Eschatology

Heaven's Lessons: Ten Things I Learned About God When I Died

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.64 MB Downloadable formats: PDF You can combine all the wars of history past, present and future and nothing will compare to the utter effect of the destruction that occurred in the first-century to that entire typological system. Hence, the extreme utopian character of these ideas. They included the return of Christ in universal glory, the judgment of the world and the consummation of the kingdom, the general resurrection of the dead and the new creation of all things. Unfortunately, most evangelicals are still not familiar with postmillennialism, and many who are aware of it resist it as something “new.” Some lament the introduction of new ideas or the resystematization of older views in the eschatological marketplace of eschatology. [...]

Navajo eschatology (The University of New Mexico bulletin.

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.46 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This article first appeared in the From the Editor column of the Christian Research Journal, volume 24, number 4 (2002). Could it be that the seven-years we call the tribulation will be nothing like, or perhaps even the very opposite of what we currently perceive it will be? In speaking of the messianic person of Jesus, his christology does not follow the traditional christologies—the metaphysical concepts of nature or essence and the Protestant doctrine of Christ’s threefold office. [...]

Peace, Prosperity, and the Coming Holocaust: The New Age

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.25 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Many Christians spend too much of their time and effort considering end-times issues. Next came the "second age," an exchange economy, marked by diversity and the emergence of the "autonomy" of the "individual human personality." When we compromise the fundementals, what have you got? He argues against the pretribulational rapture of the Church and against the extreme dichotomy between Israel and the Church, both of which characterize dispensationalism. [...]

Revelation: Four Views: A Parallel Commentary

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Late Seventh-Day Adventist author, she proclaimed a "Three Angels Messages" theology (Revelation 14), and she wrote extensively on the books of Daniel and Revelation, but not without controversy within her own camp. Nevertheless, I keep getting variations of that question—some fallacious and others not—and so I decided to make a few comments. I encourage you to get this book and use it to help your local Witnesses out of their false religion. [...]

God's Final Set of Seven: Understanding End-Times Prophecy

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.24 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Methodology of the Jesus SeminarHow does the Jesus Seminar reach their conclusions? The second coming of Christ here immediately follows the great deception and tribulation. Tim LaHaye had said he has worn out three copies of it. According to the Hillelites, "He who is plenteous in mercy inclines the scale of justice toward mercy"-a view which shows (against Gunkel, "Der Prophet Ezra," 1900, p. 15) that Judaism believed in divine mercy independently of the Pauline faith (Tosef., Sanh. xiii. 3). [...]

The simple truths of the Book of Revelation

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.08 MB Downloadable formats: PDF While he does not go as far as Bultmann in distinguishing between the kerygma and the actual message of Christ when He was on earth, he attempts to show that his concept of realized eschatology was the view of the early church. He says in the end, “The influence of these millenarians was, however, insufficient to affect the final wording of the Confession of Faith, which gives the impression of following the Augustinian teaching.” Now none of this means that there didn’t exist in this time frame adherents of what is now called Postmillennial, but it does mean that it was not the prevailing view. [...]

The 3rd Watch Marvelous Work

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.25 MB Downloadable formats: PDF How much more, things that pertain to this life? This view was popular among that segment of the Anabaptist movement in the 16th century led by Thomas Muntzer. The former view is analogous to the Old Testament prophets, the latter to the pattern of, where the “ancient of days,” seated on a throne, judges out of open books (cf. An evangelist and award-winning syndicated journalist, he has served as a confidant to leaders in the Middle East for more than two decades. In verse 7 it talks about traps / snares being laid up (sounds like the terror tunnels to me) In verse 10, the Modern day Hebrew word translated as violence is pronounced ‘Hamas’ in Hebrew! [...]

Racing Toward Armageddon

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.45 MB Downloadable formats: PDF There are a few basic interpretive issues that produce the distinctions among those who accept the Bible as the infallible and inerrant word of God. Maitreya is believed to currently reside in the Tusita heaven, where he is awaiting his final rebirth in the world. The land of Israel symbolizes the visible part of the Kingdom of God, which always has been a wasteland in the Old Testament time, but which now in the New Testament time is brought forth out of the remnant of the Gentile nations. [...]

The Prophetic Parables of Matthew

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF They suggest they have a new, exciting approach to the Scriptures—with a spiritual thrust. I can tell you with absolute certainty that its dispensational theology has A LOT to do with what is wrong. This world, owing to the sin of the first man (II Esd. iv. 30), or through the fall of the angels (Enoch, vi.-xi.), has been laden with curses and is under the sway of the power of evil, and the end will accordingly be a combat of God with these powers of evil either in the heavens above or on earth (Isa. xxiv. 21 et seq., xxv. 7, xxvii. 1; Dan. vii. 11, viii. 9; Book of Jubilees, xxiii. 29; Test. [...]

The rapture of the church

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.54 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But there in Matthew 2 we also find the clue that God is calling Jesus “Israel”. In 1897 the National Holiness Association passed a resolution against those who made premillennialism their �hobby.� The first premillennial president, C. The cross of Jesus is the foundation of the Gospel message, but the conclusion of the Gospel message is His return. It was then, both for Judah and Ephraim, that sins would be forgiven (Jeremiah 50:20) and shall be "sanctified in the sight of the heathen" (Ezekiel 28:25). [...]