eschatology, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection

Responding to the Critics: Sam Frost’s Fatal Admission on Daniel 7 – #1

Responding to the Critics: Sam Frost’s Fatal Admission on Daniel 7 – #1 In a recent, on-going dialogue with former preterist Sam Frost, he took the position that Daniel 9 is not a Messianic prophecy of Jesus, but rather foretold nothing but the bloody actions of Antiochus Epiphanes in the second century BC. As a result of many of Frost’s…

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The Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9: Finishing the Transgressions #2

The Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9: Seventy Weeks Are Determined to Finish the Transgressions I want now to discuss the issue of “finishing the transgression.” As noted in the previous article, Frost admits that the meaning of this term is to fill up the measure of sin. He rightly points out that in Daniel 8:12, 23, the prophet foretold coming…

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The Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9:24 – Finishing the Transgression

The Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9:24 and Isaiah 59 Seventy Weeks Are Determined… to Finish the Transgressions   I have demonstrated in two other articles on the Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9 examining the motif of the taking away of Israel’s sin, that Isaiah 40 and Isaiah 26-27 are directly parallel to Daniel 9:24-27. Those texts in Isaiah are undoubtedly…

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Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy of Daniel 9: Bringing In Everlasting Righteousness – Impossible Under Antiochus Epiphanes!

The Seventy Week Prophecy of Daniel 9:24: Bringing in Everlasting Righteousness – Impossible Under Antiochus Epiphanes! We are examining the claim that the Seventy Week Prophecy of Daniel 9 is not a Messianic prediction, but rather foretold the career of Antiochus Epiphanes. Be sure to go back and read the previous installments #1   #2  #3 Before I get into the…

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Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy – Three Messiahs, Three Princes? #3

Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy: Three Messiahs, Three Princes? Be sure to read the first two installments of this series in which we are examining the question of whether Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy foretold the coming of Antiochus Epiphanes, or, if Daniel foretold the coming of the True Messiah – Jesus.  #1   #2.  It is important to realize that the view…

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Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy: Antiochus or Jesus #2

Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy: Antiochus or Jesus A look at Isaiah 26-27 and Daniel 9 – Parallel Messianic Texts In our first installment, examining the claim that Daniel 9 is not Messianic, we noted how Isaiah 40 and its promise of the taking away of Israel’s sin is directly parallel with Daniel 9. We demonstrated that Isaiah 40 is undeniably…

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Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy: Antiochus Epiphanes or Jesus?

  Daniel’s Seventy Week Prophecy: Antiochus Epiphanes Or Jesus An Examination of Isaiah 40 and Daniel 9 On FaceBook, the claim is being made by some former preterists that Daniel 9 is not Messianic. It did not foretell the death of Jesus to put away sin (Hebrews 9:26). It has nothing to do with Jesus! To say that this is…

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Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham #5

Responding to the Critics: Exposing the Error of Howard Denham #5 As promised in the previous installment of this series on Responding to the Critics, I want to examine the prophecy of Hosea to demonstrate the egregious error of Howard Denham, hateful and caustic critic of Covenant Eschatology. Consider the following. Hosea said that Israel would be saved- remarried –…

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Responding to the Critics: Exposing the Error of Howard Denham – #4

Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham – #4 We continue this series of Responding to the Critics, examining the (false) claims of Howard Denham, a caustic church of Christ preacher. Denham recently claimed that I believe in a national restoration of Israel. Nothing could be more wrong– and I dare say Denham knows it since…

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Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham #2

Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham #2 This is the second installment in our Responding to the Critics series. We are addressing some (mostly false) claims of Howard Denham, one of the most caustic “preachers” that one can imagine. He imagines himself to be the final word on any theological question and is an out-spoken…

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