Category Archives: Eschatology

The End of Cain

By | July 19, 2021

Man’s first son, he tilled the ground, but God had no regard. A fallen face, he killed his brother. He wandered from the Lord. Then fire and darkness, sorrow and pain, torment without end. Thousands of years, our present age, and then a thousand to come. Perhaps he hears the gnashing of teeth from others… Read More »

“That God May Be All in All”: 1 Corinthians 15:20–28 – Part 6

By | April 29, 2019
This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series 1 Corinthians 15:20-28

Paul has emphatically defended the reality of the resurrection of Christ (1 Cor 15:20) and that His people will be made alive in Him (1 Cor 15:21–22). We now explore how Paul then elaborated on how the resurrection would take place in 1 Cor 15:23–24a. The resurrection involves three groups who are resurrected at three… Read More »

“That God May Be All in All”: 1 Corinthians 15:20–28 – Part 5

By | April 22, 2019
This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series 1 Corinthians 15:20-28

In our last look at 1 Cor 15:21–22, we explored how some conclude that the second “all” of 1 Cor 15:22 can refer to either believers alone or all mankind in general. This week we will examine why it matters (or not) and which option is best. Both sides of the debate tend to narrow… Read More »

“That God May Be All in All”: 1 Corinthians 15:20–28 – Part 4

By | April 15, 2019
This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series 1 Corinthians 15:20-28

In our last look at 1 Cor 15:21–22, we explored how some conclude that the second “all” of 1 Cor 15:22 can refer to either believers alone or all mankind in general. This week we will examine why it matters (or not) and which option is best. Both sides of the debate tend to narrow… Read More »

“That God May Be All in All”: 1 Corinthians 15:20–28 – Part 3

By | April 8, 2019
This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series 1 Corinthians 15:20-28

In considering 1 Cor 15:22 last week, we asked, does the “all” who are “made alive” in this verse refer to believers alone or all mankind in general? Let’s explore the options. Only Believers The evidence for limiting the second “all” in 1 Cor 15:22 to only believers is impressive. In Rom 5:12–21, Paul likewise… Read More »