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

Was the Fall of Jerusalem the Good News of the Kingdom? #7

Was the Fall of Jerusalem the Good News of the Kingdom? #7 In our last installment of this series I shared some thoughts on the “good news of the kingdom” of Matthew 24:14, I shared some thoughts on the significant word family (episunago / episunagogee). These words are used in the Tanakh to speak of the eschatological gathering to the…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics

Dispelling Postmillennialism – Response to Keith Mathison #3

Responding to the Critics: Response to Keith Mathison #3 Well, I actually began this response all the way back in 2016, but, got side tracked somehow. As I was going through some files just this morning (4-21-18) I discovered my oversight and failure to finish posting my response to Keith Mathison. So, with apologies for the delay, here is installment…

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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection

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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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics

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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eschatology, Fulfilled Prophecy, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection

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

Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham – #1

Responding to the Critics – Exposing the Error of Howard Denham #1 On this site, we frequently respond to the critics of Covenant Eschatology. I was recently contacted by someone that asked me to respond to some charges and claims made by Howard Denham, an acerbic, hateful church of Christ minister. Denham seems not to understand even the basics of…

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