Since the time of the Judges, Israelite men had married the heathen women of the area and adopted their heathen religious practices. The commandment against these interracial marriages was given early in the history of the nation, as a commandment from God to maintain the purity of the nations worship of Himself. Unfortunately, we see in Ezra that this commandment was not followed.
Pastor Wood today reveals how as a result of this disobedience of the children of Israel affected their commitment to God. Pastor looks at how this affects the church and Christians today.