We consider the next large step forward in the history of redemption: the overthrow of Babylon and the return of God’s people to the land of promise. We see:
The Lord always does what He has planned, and nothing can stand in His way. Therefore, whatever situation believers find themselves in, they should never be afraid, but trust Him. Unbelievers, though, have every reason to be afraid of Him, Who is their enemy and will be their Judge unless they will come to Christ for salvation.