Joel Chapter 3

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Nations assembled against Jerusalem. Jehovah goes forth and fights with those nations. See Joel 3:1,2,9-17. Is this conflict more agaist the king of the north or the beast?

Joel 3:1,2,9-17

Joel 3:2

Micah 4:11

Zechariah 14:1-5 (P)

JND v2, pp339-340

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp380,381

JND Collected writings.

The wheat (good) and the tares (evil) separated at the end of the age, before the Millennium. See judgment on the wicked: Psalm 75:8 and Isaiah 34:8-10. Also Armageddon, Joel 3:1,2,9-17; and Lake of Fire, Isaiah 66:24.

Joel 3:1,2,9-17

Psalms 75:8

Isaiah 34:8-10

Isaiah 66:24

Matthew 13:28-30,40-42 (P)

Revelation 14:15,16

JND v2, pp311,312

JND Collected writings.

Armageddon

Gathering of all the nations into the valley of Jehoshaphat. See references in Isaiah 2:12, Day of the Lord. This valley is in a different location related to the valley of Megiddon. See Zech12:11. Link with Matt.25:31-46.

Joel 3:1,2,9-17 (P)

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 13:10-13

Isaiah 34:3

Isaiah 63:1-6

Ezekiel 39:20 (P)

Not Armageddon but similar in carnage.

Micah 4:11-13 (P)

Hint of Armageddon?

Zephaniah 3:8

Zechariah 9:11-17

Zechariah 12:3-9

Nations gathered agaist Jerusalem.

Zechariah 14:2,12-15

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:22

Matthew 25:31-46 (P)

Main link with Joel Ch.3. Jehoshaphat means "Jehovah is judge".

Revelation 14:17-20

Note the carnage of Armageddon (1,600 stadia,about 184 miles)possibly begins on the plains of Megiddo, goes down through the valley of Jehosaphat and Jerusalem and Edom.

Revelation 16:12-16

Revelation 17:14

The Lamb overcomes the beast and the false prophet.

Revelation 19:11-21

Joel 3:2

"Have parted my land". May be judgement against nations in pressuring Israel for Israel / Palestine partition.

JND v2, pp365

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp339,343

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp276,308

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Destruction in a plague of those that war against Jerusalem.. See Joel 3:2. The siege of Jerusalem culminates in the valley of Jehosophat.

Joel 3:1,2,9-17

Zechariah 14:12-15 (P)

2 Peter 3:10

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Nations gathered against Jerusalem. God coming in to defend His people, Judah, ( possible link to battle of Armageddon)? See also Joel 3:2. but that is doubtful about Armageddon.

Joel 3:1,2,9-17

Zechariah 12:3-9 (P)

Luke 21:24

JND v2, pp50,51

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp339,342,367

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp277

JND Collected writings.

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Jehovah gathering the nations together to pour out His indignation.

Joel 3:2

Zephaniah 3:8 (P)

Covenants

Blood of the covenant, see covenants Gen.17:19, regathering, see Deut.30:3-10,and possibly Armageddon, see Joel 3:2.

Joel 3:2

Genesis 17:19

Deuteronomy 30:3-10

Zechariah 9:11-17 (P)

Beast and False Prophet

The beast and the false prophet make war with the Lamb but He shall overcome them; for He is Lord of lords and King of kings; and they with him that are called, and chosen, and faithful. See links below.

Joel 3:2,3,9-17

Psalms 2:2

Isaiah 2:12

2 Thessalonians 2:8

Revelation 16:13,14

Revelation 17:14 (P,M)

Revelation 19:19,20

JND v5, pp60

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp299

JND Collected writings.

Armageddon

He gathered them together to the place called Armageddon. See many references below.The staging ground is probably the valley of Jezreel, then moves on to Jerusalem , then to Bozrah and back to Jerusalem for Christ on the mount of Olives.

Joel 3:2

Joshua 12:22

Megiddo

Judges 5:19

Megiddo

2 Kings 23:29

Psalms 2:2,3

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 34:3-8

Isaiah 63:1-6

Micah 4:11-13

Micah 5:1

Zechariah 12:1-3

Zechariah 14:1-2

Revelation 14:17-20

Revelation 16:16 (P)

Revelation 17:13,14

Revelation 19:19,20

JND v5, pp56

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Out of the mouth of the dragon the beast and the false prophet comes out three unclean spirits as frogs, to gather together the kings of the whole habitable world to the war of the great day of God the Almighty. See Isaiah 2:12 and other references.

Joel 3:2

Armageddon.

Judges 5:19

Megiddo.

Psalms 2:2.3

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Isaiah 34:3-8

Revelation 14:17-20

Revelation 16:13,14 (P)

Revelation 17:13,14

Revelation 19:19,20

JND v5, pp56

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp238,239

JND Collected writings. Notes on the Revelation. See link with the name Megiddo Judg.5:19.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Judgment day, most events prior to the Millennium, but also may look on to the Great White Throne. See many references in Deut 28:1-69, Jer 17:10, Is.2:12,Is.24:1-23, Joel 3:2,9-17 and N.T. references below.

Joel 3:2,9-17

Armageddon.

Deuteronomy 28:1-68

More long term historical judgments related to Isreal and Judah.

Psalms 96:13

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Isaiah 24:1-23

Day of the Lord.

Jeremiah 17:10

Matthew 10:15 (P)

Matthew 11:22-24

Matthew 12:36-42

Matthew 13:42

Matthew 16:27

Matthew 24:15-21

Matthew 24:5,6

Matthew 25:31-46

Mark 12:38-40

Luke 8:17

Luke 10:14

Luke 12:47,48

Luke 17:26-30

John 12:48

Acts 17:31

Romans 2:5,6,16

Romans 3:23

2 Thessalonians 1:8-10

Hebrews 9:27,28

Hebrews 10:29-31

1 Peter 1:7,13

2 Peter 2:9

Jude 1:14-15

Revelation 20:11-13

Great white throne.

JND v11, pp145

JND Collected writings, general comments about ch. 10.

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

If those days had not been cut short no flesh would survive. On account of the elect were those days cut short. See scripture links in Mark 13:19,20. Also Joel 3:2(Armageddon) and other links below.

Joel 3:2

Isaiah 65:8,9

Daniel 7:25

Matthew 24:22 (P,M)

Mark 13:19,20

Link with Matt. 24:22.

Revelation 12:14

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Many nations gathered against the daughter of Zion. See Isaiah 2:12.

Joel 3:2

Isaiah 2:12

Micah 4:11-13 (P)

JND v2, pp238

JND Collected writings,Notes on the Revelation.

JND v2, pp339,342

JND Collected writings.

Angels of Rev. 14

ANGEL 5 (and maybe 6th) Came out of the temple, also having the sharp sickle. Another angel came out of the altar and called to him that had the sharp sickle, saying send thy sharp sickle and gather the bunches of the vine of the earth. See links below.

Joel 3:2

See here the many links about the valley of Jehosaphat, Megiddo and Armageddon.

Joel 3:13

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 34:3,6

Isaiah 49:26

Isaiah 63:3

Jeremiah 25:15

Obadiah 1:16

Revelation 14:17-20 (P)

This angel with his sickle gathered the vine of the earth and cast the bunches into the wine press of the fury of God. The blood of the wine press reached to the bits of the horses for 1,600 stadia.(the carnage of Armageddon.)

Revelation 16:13-16

JND v5, pp47,48

JND Collected writings.

JT v48, pp448

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Also involving Christ's appearing. See further references in Joel 2:1,2.

Joel 3:2,3,9-17

Psalms 2:1-9

Psalms 11:6

Psalms 82:8

Isaiah 2:12 (P,M)

Isaiah 11:4,11

Isaiah 13:6-10

Isaiah 24:21-23

Isaiah 30:30-33

Isaiah 34:3-8

Isaiah 63:1-6

Isaiah 66:15,16

Jeremiah 25:15,30-33

Ezekiel 13:5

Ezekiel 20:33

Ezekiel 30:3

Daniel 2:35,44,45

Daniel 7:10-12

Daniel 8:26

Daniel 9:26

Daniel 9:27

Daniel 11:36-39

Daniel 12:1

Joel 1:15

Joel 2:1,2

See further references as to the trumpet, darkness ect.

Joel 2:11,31

Joel 2:12

See footnote "i" JND bible

Amos 5:18,20

Obadiah 1:15

Micah 4:11-13

Zephaniah 1:7,14-18

Zephaniah 2:11

Zephaniah 2:2

Zephaniah 3:8

Haggai 2:6-8,20,21

Zechariah 12:1-4

Zechariah 14:1-5

Malachi 4:1-6

Matthew 10:15

Matthew 24:21

Matthew 24:27,30

Matthew 24:37-39

Matthew 26:64

Mark 13:19,26

Luke 21:27

Acts 1:11

Acts 2:20

Colossians 3:4

Could also be related to being with Christ after the rapture.

1 Thessalonians 1:10

1 Thessalonians 2:19

Could be his public appearing or private coming for his saints.

1 Thessalonians 3:13

1 Thessalonians 5:1-4,9,23

2 Thessalonians 1:7-10

2 Thessalonians 2:2,4,8

1 Timothy 6:14

2 Timothy 4:1,8

Titus 2:13

Hebrews 9:27,28

James 5:7,8

1 Peter 1:7,13

1 Peter 2:12

1 Peter 4:13

2 Peter 2:9

2 Peter 3:10

Jude 1:14-15

Revelation 1:7

Revelation 3:10

Revelation 11:2,3

Revelation 13:4,5,13-15

Revelation 14:10-20

Revelation 16:13-16

Revelation 19:11-20

Revelation 20:11,13,15

Hint of Armageddon. See most references in Joel 3:2.

Joel 3:2

Isaiah 24:22 (G)

Revelation 1:18

He has the keys of death and of hades.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Possible reference to Armageddon, see Joel 3:2 and Rev. 16:12-16. See most references in Isaiah 2:12.

Joel 3:2

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 34:3-8 (P)

Revelation 16:12-16

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

The beast and the kings of the earth are gathered together to make war with Christ and his army. The beast and the false prophet were taken and alive both cast into the lake of fire. See many references below.

Joel 3:2

Armageddon.

Psalms 2:2

Isaiah 2:12

Day of the Lord.

Isaiah 66:24

Lake of fire.

Matthew 25:41

Revelation 11:18

Revelation 13:1

Revelation 16:13,14

Revelation 16:16

Revelation 17:13,14

Revelation 19:19,20 (P)

Revelation 22:19

JND v5, pp82

JND v2, pp251,252

JND Collected writings. Notes on the Revelation.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Possibly the end of the king of the north. See J.N.Ds'comments in C/W Vol.5 pg 195 about his change of mind about the beast and the king of the north.

Joel 3:2,3,9-17

Isaiah 2:12

Daniel 11:44,45

Is this the demise of the beast or the king of the north?

JND v5, pp195

JND Collected writings

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Michael helping the faithful remnant of Israel at the time of the Tribulation. Note also how the 144,000 are protected in Rev.7&14 and those that flee to safety in Matt.24:16. Also see the idea of how the remnant in Malachi were spared, Mal.3:16-18.

Joel 3:2

Isaiah 12:2

Daniel 12:1 (P)

Malachi 3:16-18

Matthew 24:16

Mark 13:19

JND v2, pp364

JND Collected writings.

JND v11, pp110-111

Gog and Magog

Prophets of Israel who prophesied of these events. Seems to indicate this event is in the latter time, perhaps the very end of the tribulation, or the very beginning of the Millennium. See vs.8,12&17.

Joel 3:9-17

Ezekiel 38:17 (P)

Daniel 2:44

Amos 5:11,12

Zephaniah 3:8

The Coming Messiah

Messiah's feet standing on the mount of olives, and a violent earthquake changing the topography of Jerusalem. Christ's return as spoken of in Acts 1:9-12.

Joel 3:12

Ezekiel 40:2

Micah 1:2-4

Nahum 1:5

Haggai 2:9

Zechariah 14:3,4 (P,M)

Luke 24:50

Christ carried up into heaven at Bethany

Acts 1:9-12

The place ( mount of olives) where Christ was taken up into heaven ,is the place where he will return.

Revelation 16:18-21

JND v11, pp277

JND Collected writings

Angels of Rev. 14

ANGEL 4. Another angel comes out of the temple crying to him that sat upon the cloud, Send thy sickle and reap: for the hour of reaping is come. He that sat on the cloud put his sickle on the earth and the earth was reaped. See references below.

Joel 3:13

Matthew 13:28-30,36-43

Revelation 14:15,16 (P)

Revelation 19:11-16

JND v5, pp40-42

JND Collected writings.

JT v48, pp447

JT v48, pp432

Christ's Appearing in Judgement and Glory

Out of Christ's mouth goes a sharp sword that with it he might smite the nations and shepherd them with an iron rod, and he treads the wine press of the wrath of God. See many references below.

Joel 3:13

Psalms 2:9

Isaiah 11:4

Isaiah 63:3

Daniel 7:10

2 Thessalonians 2:8

Hebrews 4:12,13

Revelation 2:27

Revelation 14:19,20

Revelation 19:15 (P,M)

JND v5, pp77,78

JND Collected writings.

JND v0, pp155

JND Notes and Jottings. Comments on Christ and Isaiah 63.

7 SEALS

6th SEAL: Darkness, earthquakes, heavens shaken and many hide in caves and rocks. The great day of the wrath of the Lamb. See many references below.

Joel 3:14-16

Isaiah 13:9,10

Isaiah 24:23

Ezekiel 38:19

Hosea 10:8

Mountains cover us and hills, fall on us.

Joel 2:28-32

Amos 8:9

Haggai 2:6

Zechariah 14:6,7

Matthew 24:7,29,30

Mark 13:24,25

Luke 21:25,26

Revelation 6:12-17 (P)

JND v5, pp22

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Darkness and earthquakes in the Tribulation.

Joel 3:14-16

Isaiah 8:22

Isaiah 13:10-13 (P)

Isaiah 24:23

Joel 2:2,10,11,28-31

See link with Acts 2:20.

Amos 8:9

Zechariah 14:6,7

Matthew 24:29

Mark 13:24,25

Acts 2:20

Revelation 6:12-14

Revelation 8:12

Revelation 16:10,11

Nothing common, nor that makes an abomination and a lie can enter in by the gates, but only those who are written in the book of life. See Joel 3:17 and Rev 22:14,15 and references to the book of life below.

Joel 3:17

Daniel 12:1

Philippians 4:3

Revelation 13:8

Revelation 21:27 (P)

Revelation 22:14,15

John shown the river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. Note many links below point to the earthly Jerusalem.

Joel 3:18

Psalms 46:4

Isaiah 55:1

Ezekiel 47:1,12

Zechariah 14:8

John 7:37,38

Refering more to the Spirit coming in Acts.

Revelation 7:17

Revelation 21:6

Revelation 22:1 (P)

JND v5, pp101-103

JND Collected writings.

Millennium

Living waters go out from Jerusalem, and flow towards the dead sea and the Mediterranean sea (probably).

Joel 3:18

Psalms 46:4

Isaiah 41:18

Isaiah 55:1

Ezekiel 47:1-12

Zechariah 14:8 (P)

John 7:37,38

Looking more to the time of the Spirit in Acts.

Revelation 22:1,2

Setting is the heavenly city.

JND v11, pp278

JND Collected writings.

Millennium

City of God and the river in it. Earthly, and hint of heavenly city.

Joel 3:18

Psalms 46:4 (P,G)

Isaiah 55:1

Ezekiel 47:1

Zechariah 14:8

John 7:37,38

Revelation 22:1,2

Millennium

Future blessings. Abundance of new wine, milk and flowing rivers. See many references in Psalm 72:1-19, and rivers Ezek.47:1-12. Egypt and Edom to be a desolation. Note Egypt in Zech.14:19. See contrast of Egypt in Is.19:21-23. Note Edom in Obad.10.

Joel 3:18-21 (P)

Psalms 72:1-19

Isaiah 19:21-23

Ezekiel 47:1-12

Obadiah 1:10

Zechariah 14:19

Millennium

Waters issue from under the threshold of the house and flow eastward toward the desert and the dead sea, healing most of the dead sea. Trees along its banks provide food and medicine.

Joel 3:18

Genesis 2:9

Genesis 3:22

Psalms 46:4

Isaiah 12:3

Isaiah 35:1 (G)

Isaiah 41:18

Isaiah 43:19 (G)

Isaiah 55:1

Ezekiel 47:1-12 (P)

Zechariah 14:8

River in Ezek.47 flows into the Dead sea, and the Mediteranean sea. See footnotes"c"in Deut.11:24 and "i"in Joel.l2:20 in JND bible.

John 7:37-38

Christ speaking mainly of the Holy Spirit in Acts.

Revelation 22:1-2

River in heavenly Jerusalem.

Regathering and Restoration of All Israel in the Future

Those regathered, coming to the waters.(Also other general links).

Joel 3:18

Isaiah 12:3

Isaiah 55:1 (P)

Ezekiel 47:1

Zechariah 14:8

John 4:10

John 7:37,38

Revelation 7:17

Revelation 22:1,17

Millennium

Solomon's reign, looks forward to Christ's rule in the Millennium.

Joel 3:18-21

Genesis 49:10

Numbers 14:21

Deuteronomy 28:1-2

2 Samuel 7:12-16

2 Samuel 23:3-4

1 Kings 8:20

1 Chronicles 17:11

Psalms 2:1-12

Psalms 8:6

Psalms 67:4

Psalms 72:1-19 (P,M)

Psalms 96:10

Psalms 110:1-7

Psalms 118:26

Psalms 132:17

Isaiah 1:25-27

Isaiah 2:2-4

Isaiah 4:3-6

Isaiah 9:6-7

Isaiah 11:3-10

Isaiah 12:3-6

Isaiah 24:23

Isaiah 25:6-8

Isaiah 30:15-26

Isaiah 32:1-18

Isaiah 33:17-22

Isaiah 35:1-10

Isaiah 35:1-2

Isaiah 40:1-28

Isaiah 41:17-20

Isaiah 42:1

Isaiah 44:3

Isaiah 49:1-26

Isaiah 51:11

Isaiah 51:3

Isaiah 54:1-17

Isaiah 55:12-13

Isaiah 58:8-12

Isaiah 60:19-21

Isaiah 61:1-8

Isaiah 65:18-25

Jeremiah 3:17

Jeremiah 23:5-8

Jeremiah 30:3-9

Jeremiah 31:1-40

Ezekiel 20:33-38

Ezekiel 21:27 (G)

Ezekiel 28:25-26

Ezekiel 34:23-31

Ezekiel 36:27-28

Ezekiel 40:1-49

Ezekiel 41:1-26

Ezekiel 42:1-20

Ezekiel 43:1-27

Ezekiel 44:1-31

Ezekiel 45:1-25

Ezekiel 46:1-24

Ezekiel 47:1-23

Ezekiel 48:1-35

Daniel 2:44-45

Daniel 7:14,27-28

Hosea 3:4-5

Hosea 6:1-4

Hosea 14:4-7

Joel 2:21-27

Amos 9:8-15

Obadiah 1:17

Micah 4:1-13

Micah 5:4-5

Habakkuk 2:14

Zephaniah 3:8-20

Haggai 2:6-9,20-23

Zechariah 1:16-17

Zechariah 2:10-12

Zechariah 8:1-23

Note touch of longevity in vs.4 " multitude of days".

Zechariah 9:10

See connection to vs.8 in Psalm 72.

Zechariah 14:1-11

Malachi 4:1-3

Matthew 13:41-43

Matthew 25:31-46

1 Corinthians 15:23-28

Ephesians 1:10

2 Peter 1:19

Revelation 7:17

Revelation 20:1-6

Revelation 21:9-27

Revelation 22:1-5

Joel 3:18

Psalms 46:4

Isaiah 35:7 (P)

Ezekiel 47:1-12

Zechariah 14:8

John 7:37-38

The Coming Messiah

Christ taken to Egypt for safety. See Hos 11:1. Note blessing for Egypt in Isaiah 19:21-23, possibly because of this. Also judgments on Egypt in Joel 3:19 and Zech 14:19.

Joel 3:19

Egypt and Edom a desolation because of their violence against Judah.

Isaiah 19:21-23

Blessings and deliverance for Egypt.

Hosea 11:1

Zechariah 14:19

Punishment for Egypt if they do not celebrate the feast of tabernacles.

Matthew 2:14,15 (P)

Blessings for Egypt in the Millennium. Some indication of that might be the flight into Egypt of Joseph and Mary and the child Christ, and Egypt's protection for them during that time (Hos. 1:1 & Matt.2:14,15). See also Isaiah 2:3 for blessings of nations

Joel 3:19

Judgment on Egypt.

Isaiah 19:21-23 (P)

Hosea 1:1

Zechariah 14:19

Punishment on Egypt if they did not celebrate the feast of tabernacles.

Matthew 2:14,15