Heaven And Hell Are ‘Not What Jesus Preached,’ Religion Scholar Says : NPR

Bart Ehrman says the ideas of eternal rewards and punishments aren't found in the Old Testament or in the teachings of Jesus. His new book is Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife. — Read on http://www.npr.org/2020/03/31/824479587/heaven-and-hell-are-not-what-jesus-preached-religion-scholar-says

Rick Perry Labels DJT “the Chosen One”

Fox & Friends preview an interview with Rick Perry, where he says that Trump is "the chosen one" and "sent by God to do great things" Pete Hegseth: "God has used imperfect people forever," but what Trump "has withstood is unlike what really any other mortal could understand" pic.twitter.com/ITDAErMJiN — Courtney Hagle (@CourtneyHagle) November 24, …

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The Cyrus-Trump Fallacy | Prof. André Gagné

______________________________ Pompeo's eschatology is not the only one around. There is another one to which people pay little attention. Inspired by the Latter Rain Movement's "Manifested Sons of God" theology, it is now permeating the global networks of the New Apostolic Reformation.https://t.co/kRSryJAMMp— André Gagné (@profagagne) March 22, 2019 Trump has been hearing from Religious Right …

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To Pray “Thy Kingdom Come” | Jesus Creed

So strong is the link between Christ and the Kingdom in the early Christian imagination that it becomes possible, even necessary,  to construe the eschatological advent of the Kingdom of God exclusively in terms of Christ’s own apocalyptic parousia. … The decisive meaning of the petition  ‘Thy Kingdom Come” is to be found in its …

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Revelation Resources (Next Steps)

As it is in Heaven--I wanted to make sure that you had some helpful next steps for engaging with the book of Revelation. First of all, I would get the following books: 1. Reading Revelation Responsibly by Michael Gorman 2. Revelation for Everyone (devotional commentary) by N.T. Wright 3. Three Months with Revelation by Justo …

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An Informal Intro to the Premillennialism of 1st – 2nd Centuries A.D.

Few early Christians wrote about this aspect of eschatology during the first century of Christianity, but most of the available writings from the period reflect a millenarianist perspective (sometimes referred to as chiliasm). Bishop Papias of Hierapolis (A.D. 70–155) speaks in favor of a pre-millennial position in volume three of his five volume work and …

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