BIBLE CUSTOMS AND CURIOSITIES (GOD’S HOT JUDGMENT)

12c83efa4d0baf8aa39a48a40a173da8

In Jeremiah compared the judgment of God against His sinful people with a fire heated by a blacksmith. The fire was intensified with air from a bellows until it became intense enough to heat metal for shaping by the blacksmith’s hammer (read Isa 2;4).

The bellows of Bible times was a long bag made of animal skin that was placed on the ground in front of the fire. the blacksmith stepped on the bag to expel air into the fire, then pulled it open with a rope to fill it with air again.

JEREMIAH 6:29 – The bellows are burned [blow fiercely, NIV], the lead is consumed of the fire. 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.