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Generally names described their bearer in that time (and on many places today) . It was supposed to convey most important characteristic of a person. God's name 'Yahweh' mean 'I'm'. That define God is not bounded by time and exist outside of time. It also means he does not change. His declarations and promises are thus eternal. This is source of security ...


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The Church Fathers would say, ‘Yes’. For example, St. Ambrose, On the Holy Spirit, Book I, Ch. IX Who, then, is He by the wound of Whose stripes we are healed but Christ the Lord? of Whom the same Isaiah prophesied His stripes were our healing...1 St. Athanasius, Discourse I Against the Arians, Ch. XIII And to miss the person was the lot of ...


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The Bible Uses the Word Prophetess 8 times Exodus 15:20 - Mariam Judges4:4 - Deborah 2 Kings 22:14 - Huldah 2 Chronicles 34:22 - Huldah Nehemiah 6:14 - Noadiah Isaiah 8:3 - ? Luke 2:36 - Ana Revelation 2:20 - Jezebel > False Prophetess


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“The HOUSE OF JUDAH shall again take root” Whatever messianic hopes were later read into Isaiah’s message, the image of the ‘stump of Jesse,’ in its original time and original context, did not foretell the death of their righteous king but was a picture of Jerusalem’s current crisis. Though the ‘godless’ nation to the north, the Kingdom of Israel, had ...


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Jason: If you assume that the prophecy in Isaiah 53 actually begins at Isaiah 52:13 -- a line that uses the future tense -- then the text will read much differently than taught in church. We need to start at chapter 52 because the person described in chapter 53 is just described as "he." Who is "he"? Verse 52:13 begins the narration saying, "Behold, My ...


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Isaiah did not write in the past tense. Biblical Hebrew does not employ tenses in the same way as English or Greek do. Isaiah wrote this chapter in perfect aspect ie he saw the actions of the verbs as whole/ complete without respect to their timing1 Prophecy is often presented in the perfect aspect as it is direct revelation from God the actions are not ...



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