God’s Judgement and Mercy

Talk 6 of 6 in series: Amos 2012 St. Andrew’s Cathedral

Amos 8-9

1. Still More Visions of Judgement

a. summer fruits

  i. the unjust society

  ii. God’s just punishment

b. the altar

  i. no escape

  ii. from the creator

  iii. from the Lord of nations

  iv. the nation shaken with a sieve

2. The Promise of Restoration

a. the kingdom of David

b. the nations in the kingdom

c. the wealth in Promised land

3. The Take Home Message of Amos

a. The LORD God

  i. creator

  ii. rules nations

  iii. rules history

  iv. reveals by prophets

  v. rules by justice

  vi. responds to plea for mercy

b. Israel

  i. present blindness

  ii. future destruction

  iii. international restoration

c. True Religion

  i. not ritual

  ii. but justice righteousness

  iii. repentance

  iv. Christ the Son of David

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