Prophetic Witness - April 2013

Prophetic Witness - April 2013Israel and the Messianic Kingdom

Dr Arnold Fructenbaum

Behold, the days come, says Jehovah, that I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel, and with the house of Judah. Jeremiah 31 :31

INTRODUCTION

Within the period of the Messianic Kingdom, Israel is a major theme of the Old Testament prophets. Indeed, it was the high point of Old Testament prophecy and every writing prophet - with the exception of Jonah, Nahum, Habakkuk, and Malachi - had something to say about Israel. The last two prophets did make reference to the Second Coming and the Tribulation, which, in the wider context of the Prophets, implied a kingdom to follow. To spiritualize and allegorize away such a great amount of Scripture is to confuse the whole science of interpretation. There is no reason to spiritualize any of these prophecies any more than there is reason to do so with the first coming prophecies of the Messiah, those prophecies that deal with His virgin birth, His birth in Bethlehem, His death, or His physical Resurrection.

Because of the amount of revelation available on Israel in the Messianic Kingdom, this study will be divided into eight major sections: the four facets of the final restoration of Israel, other characteristics of Israel's final restoration, the Millennial Mountain of Jehovah's House, the Millennial Temple, the millennial system of priesthood and sacrifices, the millennial river, the Millennial lsrael, and the Millennial Jerusalem.

 

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In this edition of Prophetic Witness
  • Powerpoint - Tony Pearce
  • The Error of Replacement Theology
  • In Touch
  • I Believe in the Holy Ghost
  • From Our Israel Desk
  • Statement Of Belief
  • Israel and the Messianic Kingdom
  • And Now For The Good News
  • Signs Of The Times
  • Bournemouth Prophecy Convention
  • What In The World Is Happening?
  • What's On