“Behold, I send My messenger,
And he will prepare the way before Me.
And the Lord, whom you seek,
Will suddenly come to His temple,
Even the Messenger of the covenant,
In whom you delight.
Behold, He is coming,”
Says the LORD of hosts.” – Mal. 3:1
This message from Malachi the prophet is a message of warning. The verses before describe what the Lord is upset about – upset with His people, the Church.
“Judah has dealt treacherously,
And an abomination has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem,
For Judah has profaned
The LORD’s holy institution which He loves:
He has married the daughter of a foreign god.” – Mal. 2:11 Continue reading