Book Review: The Harbinger

Book Review: The Harbinger

Last week I continued our study of Isaiah with a sermon from Isaiah 9:8-10:4. Isaiah's main point in these verses is simple. Our greatest need is to be delivered from the wrath of God. 

Several people have asked for my perspective on a particular verse in this section, Isaiah 9:10, which reads, "The bricks have fallen, but we will build with dressed stones; the sycamores have been cut down, but we will put cedars in their place." A New York Times best seller written by Jonathan Cahn, The Harbingerclaims that this verse and the prophecies following it hold the secret to America's future.

I haven't been able to read Cahn's book myself. But in case you already have or are considering reading it soon, you should read this insightful review by Tim Challies. I found his critique persuasive, especially the danger of presuming America is God's chosen people.  

Posted by Matthew Williams

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