eschatology

Zechariah 14| The Resurrection of the Dead Part 1

In our on-going study of Zechariah 14 and its influence on New Testament eschatology, we want now to examine this great chapter and what it says about the resurrection of the dead.  ZECHARIAH 14 AND THE RESURRECTION Some Christian commentators seem to see no correlation between Zechariah 14 and the resurrection. Allison has shown however, that early Jewish commentators did…

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Acts 1| The Imminence of the Kingdom in Acts 1

Acts 1, A Misunderstood Text In Acts 1, Jesus’ disciples asked him, “Will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?” It is often assumed that the disciples were asking about the national restoration of Israel. It is likewise claimed that Acts 1 shows that the kingdom was not near, because Jesus told the disciples “It is not for…

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