Revelation 20:2-3: Although the devil is extremely evil, he lacks the power to exercise his wickedness at will. All he does and has done is only by permission of the Lord Jesus, where by graduation and duration are appointed. The devils fear the bottomless pit, so they prayed to the Lord Jesus not to banish … Continue reading Binding of Satan – a’Brakel
A massive list of resources on Historicism provided by The Antipas Chronicles. Take an afternoon and explore. As I take another look at eschatology I found this extremely helpful, not that I agree with everything on the site, just that it provided plenty of reading material for study and research. Start here. Yours in the … Continue reading Eschatology Resources
Rev. 4.1-3 "Where God is rightly seen, He will be seen exceeding stately and Glorious: O so wonderful! whom nothing can resemble, whom no tongue can express, nor eye behold, nor heart conceive! what were it to imagine thousands of mountains of the most previous stones imaginable, and thousands of Suns shining in their brightness? … Continue reading Praise Him!
(notice the coffee stain on the cover) It should be clear by now I really, really like the theological works of John Gill. I read his works online, at the kitchen table, in the van while waiting for my wifey etc. I read Gill all the time...but I do not idolize him. To study … Continue reading Mark up your books!
by JAMES BOURNE "As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him." (Colossians 2:6) To walk in Christ as we received him is to retain the sense of our need of him, as when we felt the Day Spring from on high first visited us, and the terrors of the … Continue reading Receiving and Walking
"And out of the throne proceeded lightnings and thunderings and voices: and there were seven lamps of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God." (Rev 4:5) Durham comments, "We have the second thing whereby this stateliness is expressed, and out of the throne proceeded thunderings, and lightenings, and voices: It … Continue reading an Army with Banners
On Rev. 1.7-9 "Among them that shall see Him, these are added, They also who pierced Him: under which is comprehended His greatest Enemies; and it takes in both those, who had their hands hot in his blood, and killed him bodily; and those who crucified, and do crucify Him spiritually, as it's said, Chap. … Continue reading get it now, or never
"Trust wholly in Christ; rely altogether on his sufferings; beware of seeking to be justified in any other way than by his righteousness. Faith in our Lord Jesus Christ is sufficient for salvation." "God gives His grace to whomever He wishes, and has predestined each individual, an eternity before birth, to be lost or saved … Continue reading Quotes from Wycliffe
The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to shew unto his servants things which must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his servant John: Who bare record of the word of God, and of the testimony of Jesus Christ, and of all things that … Continue reading Encouragement