But what is it? I mean, the revelation is powerful! But is there a practical way for us to put our faith in action today and bring this into reality? If you understand what the word translated "rod" in the Hebrew is and you let the Bible interpret the Bible you can.
What is it
So what's the rod of God? It's God's people proclaiming a timely word from our Lord.
So what is the Hebrew word translated rod and what does it mean? It's the Hebrew word sebet (Strongs h7626) and it means to branch off; a stick (for punishing, writing, fighting, ruling, walking, etc.) or a clan: a rod, sceptre, staff, or tribe.
In fact, this Hebrew word (h7626) is only translated 'rod' 34 times in the Bible where as it is translated 'tribe' more than 140 times. It is 7x more frequently translated people and I could easily swap 'rod' for 'tribe." Then Psalm 2:-9 would read;
“I will declare the decree: The Lord has said to Me, ‘You are My Son, Today I have begotten You. Ask of Me, and I will give You The nations for Your inheritance, And the ends of the earth for Your possession. You shall break them with a TRIBE of iron..."
The scripture also says;