Resurrection

Resurrection, the Hope of Israel, and the Song of Moses

Though the entire Song of Moses has strong elements of prophecy, this section was particularly striking as it pertains to the resurrection we now have in Christ. For some time I have contended (and still do) that the fullness of resurrection comes from the OC Israelite hope of being planted in their land. To them that was resurrection. And we…

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The Dead Are Raised

The above title is selected from the passage in Luke 20:37-38. "Now that the dead are raised even Moses shewed at the bush, when he calleth the Lord the God of Abraham, and the God of Jacob. For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him." On this occasion, Jesus was…

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Challenging Concepts Of The Resurrection

It is clear that for some, that resurrection can only mean the rising of a human body from the grave.  "What ever there is about man that "lies down" when he dies, is that which will "stand up" at the time of the resurrection.  What is there of man that lies down at death; is it his soul? Of course…

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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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