Introduction to Biblical Prophecy
Meaning of “Generation” in Matthew 24:34
What Scholars Say “Verily I say unto you, this generation (genea, not genos) shall not pass, till all be fulfilled.” Definition of genea: generation Definition of genos: race, stock, kin F.F. Bruce (1983) “The phrase ‘this generation’ is found too…
Defending The Faith: Why Proper Eschatology Is Important
Perhaps the biggest challenge against Christians from skeptics, Jews, Muslims, and others is that the prophecies of Jesus and the writers of the New Testament failed. So, if Jesus and his followers were false prophets, Christianity falls. Consider these quotes:…
ARE THESE INTERPRETATIONS TWISTING THE WORDS OF JESUS AND THE BIBLICAL WRITERS? “This generation” (Mt. 11:16; 12:39; 16:4; 17:17; 23:36; 24:34) REALLY MEANT some other future generation. “In a very, very little while” (Heb. 10:37) REALLY MEANT thousands of years…
Here is a list of preterist passages compiled by David A. Green.[i] This compilation puts an exclamation point to the importance of the imminency passages in the New Testament: 1. The kingdom of heaven is at hand. (Matthew 3:2) 2….