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Dispensationalism Part 3

This post became rather long, so it will be broken up into two parts. For many committed Christians, Isaiah’s prophecies of the coming Messiah culminate in Jesus Christ who fulfilled Old Testament prophecy concerning the Messiah. For the dispensationalists, however,...

John the Baptist, Part 2

This is a little long, but it is very important. Of all the gospel accounts, John 1:19-31, 3:22-36 vividly portrays the role of John the Baptist and lines up with Numbers 8:7-8. He is purifying and baptizing people in his role as the forerunner to Christ. We should...

Dispensationalism Part 2

A key underpinning of dispensationalism is a literal interpretation of the Bible such that Israel always means Israel and the church always means the church. With such a literal interpretation, dispensationalists hold the view that the church does not fulfill any of...

On Dispensationalism, First in a Series

In a series of posts, we will be reviewing the modern teaching in the church on dispensationalism. The concept has wide-reaching implications, including end-time idealistic thinking, the church’s stance on Israel, the interpretation of Scripture, and shaping the...