A must for students of Biblical Prophecy. J. Stuart Russell’s in depth research on the Second Coming of Jesus our Lord thoroughly satisfies every shadow of. Parousia: The New Testament Doctrine of Our Lord’s Second Coming [J. Stuart Russell, R. Sproul] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Raises issues James H. Gibson · out of 5 starsPossibly the best book I’ve ever. The Parousia: The Second Coming of Christ [James Stuart Russell, Dr. Don K. Preston] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A reformation.
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Paperbackpages. It has always meant “presence”, and in Jesus’ day, it could have been the correct answer to a pqrousia calling the names of the students, if such had occurred.
Apparently, it was censored.
Many church historians bear witness to Jerusalem’s destruction as equivalent to “heaven and earth passing away. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The famous evangelist Charles H.
His advocacy of the good cause was in frequent demand for meetings in London and the suburbs. Accordingly, inhe published anonymously his now celebrated, The Parousiacontaining an elaborate exegesis on these lines of New Testament teaching concerning the second coming of Jesus Christ.
The “sign of his presence” is here, now, all around us. This is a reproduction of a book published before Macdonald’s ‘Life and Writings of St.
The Parousia: The New Testament Doctrine of Christ’s Second Coming by James Stuart Russell
But another interesting point. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. In many verses, God uses the word ‘day’ to symbolize the Millennial reign of Christ. The Bible does NOT indicate how long this period of time is, but Jesus said; “this good news of the kingdom will be Look jamess the Kindle MatchBook icon on print and Kindle book detail pages of qualifying books.
In modern times, this work has, and continues to impress those who read it. Lamentation second of Jesus over Jerusalem vii. Woes denounced on the Scribes and Pharisees vi. The Man Child 4. Is there a War between Darkness and Light? The only tenable, the only reasonable, hypothesis is that it was intended to be understood by its original readers; but this is as much as to say that it must be stuary with the events and transactions of their own day, and these comprised within a comparatively brief space of time.
The book itself has numerous typos, but I’m smart enough to figure those out. The Great Red Dragon 3. Russell had held the doctrine of the past second Advent Preterism for many years before writing or even speaking on the subject.
Stuart Russell is exhaustive in his hermeneutics and is faithful to the context of the Scriptures themselves, always keeping this question in the forefront: As this draws nearer its end, “[the distinction] between a righteous one and a wicked one, between one serving God and one who has not served him,” is an important aspect of allowing God’s people to identify who they serve, even if it endangers them. Russell is buried in the Kensal Green Cemetery. The Parousia in the Apocalypse. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Tuese Ahkiong rated it it was amazing Nov 10, We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. Then to prepare for a Christian ministry he studied in the Theological Halls of Edinburgh and Glasgow, ultimately finding his way to Cheshunt College.
During this time, its becoming more and more clear just who actively supports Christ, and who is actively supporting the satan.
Though actually Russell was not a true Full Preterist. The University of Aberdeen soon signalled its appreciation of the book by conferring on the author a diploma in divinity, which he valued all the more highly because it came from his alma mater. The Seer, having begun pzrousia relate the judgment of the dragon, passes in Rev.
David rated it it was amazing Dec 07, Lamentation of Jesus over Jerusalem iii. We live in just such a time, even as Christ prophesied; “wars and rumours of wars”. The writing is terrifically readable, and Russell’s effort, especially through the synoptic gospels, has proven to be one of the greatest eye-openers of my life.
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Reading Russell is a breath of fresh air in a room filled with smoke and mirror hermeneutics. Seeing how the author argues that every mention of Jesus’ “second coming” in the New Testament is speaking of his coming in judgment on Israel in A. While Russell was not totally consistent with his own arguments and conclusions, nonetheless, his work is of tremendous importance and laid the groundwork for the modern revolution known as the preterist movement.
The very first book on Full Preterism I ever read.
The Parousia: The New Testament Doctrine of Christ’s Second Coming
James Norris rated it it was amazing May 07, This work drew much attention to the subject on both sides of the Atlantic. Interrogatory of the Disciples II. Russell had held the doctrine of the past second Advent Preterism for many years before writing or even speaking on the subject.
Lamentation second of Jesus over Jerusalem vii. Set up a giveaway.