This second message on spiritual awakening reviews the errors of Israel described by the prophet that must be repented of for a special visitation of the Spirit, and here are the obvious parallels with the general state of evangelicalism in our age. Revival includes reform.
‘…the princes came to me, saying, The people of Israel, and the priests, and the Levites, have not separated themselves from the people of the lands, doing according to their abominations…for they have taken of their daughters for themselves, and for their sons: so that the holy seed have mingled themselves with the people…’
Unmistakable signs of revival in the Old Testament; the term in the Psalms (‘revival/awakening’); and a sweeping tour of British revivals. Finally, ten prominent characteristics of true revival, and the example of Hezekiah’s revival and its parallels with historic Western awakenings.