AD 70, bible prophecy, Book of Revelation, Day of the Lord, eschatology, Exegetical Studies, Resurrection, second coming

The Great Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium – #3

The Great Day of Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium #3 Definitive Proof that the Millennium Ended in the First Century As we noted in our first article in this series, the Millennium is a study of great importance for understanding eschatology. All three futurist views of the end times either claim that the Christian age…

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bible prophecy, eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Olivet Discourse-- Matthew 24, Responding to the Critics

Responding to the Critics: Kenneth Gentry’s “I am not a Preterist!”

  Responding to the Critics: Kenneth Gentry’s I am Not a Preterist!” Dr. Kenneth Gentry recently felt compelled to publish and article entitled “I am Not A Preterist!” The article was both an affirmation that he IS a preterist, but that he is NOT a preterist! Let me explain. For years, Gentry, DeMar, Mathison, etc. have all proclaimed themselves to…

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AD 70, bible prophecy, Day of the Lord, Responding to the Critics, The Millennium

The Great Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium #2

  The Great Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium – #2 Revelation 6, Revelation 11 and Daniel 12 In this second installment of our examination of the Great Day of the God’s Wrath we want to turn our attention to other passages in Revelation that discuss, define and describe that Day. We began our study of…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Olivet Discourse, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection, The Millennium

The Great Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium #1

The Great Day of God’s Wrath and the End of the Millennium The Millennium is a study of not only fascination but of importance for understanding eschatology. All three futurist views of the end times either claim that the Christian age is the Millennium (Amillennialism and Postmillennialism) or, the Millennium will be established at the Second Coming of Christ, at…

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Debates, eschatology, Formal Debates, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection, Written Debates

Was There a Physical Rapture in AD 70 – A Formal Written Debate

Introductory Remarks: Ed Stevens, President of International Preterist Association, and the lead proponent of the idea that there was a literal, physical rapture in AD 70, and I have agreed to engage in a formal written debate on that issue. Per our agreements, I will lead off in the affirmative, Each man will have four presentations in both affirmative and…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics

Sam Frost and the Substitutionary Death of Christ

Sam Frost and the Substitutionary Death of Christ A Theological Can of Worms The doctrine of the substitutionary death of Christ is one of the foundations of Christianity, “He bore our sins on the cross.” Even though there continues to be some debate about “Penal Substitution” nonetheless, the dominant view is that Christ died as a substitute for believers. The…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Passing of the Law of Moses

Imposed Until the Time of Reformation #3 – The Passing of the Law of Moses

  Imposed Until the Time of Reformation – The Passing of the Law of Moses #3 Be sure to read the previous two articles, #1    #2 The writer of Hebrews said that the Law of Moses, including the entire cultic world of sacrifices, festal observances, washings and meats and drinks, was “imposed” (From epikeimai / epikeimena, ἐπικείμενα , Strong’s #1945)…

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eschatology, Passing of the Law of Moses, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection

Responding to the Critics: A Response to William Vincent’s “Until” Article – #1

Responding to the Critics: A Response to William Vincent’s “Until” Article -Response #1 We often undertake the task of Responding to the Critics. That is what we will do in a short series. Just recently, A Mr. William Vincent, a regular poster on preterist Facebook pages, offered an article supposedly critiquing the partial preterist and full preterist views of eschatology.…

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Imposed Until the Time of Reformation – The Passing of the Law of Moses #1

Imposed Until the Time of the Reformation – The Passing of the Law of Moses – #1   The question of when the Law of Moses passed away continues to rage. The futurist view is that the Law of Moses was “nailed to the cross,” with appeal to Colossians 2:14-16. Unfortunately for the futurist view, Colossians does not actually say…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Olivet Discourse, Responding to the Critics

Was the Announcement of the Fall of Jerusalem Truly “The Gospel of the Kingdom”? #9

The Fall of Jerusalem Was the Time of the Fulfillment of All Things– #9- This Was the Gospel of the Kingdom! Answering Objection #2– Only Prophecies of Vengeance on Jerusalem were Fulfilled. Be sure to read the previous article on this as well. In our examination of Jesus’ statement that the announcement of the impending fall of Jerusalem was “the…

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