On this dialog on the e-book of Ezra, Aaron Messner—senior pastor of Westmister Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia—helps academics perceive the distinctive time and place of the occasions described on this e-book. The motion takes place close to the top of Israel’s Previous Testomony historical past and options distinctive characters—Cyrus, king of Persia; Zerubbabel from the kingly line of David; Jeshua, a Levite; and Ezra, a direct descendant of Aaron the excessive priest. Messner additionally provides academics instruments for coping with challenges within the e-book, together with two chapters of prolonged genealogies and an account of repentance that leads to Israelite males separating from their overseas wives.
Take heed to this episode of Assist Me Educate the Bible.
- Ezra and Nehemiah (Tyndale Commentaries) by Derek Kidner
- Exalting Jesus in Ezra and Nehemiah (Christ-Centered Exposition) by James M. Hamilton
- Ezra and Nehemiah: A 12-Week Research (Understanding the Bible) by Kathleen B. Nielson
- The Message of Ezra & Haggai (Bible Speaks Immediately) by Robert Fyall
- Sermon texts on Ezra-Nehemiah by Dale Ralph Davis