Curse

A Call For God to Judge The Wicked - Psalms 109:14 – 109:20 (commentary)

This is another of the imprecatory (cursing) psalms. The curser prays that the man might be charged with his parents sins. “Let the iniquity of his fathers be remembered” (v. 14). It seems that David’s enemies wanted to go back and dredge up the sins of his forbears and …

The Woman in the Measuring Basket - Zechariah 5:1 – 5:11 (commentary)

In this chapter we have two visions, by which “the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men.” God will do great and kind things for His people, which the faithful sons of Israel shall rejoice in, but “let the sinners i …

Shimei Curses David - II Samuel 16:1 – 16:23 (commentary)

David meets Ziba, the servant of Methibosheth, as he starts down the backside of the Mount of Olives (v. 1). Ziba had two donkeys that were carrying 200 loaves of bread, 100 clusters of raisins, 100 figs, and some wine. David asked him who all of this was for and he replied that …