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In Isaiah 44, God comforts his people by assuring them that he will provide for their needs during hardships. God depicts himself as an incomparable and most powerful being. He dismisses idols and their devotees, stating that they will be ashamed. God assures Israel that their sins were forgiven. Isaiah asks earth and heavens to sing joyfully in celebrating God’s redemption. God portrays his glory by describing himself as the savior and creator of everything. He promises to rebuild Jerusalem. Jeremiah 29 involves Jeremiah’s letter to Prophets and priests exiled to Babylon. The chapter encourages people to strive to live normal lives. It advises them to make Babylon a better place for their benefit. God warns against false prophets. He threatens to destroy people who did not go to exile with famine, war, and disease for not obeying true prophets.
Shemaiah sends a letter to Zephaniah asking why he has not punished Jeremiah for his ridiculous prophecies. God inspires Jeremiah to write to the exiles to warn them against false prophecies by Shemaiah. He also prophecies about Shemaiah’s punishment. Ezekiel 37 describes a symbolic vision of the resurrection of dry bones. This vision depicts the restoration of the house of Israel and the resurrection of the dead. Also, God directs Ezekiel to join two sticks to symbolize the union of the Bible and the Book of Mormon and the unification of the tribes of Judah and Ephraim. God communicates through Ezekiel about his covenant with Israel.
Joel 2 captures Joel’s prophecies and contains the allusions to the day of the Lord as a simultaneously good and terrifying manifestation of God, described as locusts followed by darkness where the sun turns into darkness while the moon turns into blood.
Generally, the prophecies warn Israel to repent their sins and stop idolatry through threats of punishment or promises of rewards. They demonstrate how human actions could lead to both catastrophes and blessings.