Malachi

Preaching Pointers from Malachi

I have to be honest and say that within my lifetime, I haven’t heard too many sermons from the book of Malachi. Typically, the primary verse found in every stewardship sermon, or the moment in worship where scripture is read before tithes and offering, or th... Read More »

The Christian Hope

SWBTS Chapel sermon called The Christian Hope by Southwestern professor Dr. Stephen Presley. Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – Harold Freeman (1990)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. Harold Freeman. Read More »

SWBTS Chapel – James Draper (1987)

SWBTS Chapel sermon by Dr. James Draper. Read More »

The Influence of Malachi Upon the New Testament

There is no explicit reference to Malachi – either the prophet or the book – in the New Testament. The influence of Malachi upon the New Testament must therefore be determined by a consideration of the quotations from and allusions to the book. &nb... Read More »

Preaching from Malachi

As any perceptive reader knows, the more one reads a particular author with appreciation, the more one tends to think as the author thinks. Can we apply this adage to the reading of the Bible? It would be pre­sumptuous to believe that we can think as God thin... Read More »

The Shape of Theology in the Book of Malachi

Theological Introduction After Solomon died Israel split into two inde­ pendent nations: the Northern Kingdom (also referred to as Israel), larger in size and military strength but weaker in religion; and the Southern Kingdom (referred to as Judah), only a ru... Read More »

An Exposition of Malachi

I. Introduction (1:1) The opening verse of Malachi serves as a superscription or introduction to the entire book. It states three important facts: (1) what follows is the word of God, (2) it is addressed to the people called Israel, and (3) it is communicated ... Read More »