Jesus the king and priest

Religion: Is the Church the New Israel? Part 3

In the restoration of Israel, the Lion from the Tribe of Judah is going to fulfill both positions, the King and the Priest.

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Joash, Manasseh, Hezekiah and Josiah, good kings of Israel

Religion: Studying 2 Chronicles: Joash, Hezekiah, Manessah and Josiah

it is so disappointing to read how these godly young men lose their senses later in life and go astray. They fall in love with themselves and what their fleshly hands have established, their worth in this world, earthly pleasures, etc. It is really all bagged up in 1 John 2:16, “For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the boastful pride of life, is not from the Father, but is from the world.”