By Darrell L. Bock
Are those the final days? may Jesus go back at any time to set up his thousand-year reign on the earth? what's the nature of Christ’s millennial country pointed out within the publication of Revelation? What needs to ensue earlier than Jesus returns, and what half does the church play? 3 essential perspectives held by means of evangelicals search to reply to those and comparable questions: premillennial, postmillennial, and amillennial. This publication offers every one view a discussion board for presentation, critique, and safety. along with every one contributor’s own viewpoint, quite a few interpretations of the various positions are mentioned within the essays. 3 perspectives at the Millennium and past allows you to evaluate and distinction 3 vital eschatological viewpoints to realize a greater knowing of the way Christianity’s nice desire, the go back of Jesus, is known through the church. The Counterpoints sequence offers a discussion board for comparability and critique of alternative perspectives on matters vital to Christians. Counterpoints books handle different types: Church existence and Bible and Theology. entire your library with different books within the Counterpoints sequence.
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4:25). He has been exalted and seated at God’s right hand in heaven (Heb. 1:3). “And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way” (Eph. 1:22-23). Christ is King now! He is not waiting to begin exercising his dominion at some future day. Thus, Christians have every reason to be bold and confident in their faithful service of the King and the proclamation of his glorious gospel throughout the world.
We may infer that the beginning and the end are “organically” connected, but except for the parable of the wheat and the weeds (and possibly the sower), the parables make no statement about “how” the process moves from beginning to end. ” He tries to play down the size of this unrighteous element, for clearly it goes against his postmillennial expectations. But the Lord describes both the wheat and the weeds as growing together until the harvest. Many kingdom parables warn of judgment on those who are not prepared to receive the Lord at his coming.
The term amillennialism has been widely current since sometime in the 1930s, although when it was first used remains a mystery. ” 1 In this chapter we will concentrate not on church history but on the biblical considerations that have caused many Christians throughout the ages to reject millennialism, whether of the premillennial or the postmillennial type. Our English word “eschatology” comes from the Greek words for “last things” (eschatos) and “word, study” (logos), but we must recognize that in the view of the New Testament writers the “last days” of redemptive history were inaugurated by Christ’s resurrection and exaltation and the Pentecostal outpouring of the Holy Spirit (Acts 2:16-21, “the last days”; 1 Cor.
3 Views on the Millennium and Beyond by Darrell L. Bock