– 2 Chronicles 7:13-16 (ESV)
Have we taken II Chronicles 7:14 out of context?
Shortly after Solomon had completed the first Temple in Jerusalem, God appeared to him in the night and personally delivered a message that contains, among other things, those words that have become the rally cry of all great revivals: "If My people, who are called by My name..."
Surely, this passage stands as one of the most colossal promises made by Him Whose mercies endure to all generations and eternity beyond.
But, have we taken it out of its context?
Let's have a closer look at the full Scripture....