Doug Cox: The Promised Land: Shadow vs. Reality (2011)

The things that are said in prophecy about the promised land, are about the reality that is foreshadowed by the land. I suggest that the promised land itself represents the truth, into which Jesus said the Spirit will guide the church. Saying the prophecies about Israel’s return to the land apply to unbelieving Jews, is confusing shadow with reality! Continue reading “Doug Cox: The Promised Land: Shadow vs. Reality (2011)”

Introduction to the “Parousia Series”

Typically, the coming of the Lord is seen as a single historical event.  However, the Greek word parousia, upon which the English is often rendered simply as ‘coming’, suggests much more. The simple identification of the origins of the word parousia offers a tremendous opportunity to cut through centuries of error in order to comprehend the prenatal work of the Holy Spirit in the life of the believer.

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Premillenialism a delusion: Watchfulness

How can it be said we remove the motive and incentive to Christian watchfulness, by denying the kind of Advent they hold?  How can they say these injunctions given to the New Testament church to watch for the Lord’s coming mean that they should expect the Second Advent every day, when the Master himself shows that it is death which is referred to?”

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