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Chiliasm (Part 3): New Testament Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha

Relevant New Testament Texts Outside the book of Revelation, there are few New Testament references to a possible messianic interregnum. First Corinthians 15:23–28 (cf. Col…

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Chiliasm (Part 2): Background

Jewish background to Christian chiliasm

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Chiliasm (Part 1): Introduction

Introduction to a 9-part series on early Chiliasm.

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Isaac

Isaac and the Covenant Covenantal Offspring Isaac, the beloved son of Abraham, went to the altar as a sacrifice (Gen 22) at the apparent cost…

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Adam, Eve, and Seed of the Woman

First and Final Adam Adam was God’s created “image and likeness” (Gen 1:26–28) who foreshadowed Jesus Christ “the exact likeness of God” (2 Cor 4:4)…

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The Child of Christmas Morn (Psalm 2)

A homiletical reflection on Psalm 2 in connection with the Advent season.

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Jesse Tree 27. “Incarnate Logos”

“Incarnate Logos,” the fulfillment of the hope foretold through the Jesse Tree.

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Jesse Tree 26. “The Magi’s Visit”

“The Magi’s Visit” recounts the royal treatment accorded the threatened Christ child who came fulfilling the hope of the Jesse Tree.

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Jesse Tree 25. “Jesus’s Birth”

Happy Christmas, as the Jesse Tree series comes to the segment recounting “Jesus’ Birth”!

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Jesse Tree 24. “Joseph: Trusting God”

Scripture: Matt 1–2; Luke 2:41–51; 3:23–38 Mary had the tough role, but Joseph’s role in the birth of the Messiah wasn’t so comfortable either. Who…

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