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Revelation and Redemption at Colossae (Jsnt Supplement Series)

by Thomas J. Sappington

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Published by Sheffield .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion: general,
  • Biblical Studies - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11947692M
    ISBN 101850753075
    ISBN 109781850753070

      You’ve never seen the Book of Revelation until you’ve been there—or the Book of Acts, or Paul’s and John’s and Peter’s letters. Next April , we’ll visit all Seven Churches—Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia and Laodicea—and Colossae. It is the first full-length book within the Revelation Series, which is meant to be read in release order. Intended for mature readers. The Revelation Series: Revelation (The Revelation Series, Book #1) Restraint (The Revelation Series, Book #2) Redemption (The Revelation Series, Book #3) Revolution (The Revelation Series, Book #4).

    price of redemption. This is the picture of the book of Revelation. Jesus is redeeming the world back unto Himself for His coming Kingdom! ===== God gave the book of Revelation especially for the generation of the end-time. The majority of the Bible scholars of our time agree that these are indeed the latter days. Yet many people, even. The book of Revelation is a revealing of Jesus Christ in glory. I know, I know. You thought Revelation was about the end of the world. We’ll get to that. Revelation is awesome. But the first time I read Revelation, I was lost. Dragons and demons, angels and plagues, mark of the beast, stars fall, heavens rolled up - cats and dogs living.

      Because the Book of Revelation represents the conclusion or the climax of God’s big picture story of redemption and restoration that started in Genesis, and because bible prophecy is best understood when we allow scripture to interpret scripture, and because prophecy is defined as, “history written in advance,” then it is key to remember. Apocalypse, from the verb apokalypto, to reveal, is the name given to the last book in the Bible. It is also called the Book of Revelation. Although a Christian work, the Apocalypse belongs to a class of literature dealing with eschatological subjects and much in vogue among the Jews of the first century before, and after, Christ. Authenticity.


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Revelation and Redemption at Colossae (Jsnt Supplement Series) by Thomas J. Sappington Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Revelation and redemption at Colossae. [Thomas J Sappington] -- Recent research in the field of Jewish apocalypticism has opened the way to a fuller understanding of the problem addressed in Colossians.

In Part I, Sappington explores the ascetic-mystical piety. Revelation and Redemption at Colossae (Jsnt Supplement Series) (Library of New Testament Studies) by Thomas J.

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[Thomas J Sappington] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Finally, Sappington analyses Paul's response to the error, arguing that the themes of 'revelation' (Col.

) and 'redemption' (Col. ) are critical to our understanding of Paul's exposition. Contact Us. Revelation and Redemption at Colossae. Thomas J. Sappington Book Details. Series: The Library of New Finally, Sappington analyses Paul's response to the error, arguing that the themes of 'revelation' (Col.

) and 'redemption' (Col. ) are critical to our understanding of Paul's exposition. Pages: Publisher Google Book Preview. Revelation and Redemption at Colossae Book 53 Recent research in the field of Jewish apocalypticism has opened the way to a fuller understanding of the problem addressed in Colossians.

Revelation and Redemption at Colossae book Chapters 4 and 5 are central to the book of Revelation as they show the sovereign hand of the God, the only one worthy to bring both judgment upon sin and the fulfillment of redemption.

What a horrible scene of mass destruction; yet God is worthy in his holiness to bring such judgment. Keys to understanding the book of Revelation. Its meaning is positive, not fearful or terrifying to those who serve God. While many associate the word “apocalypse” with great disaster, the book of Revelation begins and ends by saying that those who read, understand, and apply its message would be happy for doing so.

—Revelation ; The Book of Revelation (often called the Revelation to John, Apocalypse of John, the Revelation from Jesus Christ from its opening words, the Apocalypse, The Revelation, or simply Revelation) is the final book of the New Testament, and consequently is also the final book of the Christian title is derived from the first word of the Koine Greek text: apokalypsis, meaning "unveiling" or.

Revelation: Revelation – Laodicea: The Complacent Church. Christ introduced himself to the church at Laodicea as “the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation” ().

These titles were not taken from the description of Christ in chapter. 1 Book of Colossians Title: Colossians is named for the city of Colossae, where the church it was addressed to was located.

It was also to be read in the neighboring church at Laodicea (). Authorship - Date: This letter was written by Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ (; compare verse 23; ). Though he did not personally know the recipients, Paul was acquainted with. According to some, and I am relieved that it has only been a few, Covid is proof that the plagues of the book of Revelation, in particular the seven Seals of Revelation.

Many verses in Revelation apply to life today, whether we are living in the midst of one of the prophecies or not. We are to live righteously, pleasing God, worshiping God, and knowing that through Jesus we have the ultimate victory. May you be encouraged and inspired by these 19 Quotes from the Book of Revelation.

So the lesson of the book of Revelation, that the promise of Matthew that the church will prevail, that the church is the meaning of history ultimately — that lesson of the book of Revelation is something that will be increasingly relevant to a church that sees itself marginalized and pushed to the outskirts of society.

[Dr. Carl R. Go To Book of Colossians Index. Title: Colossians is named for the city of Colossae, where the church it was addressed to was located.

It was also to be read in the neighboring church at Laodicea (). Authorship - Date: This letter was written by Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ (; compare verse 23; ). Though he did not personally know the recipients, Paul was acquainted with them. Laodicea receives passing mention in the epistle to the Colossians and is one of the Seven churches of Asia mentioned in the Book of Revelation.

The Laodicean Church had probably been founded by the Colossian Epaphras, who shared the care of it with Nymphas, in. The Book Of Ezra - Banned From The Bible, Our Past, Present & Future - Latin 2 Ezra/ 4th Esdras - Duration: Flat Water F.E. 1, views. The City of Colossae. Its Location: Located about miles east of Ephesus, Colossae was a Graeco-Phrygian city in the Roman proconsular of Asia also known as Asia Minor.

It was one of three cities located in the Lycus Valley (Colossae, Hierapolis, and Laodicea) that formed an important trade route, a virtual meeting point between east and west. Paul instructed that his letter to the Colossians be read also in Laodicea (Col.

), and he was encouraged by their strong faith in Christ (Col. Something seems to have changed, however, in the thirty years after Paul’s letter when John penned the book of Revelation.

Wealth and independence had weakened their commitment to Christ. Eight times in the book of Revelation, we encounter the reference "bond-servant". This special term is applicable in the New Testament to the apostle John, Paul, and Timothy.

It is a word that has reference to all true believers as opposed to "tares", "darnel", or look-alikes. It’s a book of visions by John the Seer (Revelation ), compiled and edited into a single work by an unknown “Compiler” (Revelation ).

So much evolution happened to books like this. The book of Revelation is a triumphant vision of God’s final victory over all the forces of evil in the world. This final victory is secured because of the blood of the Lamb that purifies God’s people for his ultimate reign.

Revelation is filled with the gracious purposes of God, to strengthen his people. The church at Laodicea receives no commendation, only correction.

– Revelation