It was a happy day. By the mouths of Ezekiel and Jeremiah, the Lord had promised Israel would return home and reconstruct his Temple, and that day was at hand. (Ezra 1:1) It was a happy day. The Lord had moved the heart of Cyrus, King of Persia, and he had used all his power and … More Old Men Crying
Originally, Adam, Noah, Job, and Abraham were priests of God. They were the ones responsible for offering sacrifices and leading acceptable worship in their local parishes. Following this dispensation in biblical history, the Aaronic priesthood came into play. Worship in individual households was augmented by corporate worship in the larger assembly. Fathers and mothers were still to train their … More Where Is Your Clerical Collar?