Jer 2:22 "For
though thou wash thee with nitre, and take thee much soap, yet thine iniquity
is marked before me, saith the Lord GOD."
".yet thine iniquity is marked before me ."
Explanation of the Text
God sees the marks
"For though thou wash thee with nitre, Wash all you will with mild acidic
solutions and take thee much soap, Scrub with Lava Soap and water yet thine
iniquity is marked before me, saith the Lord GOD."
Can't remove the traces of sin
Clean with whatever you will .
Can't cover up the marks of sin
2 Ki 9:30
"And when Jehu was come to Jezreel, Jezebel heard of it; and she painted
her face, and tired her head, and looked out at a window."
2 Ki 9:31 "And as Jehu entered in at the gate, she said, Had Zimri peace,
who slew his master?"
2 Ki 9:32 "And he lifted up his face to the window, and said, Who is on my
side? who? And there looked out to him two or three eunuchs."
2 Ki 9:33 "And he said, Throw her down. So they threw her down: and some
of her blood was sprinkled on the wall, and on the horses: and he trode her
Can't remove the
traces of sin
"And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of
the ground an offering unto the LORD."
Gen 4:4 "And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of
the fat thereof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel and to his offering:"
Gen 4:5 "But unto Cain and to his offering he had not respect. And Cain
was very wroth, and his countenance fell."
Gen 4:6 "And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy
Gen 4:7 "If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and if thou doest
not well, sin lieth at the door. And unto thee shall be his desire, and thou
shalt rule over him."
Gen 4:8 "And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it came to pass, when
they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew
Gen 4:9 "And the LORD said unto Cain, Where is Abel thy brother? And he
said, I know not: Am I my brother's keeper?"
Gen 4:10 "And he said, What hast thou done? the voice of thy brother's
blood crieth unto me from the ground."
Gen 4:11 "And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened her
mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand;"
Gen 4:12 "When thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto
thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth."
Gen 4:13 "And Cain said unto the LORD, My punishment is greater than I can
Gen 4:14 "Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from the face of the
earth; and from thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a
vagabond in the earth; and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth
me shall slay me."
Gen 4:15 "And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth Cain,
vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain,
lest any finding him should kill him."
Exo 12:7 "And
they shall take of the blood, and strike it on the two side posts and on the
upper door post of the houses, wherein they shall eat it."
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"For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite all
the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the
gods of Egypt I will execute judgment: I am the LORD."
Exo 12:13 "And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the houses where
ye are: and when I see the blood, I will pass over you, and the plague shall
not be upon you to destroy you, when I smite the land of Egypt."
Book of Remembrances
"Then they that feared the LORD spake often one to another: and the LORD
hearkened, and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before him for
them that feared the LORD, and that thought upon his name."
Mal 3:17 "And they shall be mine, saith the LORD of hosts, in that day
when I make up my jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son
that serveth him."
2 Cor 1:22 "Who hath also sealed us, and given the earnest of the Spirit
in our hearts."
Mark of the Beast
13:11 "And I beheld another beast coming up out of the earth; and he had
two horns like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon."
Rev 13:12 "And he exerciseth all the power of the first beast before him,
and causeth the earth and them which dwell therein to worship the first beast,
whose deadly wound was healed."
Rev 13:13 "And he doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down
from heaven on the earth in the sight of men,"
Rev 13:14 "And deceiveth them that dwell on the earth by the means of
those miracles which he had power to do in the sight of the beast; saying to
them that dwell on the earth, that they should make an image to the beast,
which had the wound by a sword, and did live."
Rev 13:15 "And he had power to give life unto the image of the beast, that
the image of the beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would not
worship the image of the beast should be killed."
Rev 13:16 "And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free
and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:"
Rev 13:17 "And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark,
or the name of the beast, or the number of his name."
Rev 13:18 "Here is wisdom. Let him that hath understanding count the
number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six
hundred threescore and six."
Listen to the Scriptures .
"And the land be subdued before the LORD: then afterward ye shall return,
and be guiltless before the LORD, and before Israel; and this land shall be
your possession before the LORD."
Num 32:23 "But if ye will not do so, behold, ye have sinned against the
LORD: and be sure your sin will find you out."
God sees all
90:8 "Thou hast set our iniquities before thee, our secret sins in the
light of thy countenance."
How does sin leave its
Sin is even able to effect the things we own.
Sin has other ways of showing itself so that everyone
But, if sin was your friend
What should be done?
The mark will never
go away, but .
How does a person get the
Blood of Jesus on the door posts of his house?
"He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and
forsaketh them shall have mercy."
"But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet
sinners, Christ died for us."
"For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved."