The Prophet Isaiah Michelangelo Buonarroti 1475-1564 Source: Art and the Bible Source: Art and the Bible

Introduction

The Old Testament Prophets used metaphoric language on numerous occasions to describe ‘Day of the Lord’ Judgement. Jesus also spoke in similar metaphoric language when He described His Coming in Judgement, this language was easily understood by the Jewish audience of His generation.

I have chosen a selection of prophesies where Prophetic Metaphoric Language was used to proclaim God’s Judgement on specific nations and Old Covenant Israel. The Lord always kept His Word, but used various practical methods to accomplish it.

In effect, the metaphoric language used to describe these events should not be taken literally. Read More>>

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