Category Archives: Second Coming

Jeremiah 51:44

Jeremiah 51:44 “I will punish Bel in Babylon, And I will make what he has swallowed come out of his mouth; And the nations will no longer stream to him. Even the wall of Babylon has fallen down! These words … Continue reading

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The Day of the Church Versus the Day of the Lord

The day of Israel gave way to the day of church.  That is, when Jesus was raised from the dead, He called to Himself all of the true sons of Israel.  The faithful of Israel became the faithful of the … Continue reading

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2 Chronicles 7:11

2 Chronicles 7:11 Thus Solomon finished the house of the LORD and the king’s palace, and successfully completed all that he had planned on doing in the house of the LORD and in his palace. Solomon being a type of … Continue reading

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The Unbelief Is Unsurprising

In this verse, Jesus wonders aloud about how much faith He’d find awaiting Him at His Second Coming. Luke 18:8 “… when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?” Given that there’s so much unbelief … Continue reading

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Why Would You Want Jesus in the Flesh When You Can Have Him in the Spirit?

Some people long for a physical Second Coming of Christ.  This is neither wise nor scriptural.  Even during His earthly ministry, Jesus corrected those who preferred physical realities to spiritual ones: Luke 11:27 While Jesus was saying these things, one … Continue reading

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The Apostles Prophesied a Spiritual Second Coming of Christ

The apostles did not prophesy a physical Second Coming of Jesus Christ, as many Christians today maintain.  Rather, they prophesied a spiritual Second Coming.  See, for example, this passage from Paul: 2 Thessalonians 2:1 Now we request you, brethren, with … Continue reading

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The Apostles Were Preparing a People for the Lord

2 Thessalonians 2:1 Now we request you, brethren, with regard to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our gathering together to Him, Paul is speaking here of a “gathering to the Lord.”  During the time of the apostles, … Continue reading

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Jesus Came in the Glory of His Father

In Matthew 16:27, Jesus promised that He would “come in the glory of His Father.”  This, of course, is exactly what He did. Why did so many people miss it?  After all, that sounds like a lot of glory – … Continue reading

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Acts 7:17-18

In this passage we see a foreshadowing of the time of the apostasy in which the Lord would come for His people.  That is, men of lawlessness arose in the churches (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12; Acts 20:29-30; 3 John 1:9-10), such … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Seeing and Recognizing

The scribes and Pharisees saw Jesus, but they didn’t recognize Him.  That is, they saw the same Jesus of Nazareth that all His followers saw, but they did not recognize Him as the Messiah.  Because of this failure to recognize, … Continue reading

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