Heaven sent Jesus to redeem from hell based on choices in life. The hell grave in Hebrew sheol; Greek hades is unseen world of spirits of torment of those who perish in Numbers 16:30. The people rejoice in Jerusalem by salvation in Christ. God is exalted because of HIS manifestation of justice by Son Jesus Holy righteous favour or desolate to become vast deserted lands. The Lamb Jesus Christ in John 21:15 saves the poor and persecuted. In Ezekiel 39:18 the rich and great in 1 Corinthians 1:26 – 27 face justice. In John 10:16 the Gentiles Jesus Christ bring are partakers of the God’s privileges in Romans 11:17. The Christian Church will worship God in freedom, released from legal bondage in John 4:23, Galatians 5:1 from sin. The sin provokes Divine judgment by guilt, for punishment due to wickedness. All those wise in their own eyes so think knows better prophet reject warnings in Isaiah 29:14 Isaiah 29:15. Self-indulgent intoxicated by power in Proverbs 9:2
decay by the outward manifestation of riches, prosperity, perish in Job 18:16, Malachi 4:1, 2 Kings 22:13 & 17. Refers to earthquake in days of Uzziah Amos 1:1, Zechariah 14:5. The earth trembled in presence of God ( Jeremiah 4:24 , Habakkuk 3:6, Isaiah 9:12, Isaiah 9:17 Isaiah 9:21, 10:4. Calamities of heavier judgment pending in Leviticus 26:14. As God’s whistles in Zechariah 10:8 calls nations to Israel like bees swamp them in Deuteronomy 1:44, Psalms 118:12. Fulfilment took place by siege Roman Titus battle distress clouds destruction. God gives sure sign promised expected Messiah in Isaiah 7:10-16. The ungodly men punished in distressing confusion, lost. They made God enemy not a friend so prophet teaches them to despise enemies of God faith to depend on God. Ahaz, in fear called two princes. but prophet God’s firebrands of earth, consume all before them. Ahaz defeated because evil counsel offence to God that scorns scorners did not succeed ruined themselves. Isaiah urges people to rely on God by Faith as absolutely necessary. Those resolved they will not trust God but tempt HIM the prophet reproves in Divine revelation for grievous unbelief that man shall not make promise of God void. The LORD HIMSELF gives a sign in the Messiah born preserves blessings in you in Glorious manner of Holy Spirit’s Virgin birth. Strong consolations in time of trouble is derived from Christ in our relationship, interest and expectations from Him. His sign follows destruction of the princes terrorising Judah enemy forces forsaken by their kings. So God’s Divine Saviour is a reliable support to the hopes of believers, thankful for the Word made flesh dwelling among us. He is our source of confidence, trust to love God in Christ for believers in promises of God. But God’s enemies hear alarm of God’s wrath judgments. The LORD Will change of the face of pleasant lands and deal with sinful people who reject Jesus.Agriculture would cease drought follow without rain causes famines starvation. Sorrows of every kind will come upon all who neglect God’s great salvation. All who remain fruitful by the Grace, the LORD Jehovah Jireh sustains but despite compassion enemy fruits grow no more forever. God patent owner of their lands and resources destroys it all by rejecting Jesus. FINAL PRESERVATION is COMING OF MESSIAH again to deal with enemies of God. Jesus reign is a historical fact in Though Syria, Pekah Israel confederates advanced against Jerusalem campaign and smote Ahaz with a great slaughter in 2 Chronicles 28:5 these kingdoms are no match against God. Egypt favoured to punish Israel by God’s plan kingdoms in Isaiah 7:18, 2Kings 17:4 Hoshea form league with Egypt. Rezin, Pekah, Ahaz’ caused invasion of Judah. Ahaz, inroad of his enemies: 2 Chronicles 28:1-26 and 2 Kings 15:37, Isaiah 16:5 defeat despite Isaiah’s warning did not rely on God. In Damascus slew Rezin in 2 Kings 15:29; 16:9 Israel made captive. Ahaz saved at sacrifice of Judah’s independence pays large tribute continued till overthrow of Sennacherib under Hezekiah in Isaiah 37:37, 2Kings 16:8; 2Kings 16:17; 2Kings 16:18, 2Chronicles 28:20. For David’s sake God’s Love in everlasting covenant in Matthew 1:23 is fully realized in the birth of “woman’s seed” in Genesis 3:15 to bruise serpent’s head and to deliver captives in Jeremiah 31: 22, Micah 5:3. Messianic New Testament fulfilled in Revelation 19:10. Virgin Mary births “Immanuel,” God with us in John 1:14, Revelation 21: 3, Son of God, Wonderful Counsellor in Isaiah 8:18, Mighty God. In Isaiah 7:15-16 Jesus Christ born literally manifested in Scripture. Jesus’ first food was honey Judges 14:8, 1 Samuel 14:25, Matthew 3:4. Immanuel Jesus Christ fed as other infants in Luke 2:52,Isaiah 7:22. So Child knows good and evil as KING of Kings in prophecy. A Jerusalem siege foiled in 2Kings 16:5 by encamped Ephraim ten tribes. Ahaz cut off of water supply from the enemy secured city. In Isaiah 22:9, 2 Chronicles 32:4 say remnant return in Isaiah 6:13 standing memorial to Ahaz and Israel’s calamity in Isaiah 7:17-25, Isaiah 8:6-8 not totally destroyed Isaiah 10:21-22. The aqueduct reservoir supplies city at foot of Zion as Fount Siloah , Nehemiah 3:15,;9:7 called Gihon, west of Jerusalem in 2Chronicles 32:30. The pools supplied Upper and Old Jerusalem Isaiah 22:11 in King’s in Nehemiah 2:14 and Lower in Isaiah 22:9. Upper pool seen from Jaffa gate highway leads to fullers’ field near water washing by aqueduct. The enemy seems greater in Isaiah 7:8 but to God is harmless usurper 2 Kings 15:25. Scheme divide a large portion territory between themselves to set up vassal king of their over the rest. Israel’s capital remains so not conquered by those possessing own dominions. Israel exiled is carried away Manasseh king of Judah as prophesied Ezra 4:2:3 :10, 2Kings 17:24, 2 Chronicles 33:11. God, Head of theocracy, destroys enemies of HIS people relying on HIM. A miracle assures us of God’s fulfilment of HIS promises in saving Jerusalem in Isaiah 37:30 Isaiah 38:7-8. Signs pledges future Mount of God to Jesus Christ in Romans 10:67-7 for keeping HIS laws in Deuteronomy 6:16. Matthew 4:7 says God’s sends HIS miraculous sign offered in Christ. Ahaz negotiated with Assyria in idolatry in 2 Kings 16:7, 2 Kings 16:2-3,:4:10. Men’s distrust God, trust in own devices but profess reverence for God. Ahaz wants Jehovah God’s Sign while seeking local god of Syria not powerful common heathen notion in Isaiah 10:10, 11:36:18-20 trust in God degenerate into distrust. Wants proof from God but sign Ahaz publicly rejects against God and is reproved. God’s Whistle to brings bees and flies from the Nile canal rivers in Isaiah 19:5-7, 23:3 plagues in Exodus 8:21. Numerous troublesome foes from Egypt in Deuteronomy 1:44, Psalms 118 : 12. Flies and bees in “desolate valleys used as God’s instrument of devastation of Israel beyond Euphrates that Abram crossed. Isaiah 7: 18 says Abundance in desolate land grows with cattle, sheep, goats, butter, milkcream food resources for inhabitants left. Honey is abundant bees and so find wildflowers valuable vineyards of thousand vines. Vineyards cultivation is productive in barren land is a vast hunting ground, abounding in wild beasts Jeremiah 49:19 with plants in Isaiah 5:6.