1. Application

Ezra 1 and the Trinity

Ezra 1:1–11 (ESV)

1 In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, that the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah might be fulfilled, the LORD stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom and also put it in writing:

What does Ezra 1 reveal about what God the Son does in my place and on my behalf?

God the Son provides deliverance from God’s wrath against sin for God’s people. He makes it possible for me, someone who was dead in trespasses and sins (Ephesians 2:1) to be forgiven and to come into God’s presence