God’s judgments are described as the vengeance of the covenant.God’s goodness causes Him to respond to the blasphemy of His name with vengeance. His vengeance results in great good for His people. Creation flourishes when God expresses His zeal for His own glory.This is a key difference between God and
The Biblical narrative is ultimately undergirded by the biblical covenants. The covenants are the means by which God’s redemptive plan unfolds and it is important to understand these covenant to understand biblical history, God’s present work in the nations, and the how His work in the nations will conclude.
The book of Daniel is often treated as a very unique book bearing little resemblance to anything else in Scripture except for the book of Revelation. While some of the apocalyptic imagery in Daniel is unique, it is important to recognize that the major prophecies in Daniel have a biblical context and follow a biblical precedent.