Joel 1:15 – Locusts and The Divine Destroyer

In Joel, Zephaniah

Destroying locusts are the dominant image of the book of Joel. As it relates to the character of God, the obvious question to ask is, “Who’s in charge?” Joel suggests that God controls the locusts on the “Day of the Lord” “The day of the LORD is near, the day …

Joel & Zephaniah Audio, 2007

In Joel, Zephaniah

These two books speak of the final day of judgment and of the final end of sin and sinners. How are the wicked destroyed in the end? Are they consumed by a literal fire? What causes the suffering? Is the final end of sinners due to the destructive nature of …