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Apocalypse Now? Evangelicals and a Raw Deal at Raw Story
Raw Story claims that a state senator “predicts Trump’s Jerusalem embassy decision may usher in Armageddon.” But, he didn't.
headline but a more honest story. Simply put, the result is a standard declaration of Christian premillennial eschatology. Regardless of whether one agrees
No, Christians Don’t See the Eclipse as a Sign of an Immediate Apocalypse (Except for a Few Odd Ones)
You will know when the end comes.
Aug 20, 2017. eclipse, apocalypse, eschatology, end times. No, Christians Don't See the Eclipse as a Sign of an Immediate Apocalypse (Except for a Few Odd Ones).
One-on-One with Daniel Treier on the Updated Evangelical Dictionary of Theology
First published in the 1950s, the last major revision was in the 1980s.
One example would be the wider evangelical embrace of 'inaugurated eschatology'—that Christ's kingdom is both already here and not yet present in its fullness—as a way of getting
Who Awaits the Messiah Most? MuslimsSubscriber Access Only
Islam and Christianity share Second Coming hopes. Can this be a bridge?
Free Syrian Army officer, told Reuters in October after coalition forces drove more than 1,000 extremists from the backwater Syrian city known as the Armageddon of Islamic eschatology.
Evangelicals Still Want to Evangelize Jews, But Not for the Same Reasons
Survey finds sharing the gospel with God’s “chosen people” is less tied to the end times.
Today's evangelical believers are mostly in agreement on the importance of Jewish outreach, but show less consensus over how those efforts relate to biblical eschatology and the
The New View of Heaven Is Too Small
Our recent emphasis on “kingdom work” misses the real hope of the afterlife.
The New View of Heaven Is Too Small. Our recent emphasis on “kingdom work” misses the real hope of the afterlife. J. Todd Billings| February 15, 2018. Image: Prixel / Lightstock.
Only One-Third of Pastors Share 'Left Behind' End Times Theology
Here's how 1,000 Protestant clergy disagree on the rapture, the Antichrist, and other points of eschatology.
Here's how 1000 Protestant clergy disagree on the rapture, the Antichrist, and other points of eschatology. Research. Only One-Third of Pastors Share 'Left Behind' End Times Theology.
Swipe Right for Jesus
How Tinder helped me come to terms with my evangelical identity.
anchors in the shallow waters of a pick-up conversation, especially when combined with colorful and technical divinity school additions like “inaugurated eschatology” and “pastoral care
Kate Bowler: I Reject the Prosperity Gospel but I Still Crave What It PromisesSubscriber Access Only
How terminal cancer gave a young historian greater sympathy with those seeking after “health and wealth.”
she gives up the “glorious delusion that sheer willpower [will] make the difference” and comes home to what she already knows: namely, that the “over-realized eschatology” of the
Exploring Evangelicalism: An Interview With Brian Brodersen of Calvary Chapel—Part 1
Brian Brodersen explains the uniqueness of Calvary Chapel's approach to ministry
Although I didn't mention this to the pastor I had the conversation with, now that I'm thinking about it, there's one more distinctive that comes to mind: our view on eschatology.
Why Even Pessimists Can Embrace Hope
A social psychologist explains why fear and hope often work as a team.
Drawing on NT Wright's idea of “collaborative eschatology,” Bruininks examines the tension between the certainty of our hope in Christ and the uncertainty of how exactly God's plan will
The Armageddon Code—An End Times Interview with Billy Hallowell
The return of Christ remains, as ever, a topic of great interest.
There's also the notion that current events are fueling greater interest in the end times and, thus, a deeper quest for facts about what the Bible really says about eschatology.
Friend, Have You Heard the Good News About the Simulation Hypothesis?
Why a sci-fi idea championed by Elon Musk and others is an opportunity for Christians.
Second, will the computer sciences begin to develop this hypothesis, maybe even branching out into theories of origins, anthropology, eschatology, theology proper, and even doctrines
Origin of Spiritual Gifts Profiles
Fascinating research on the systematic theology of spiritual gifts
was a dynamic time for the development of doctrine, as long-neglected areas of theology (especially those of the Holy Spirit, ecclesiology, missiology, and eschatology) were brought
Sorry, Old Testament: Most Theologians Don't Use You
Should systematic theologies equally rely on Bible verses from the Old and New Testament? Experts weigh in.
topic it was used for, and offered breakouts of the top five references for a variety of theological categories, including Christology, pneumatology, soteriology, eschatology, and theology
‘Discovery’ May Be the ‘Star Trek’ that Gets Humanity Right
In its next chapter, the classic sci-fi series looks to clear the blind spots from its utopian vision.
demonstrate. At its worst, Star Trek puts forth a godless humanism without a transcendent eschatology, yoked to a flawed understanding of human nature.
Bible Study Fellowship Rewrites the RulebookSubscriber Access Only
From denim to downloads, BSF is loosening up and adapting for millennials.
conservative and holds a pre-millennial view without being dispensationalist, but its studies and teaching leaders present an array of scriptural opinions on topics such as eschatology.
A Tale of Two Calvary Chapels: Behind the Movement’s SplitSubscriber Access Only
Chuck Smith’s successor says he is expanding founder’s vision. Other leaders say he’s diluting it.
concerns: that Brodersen is shifting around the structure of services to depart from traditional biblical exposition, and that he doesn't prioritize the movement's emphasis on eschatology.
Comment Policy for The Exchange
Nine simple rules for commenting respectfully on The Exchange.
We don't need eschatology debates breaking out on posts about church planting. 3. You can share opinions, disagree and even argue, but you must be polite.
What’s the Deal with Lent?
Skepticism about this season is based mostly on myths and misconceptions.
As historian William Harmless explains, “In these two liturgical seasons Christians drank in, by turns, the 'not yet' and 'already' of New Testament eschatology.”.
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How Larry Norman Became the Elvis Presley of Christian Rock
How Larry Norman Became the Elvis Presley of Christian Rock
His music inspired a generation of Jesus freaks, but he never shook the suspicion of being a wolf in sheep’s clothing.
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