Ezekiel 9:1 – 11
Jeremiah 9:1 – 26
Proverbs 14:34 (NKJV)
34Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a reproach to any people.
I A picture of a good nation
II Prominent sins in our time
III What we need in our time
Ezekiel 9:4 (NKJV)
4and the Lord said to him, “Go through the midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem, and put a mark on the foreheads of the men who sigh and cry over all the abominations that are done within it.”
Matthew 5:4 (NKJV)
4Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted.
Jeremiah 29:7 (NKJV)
7And seek the peace of the city where I have caused you to be carried away captive, and pray to the Lord for it; for in its peace you will have peace.
Jeremiah 9:1 (NKJV)
1Oh, that my head were waters, And my eyes a fountain of tears, That I might weep day and night For the slain of the daughter of my people!
Psalm 119:136 (NKJV)
136Rivers of water run down from my eyes, Because men do not keep Your law.