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To: agrace; running_dog_lackey
Paul reiterates this by saying that it’s those in darkness for whom the Day of the Lord comes like a thief, not for those who are sons of light (1 Thess 5).

10 But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night, in which the heavens will pass away with a great noise, and the elements will melt with fervent heat; both the earth and the works that are in it will be burned up.
11 Therefore, since all these things will be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,
12 looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be dissolved, being on fire, and the elements will melt with fervent heat?
13 Nevertheless we, according to His promise, look for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.
14 Therefore, beloved, looking forward to these things, be diligent to be found by Him in peace, without spot and blameless; (2 Peter 3)
Christ will return suddenly without warning and this life as we know it will all be over. We look “for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.”

Anyone who says they are looking for a future “millennial kingdom” does not know the Scriptures.

9 posted on 02/08/2011 3:00:54 PM PST by topcat54 ("Dispensationalism -- an error of Biblical proportions.")
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To: topcat54
Anyone who says they are looking for a future “millennial kingdom” does not know the Scriptures.

It's funny how so many "End Times" buffs concentrate on the "The Great Tribulation"; and all but ignore the fact that the big battle of the "nations in the 4 corners of the earth" occurs after the millennium.

Yes, we may be in the "End Times"; the end times that occur in Revelation 20:7.

11 posted on 02/09/2011 7:12:45 AM PST by Sans-Culotte ( Pray for Obama- Psalm 109:8)
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