eschatology, Olivet Discourse, Responding to the Critics

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #6- An Objection Considered

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #6 An Objection Considered Be sure to read the previous installments in this series, beginning here. In this installment I want to consider an objection to what we have presented in the previous articles. Many insist that the passages examined in the previous articles (Isaiah 27:13 / Matthew 24:31 / 1 Thessalonians…

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

Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #4

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #5 – 1 Thessalonians 4 In this fourth installment of our study of the Resurrection at the sound of the Trumpet, we take a look at another of the famous passages that predicted that awesome event. Be sure to read the previous three installments.  #1   #2   #3 “For this we say to…

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The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #3

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet #3   (Matthew 24 and the Resurrection)   In our study of the Resurrection in Matthew 24 (The Olivet Discourse) we are demonstrating that when Jesus predicted the gathering of the elect at the sound of the Great Trumpet, he was in fact predicting the end time resurrection. When this is acknowledged, this…

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Fulfilled Prophecy, Passing of the Law of Moses, Responding to the Critics, Resurrection

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet – #2

The Resurrection at the Sound of the Trumpet – Matthew 24:29-31 The next passage we want to examine in regard to the resurrection at the sounding of the Trumpet is in the Olivet Discourse. Be sure to read the previous article. Jesus predicted the destruction of Jerusalem in classic Jewish apocalyptic language. In vs. 30-31 he said, “they will see…

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Zion, The Perfection of Beauty #2

In our first article about Zion we investigated the significance of the historical city of Jerusalem/Zion. As the Covenant City of God Jerusalem was the center of the world to the Jewish mind. And prophetically Zion plays a central role in God’s Scheme of Redemption. This article will examine four New Testament texts and how they deal with the issue…

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