By Andrew E. Hill
The Chronicles are greater than a historical past of old Israel less than the ascent and rule of the Davidic dynasty. they're a tale whose grand topic is desire. nice battles are fought, heroes and tyrants vie for energy, Israel splits into rival kingdoms, and the soul of God’s holy kingdom oscillates among faithlessness and revival. but above this tossing sea of human occasions, God’s covenant gives you reign untroubled and ultimate. First and moment Chronicles are a story steeped within the top and worst of the human heart—but also they are a revelation of Yahweh at paintings, forwarding his reasons in the course of fallible humans. God has a plan to which he's dedicated. this present day, as then, God redirects our imaginative and prescient from our situations during this turbulent global to the surety of his state, and to himself as our resource of self belief and peace. Exploring the hyperlinks among the Bible and our personal occasions, Andrew E. Hill stocks views on 1 and a couple of Chronicles that show ageless truths for our twenty-first-century lives. such a lot Bible commentaries take us on a one-way journey from our international to the realm of the Bible. yet they depart us there, assuming that we will by some means make the go back trip on our personal. They specialize in the unique that means of the passage yet don’t talk about its modern program. the knowledge they give is valuable—but the activity is just part performed! The NIV program observation sequence is helping carry either halves of the interpretive activity jointly. This precise, award-winning sequence exhibits readers tips to carry an old message into our postmodern context. It explains not just what the Bible intended but additionally the way it speaks powerfully today.
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1 and 2 Chronicles (The NIV Application Commentary) by Andrew E. Hill