psalm 5 Bible Commentary - Charles H. Spurgeon’s Treasury ...

Exposition - Explanatory Notes and Quaint Sayings Hints to the Village Preacher TITLE. "To the Chief Musician upon Nehiloth, a Psalm of David." The Hebrew word Nehiloth is taken from another word, signifying "to perforate;" "to bore through," whence it comes to mean a pipe or a flute; so that this song was probably intended to be sung with an accompaniment of wind instruments, such as the horn ...

BibleTrack: Bible Commentary - Psalm 102, 103, 104

3 For my days are consumed like smoke, and my bones are burned as an hearth. 4 My heart is smitten, and withered like grass; so that I forget to eat my bread. 5 By reason of the voice of my groaning my bones cleave to my skin. 6 I am like a pelican of the wilderness: I am like an owl of the desert.

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9. God Humbles Nebuchadnezzar (Daniel 4) | Bible.org

Jun 22, 2012·The only thing we should ever brag about is that we know the Lord! (Jeremiah 9:24) Note to Teacher: King Nebuchadnezzar reigned from 605 BC–562 BC. There is a notable absence of any record of acts or decrees by King Nebuchadnezzar during 582 to 575 BC. - Gleason L. Archer, Vol 7 Expositor’s Bible Commentary.

Enduring Word Bible Commentary James Chapter 1

A. Trials and wisdom. 1. (1) A Greeting from James. James, a bondservant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad: Greetings. a. James: There are several men named James mentioned in the New Testament, but reliable tradition assigns this book to the one called James the Just, the half-brother of Jesus ...

Psalm 103 Bible Commentary - Charles H. Spurgeon’s ...

As for man, his days are as grass. He lives on the grass, and lives like the grass. Corn is but educated grass, and man, who feeds on it, partakes of its nature. The grass lives, grows, flowers, falls beneath the scythe, dries up, and is removed from the field: read this sentence over again, and you will …

Luke 3 Bible Commentary - Matthew Henry (concise)

Commentary on Luke 3:21,22. (Read Luke 3:21,22) Christ did not confess sin, as others did, for he had none to confess; but he prayed, as others did, and kept up communion with his Father. Observe, all the three voices from heaven, by which the Father bare witness to the Son, were pronounced while he was praying, or soon after, Luke 9:35; John ...

Psalm 103:15-22 - NCV - Human life is like grass; we grow ...

Psalm 103:15-22. 15 Human life is like grass; we grow like a flower in the field. 16 After the wind blows, the flower is gone, and there is no sign of where it was. 17 But the Lord's love for those who respect him continues forever and ever, and his goodness continues to their grandchildren.

Commentary on Psalm 103:1-8 - Working Preacher from Luther ...

Aug 22, 2010·Commentary on Psalm 103:1-8. Of the texts that the lectionary pitches for this Sunday (Luke 13, Hebrews 12, Isaiah 58, Psalm 103), I suggest letting the first three go by and taking a cut at the fourth. For the preacher or teacher, Psalm 103 (considered as a whole) is the equivalent of a fat pitch, right down the middle, right over the plate.

Psalm 23 - Free Bible Commentary in Easy English

We can say, “The LORD is MY shepherd.” What Psalm 23 means. Verses 1–2: God is like a shepherd. In Israel, sheep followed their shepherd. The man that wrote Psalm 23 said: · he makes me to lie down in green fields: these were fields where the grass was new. Grass is a plant that grows in fields. Cows and sheep eat grass.

Faith and Courage. Bible study on faith and courage.

Bible study on faith and courage. Faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen (Heb. 11:1). Courage is the ability to do something that frightens us.

Enduring Word Bible Commentary Psalm 90

He added this picture: a thousand years is like grass which grows up in the morning and in the evening it is cut down and withers. God’s perspective of time’s passing is very different from ours. 2. (7-8) God’s judgment on their open and secret sins. For we have been consumed by Your anger, And by Your wrath we …

Luke 3 Bible Commentary - Matthew Henry (concise)

Commentary on Luke 3:21,22. (Read Luke 3:21,22) Christ did not confess sin, as others did, for he had none to confess; but he prayed, as others did, and kept up communion with his Father. Observe, all the three voices from heaven, by which the Father bare witness to the Son, were pronounced while he was praying, or soon after, Luke 9:35; John ...

Isaiah 40:31 - Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary ...

Adam Clarke Commentary. Verse Isaiah 40:31. They shall mount up with wings as eagles - "They shall put forth fresh feathers like the moulting eagle"] It has been a common and popular opinion that the eagle lives and retains his vigour to a great age; and that, beyond the common lot of other birds, he moults in his old age, and renews his feathers, and with them his youth.

Book of Joel Overview - Insight for Living Ministries

A strong dose of apocalyptic imagery like we find in Joel might just do the trick of opening your eyes to the necessity of faithfully following after God every moment of your life. Robert B. Chisholm, Jr., "Joel," in The Bible Knowledge Commentary: Old Testament , ed. John F. Walvoord and Roy B. Zuck (Wheaton, Ill.: Victor Books, 1985), 1412.

All Flesh Is Grass - Bible Topics, Commentaries, Addresses ...

It results in a better future for us than withering away like grass. Isaiah 40 tells us plainly that the grass withers, the flower fades, 'but the word of our God stands for ever'. This is the same contrast we saw in Psalm 102. we see the incorruption of God's abiding word as …

Isaiah 40:8 - The grass withers and the flowers fall, but ...

Isaiah 40:8. The grass withereth, the flower fadeth Which is repeated, to raise attention to it, as being a matter of importance, and for the confirmation of it: but the word of our God shall stand for ever; the Apostle Peter adds, by way of explanation, and this is the word, which by the Gospel is preached unto you; who seems to distinguish the word from the Gospel, by which it is preached ...

Isaiah 51:12 Commentaries: "I, even I, am He ... - Bible Hub

Isaiah 51:12-13. I, even I, am he that comforteth you — “They prayed,” says Henry, “for the operations of his power: he answers them with the consolations of his grace; which may well be accepted as an equivalent. I, even I, he says, will do it: he had ordered his ministers to do it, chap. 40:1; but, because they cannot reach the heart, he takes the work into his own hands; he will do ...

Revelation 9:4 Commentary - Bible Study Tools

Revelation 9:4. they were commanded. Like the horseman of the third seal (Rev. Rev. 6:6 + ), the destructive abilities of the locusts is specifically limited by the permission of God. See commentary on Revelation 6:2. not to harm the grass of the earth, or any green thing, or any tree. Here we see the reason why the last three woes—the last ...