Sign in or signup

4,377 active users!!Bandwidth
SATURDAY
AUG 19, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local & Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -43 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | Fridays | SA Newsroom
FRONT PAGE  |  8/19/2017
THURSDAY, NOV 11, 2004  |  5 comments
Rabbis debate: "Jubilation When The Wicked Perish"
An interesting debate is being conducted in some circles in Israel as to precisely how happy one should be at Arafat's demise.

One Biblical verse that has often been quoted of late is, "When the wicked perish, there is jubilation" (Proverb 11,10). A statement by the Tekumah party - a faction of the National Union - notes that the Talmud cites this verse in response to witnesses who fear that their testimony might help put someone to death. The judges tell them, "You will not be liable for this blood; it is rather a merit for you, to purify the world from evil and to add light and joy, as is written, 'When the wicked perish, there is jubilation.'"

Tekumah also quotes Rabbi A. I. Kook, Chief Rabbi of pre-State Israel, as writing that the verse implies that even "evil itself, in its depth, longs for its own demise and rejoices in it." The Tekumah statement concludes, "If we recall the dark passion ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.israelnn.com

Freed from our greatest fear
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Christians and Death, Pt 1 • Pastor John MacArthur | 11/25/2009
•  Freed from our greatest fearDr. David P Murray | 12/6/2009
•  The Death of Death • Dr. Carl McIntire | 4/16/1995
•  Why Jackson's Death MattersCraig Musselman | 7/6/2009

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 3 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 18 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   08/18/17  |  Islamic State claims responsibility for Barcelona van attack • 8 comments
   08/18/17  |  NI judge dismisses same-sex marriage cases • 2 comments
   08/17/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Visually Interpret Your Sermons With PowerClips!
   08/17/17  |  Texas permanently bans taxpayer funding of abortion • 19 comments
   08/15/17  |  Trump quietly putting his stamp on the courts • 2 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   08/18/17  |  Feedback Friday for 08-18-17
   08/17/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Visually Interpret Your Sermons With PowerClips!
   08/11/17  |  Feedback Friday for 08-11-17
   08/07/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Automated Sermon Uploads From Existing Feeds • 2 comments
   08/04/17  |  Feedback Friday for 08-04-17
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   08/19/17  |  Here's a Look at Gov't Efforts to Advance Transgender Identity • 5 comments
   08/19/17  |  Second vehicle attack: five terror suspects 'wearing suicide... • 5 comments
   08/19/17  |  20 seconds ‘all it took’: Oregon man left partially blind by... • 5 comments
   08/19/17  |  Rotten Apple • 1 comments
   08/19/17  |  Mainstream conservative groups alarmed to be found on ‘hate map’ • 5 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 5 user comment(s)
News Item11/11/04 1:55 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
I am surprised that the American media doesn't point out the 28 American deaths that Arafat was responsible for. He hadn't much chance for repentance. His wife is only a nominal Christian. He was sweetly sent to hell by being read the verses of the Koran. I do not know whoever had his eternal fate so determined.

We can always hope that any evil person will repent, but I see no evidence that Arafat accepted Christianity. :-( I assume even the Orthodox Jews do not have the same idea about Hell as we do, but they may very well have just as vicious a leader as Arafat to replace him, and younger and more vigorous in carrying on Arafat's evil work. They don't have much to rejoice about.

5

News Item11/11/04 1:42 PM
Neil | Tucson  
Given that these Rabbis oppose the Gospel, they should be careful what they wish for.

It is very likely (on first glance) that Prov. 11:10 is descriptive, not prescriptive.

4

News Item11/11/04 1:18 PM
Mike | New York  
Jolee, you are right when you say the thought of Hell is an awful thought.

Yet, cannot there be rejoicing in the knowledge that Arafat can no longer terrorize? His Nobel peace prize, joke that it was, can be tossed in the trash heap. While the conventional media adulates the so-called grandfatherly leader of the Palestinian people, can we not thank God for one less barbarian Jew-hater?

3

News Item11/11/04 1:17 PM
Pastor Douglas Brown | Madawaska, Maine  Contact via email
Charles Bridges, in his commentary on Proverbs 11:10, says toward the latter end of this verse's exposition:

"But when a hindrance to the good cause is removed (Prov. 28:28; Eccles. 9:18); when the justice of God against sin (2 Sam.18:14-28), & his faithful preservation of his church (Exod. 15:21; Judg. 5:31), are displayed, ought not every feeling to be absorbed in a supreme interest in his glory? Ought they not to shout? (Ps. 52:6,7; 58:10; Rev. 18:20) The "Alleluia" of heaven is an exulting testimony to the righteous judgements of the Lord our God, hastening forward his glorious kingdom. (Rev. 19:1,2)"

So there is a sense of joy when evil, wicked men are dead, due to the removal of their personal, wicked life & its influence on all men. Another passage to ponder is Proverbs 29:1,2. But, we must never forget that God clearly states in Ezekiel 18: 23, 31,32 that He has no pleasure in the death of the wicked. This is displayed by His command that the wicked repent of his ways & turn to the Lord & live in His ways.

2

News Item11/11/04 12:16 PM
Jolee | Pennsylvania  
How can anyone be happy when someone might be in Hell ? No matter how "evil" a person is , Hell is a horrible place of eternal torment . Even though anyone who rejects Christ deserves it , it's still an aweful thought . Especially when you consider just how many people are their right now and will never get out . All born again Christians need to share the blessed truth with as many as possible , and maybe sow a seed of truth in them that they may come to know the Lord Jesus as their savior and avoid a terrible eternal fate .
1
There are a total of 5 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Man behind white-supremacist rally supported Obama
does it seem: "ironic that an unemployed person is scolding someone for not working?"
-4 min 15 
Children of Catholic priests live with secrets and sorrow
ms: "going through deep waters brethren. prayers needed. thank you. signing..."
-41 min 35 
Here's a Look at Gov't Efforts to Advance Transgender Identity
ivan karamazov: "@mike 👍"
-3 hrs 



Andrew Quigley
Ordering Our Lives Before God!

'One Off Sermons'
Sunday - AM
Airdrie Reformed Presbyterian
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Hourly: Cure for Spiritual Depression
Rev. Reginald Cranston
Port Hope Free...
Staff Picks..

Steve Christiansen
Cross: God Dies

Doctrine
First Family Church
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Sermon:
Gospel Proof
Drew McKeown

SPONSOR | 2,700+

SPONSOR




                   
The success of the Gospel exasperates its enemies. ... Matthew Henry

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV New!
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
SA Newsroom New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcast | Video Support
Live Webcasting
Events Support
Transcription
PowerClips
Business Cards New!
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Embed Codes
Goodies
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Auto-Upload Sermons
Upload via FTP
Upload via Dropbox
Picasa
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories