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Which best represents the problem with the comment?
God surely gets no "pleasure in the death of the wicked". ( Ezekiel 18:32). To understand David correctly we must see it as the Holy Spirit and inspired scripture; although there were those enemies of his that he wanted to see eliminated. It wasn't for the sake of a personal vendetta; as can be seen by his patience with the "anointed of the Lord" ( 1 Samuel 24:6). Even when his own sin took Saul; David mourned over his death. We can look at Judas Iscariot and the prophecy ( Psalm 41:9). This was a man deliberately chosen and called who was predestined to be the son of perdition. Nonetheless; giving him the sop was said to be something honoring a person right before Satan entered him and he went off to betray him. (see John 13:29). Loving our enemies therefore is personal; whereas our attitude toward destruction is impersonal. Only God can make the personal judgment; and tdhat is impartial.
Therefore; the general message is the blessing of rightous (verse 11 and 12) and the destruction of the wicked because of their sins making them deserving of such a fate.
You can find your answer in Matthew 22:22-30.
Praise the Lord! May He bless you with understanding and wisdom in your studies, Dawn!
"And this is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, Whom You have sent." John 17:3
Our relationship with the only true God is the reason God created man as He did-to know Him. Think about the goodness of having eyes, ears, etc. to observe His revelation of Himself in history; of our minds that can think, reason, and store what is learned from His revelation; for language by which we speak and read about Him and His revelation of Himself as well as words to praise and worship Him; our emotions so that we can be moved by His love for us and return it back to Him; our ability compose music and song to praise Him with; our spiritual nature to yearn for Him and be regenerated by the Holy Spirit to believe and receive Him within us. The goodness of God is boundless like all of His attributes. Knowing that in His wisdom He designed us in such a good way to enter into profound relationship with the Creator and Maker of all things despite our creaturely limitations and His unsearchable, infinite, perfect, pure, holy, transcendent nature. How wonderful that He made it so that we can know enough of Him in this life and the next for us to be completely satisfied in Him, even though we cannot come close to knowing ALL that He is!
The physical, medical, emotional, and political turmoil we face stem from our spiritual problems. Our relationship with God must be healed and we must reconcile our selves unto God. We already have the remedy before us. It is found in His Word. It is found in the Lord Jesus Christ. 1 john1:9
what a great salvation
Here's one of many answers in the scripture to your statement /question,
""we are born to be vessels to carry what's within that some will make it and others will not some of us are born to guide and others to destroy what do you think?""
You're right we are vessels of clay, but these vessels has to be cleansed by the only one that is able, Our great high priest and savior Jesus Christ. Then only we can live a life acceptable to God.
Romans 3:23-25 (KJV) For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;
Being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus:
Whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in his blood, to declare his righteousness for the remission of sins that are past, through the forbearance of God;
I see you referenced Allah, May I ask are you Muslim?
The dead shall rise and the bones mend and breath re-enters. Satan and those full of pride are defeated and those who walk in falsehood are destroyed.
The humble say "What a mighty God we serve."