V5 there is strife in the house! The priest let the enemy in when Tobiah was given a room in courts of the temple. How does Satan was destroy? Through the leadership - the priests/leadership/shepherds.
Not only are officials corrupt but they were allowing the people to corrupt the holy day of God. The people were not being shepherded.
If God gives you a gift and if you don't use you let down God's order; the way He has set patterns and how things are to be done.
If you want to break down the Church, break down the orde;, how God set it up
If you want to break down the church, get corrupt leaders!
Instead of the law showing grace, the law became a burden.
If people don't like the way God does things then leave; that's what Nehemiah was telling the merchants who camped outside of the gates of the city on the Sabbath.
If you go into ministry without local church family, you burn out and are a lone ranger. This is NOT how God does things. This is not God's way. God has order and we need to follow Gods order. You must be
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