My Heart is for Israel

In my last post, we began to examine the last of the prophecies that Yesha’yahu had received from Adonaiagainst the nations surrounding Isra’el and Y’hudah, A Prophecy Against Tzor (Tyre) ~ Yesha’yahu 23:1-10. Unfortunately, I got caught up going down a rabbit trail, and we didn’t get beyond verse 1. In this post, we will explore the full passage.

In the twenty-third chapter of Yesha’yahu, we come to the final judgment pronounced on the nations surrounding Isra’el andY’hudah. Here, judgment is declared on the Phoenician city of Tzor (Tyre), in present-day Lebanonnot far from the northern border of Isra’elon the Mediterranean Sea. So capable a seafaring people were the people of Tzor that there has been speculation that they reached the shores of North America. [1] And, because they used their navy for commerce as well as for conquest, they grew very…

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