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Jesus Christ Our Lord. Amillennialism does seem to be the best structural interpretation of eschatology. Recognizing that eschatology–the study of future things–is a complicated and controversial subject, Riddlebarger begins with definitions of key terminology and an overview of various viewpoints and related biblical themes.
How is martyrdom consistent with kingdom growth? Riddlebarger does an exception job of not only explaining why other esc A very clear explanation of all of the broad amilennialism of eschatology, going through the reasoning behind each of the view points, using scriptural backing, and explaining potential problems that arise from each interpretation.
Riddlebarger along with other amil theologians seem pained to place the millennial reign of Christ in the intermediate state rather than here on earth. Rather, reading Riddlebarger’s explanations of Amillennialism and critiques of other positions, Amillennialisk appreciate the fact that he recognizes that Dispensationalists are serious about interpretati Let me first say that I’m writing this from the perspective of a former Dispensationalist that was bible college-trained in that theology.
A Case for Amillennialism: Understanding the End Times
Venema, author of The Promise of the Future. Please review your cart. May 24, Austin Hoffman rated it liked it Shelves: He also does not give the amillennialist interpretation of numerous end-times passages, theJews for example. Apr 02, Troy Solava rated it it was amazing.
A Case for Amillennialism: Understanding the End Times by Kim Riddlebarger
After growing up under dispensational teachings but finding amillennialisj problematic as an adult, I dabbled in preterism for a bit. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. These are difficult words to pronounce and even harder concepts to understand. However, he makes only a feeble attempt to explain how Satan can be chained and in a bottomless pit throughout the millennial reign and simultaneously “the god of this age” and a “roaming lion.
A thorough exposition amillennialissm the amillennial position, though a more accurate title would have been “A Case Against Premillenialism: We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed caze.
Books I’ve Written and Published Essays. I need time to think about the arguments in this book more, especially the Two-Age model presented in chapter 8, which in my cas is the strongest chapter in the book. A clear and concise study of the views of eschatology. Riddlebarger’s assertion that the verses about the covenant are referring to Christ and not the anti-Christ have given me a lot of food for thought.
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Third, he picks the key passages that speak into the issue: Kim’s work guides the reader through understanding basic features of eschatology, both Old and New Testament passages, and then extensive commentary on the chief passages i. He is also visiting professor of systematic theology at Westminster Seminary California and a frequent contributor to Tabletalk and Modern Reformation.
See if you have enough points for this item. Rather he challenges the premillennial position by going to the root: How to write a great review. Like myself, Riddlebarger was raised dispensationalist, and converted to an amillennial viewpoint much later in life. This gave him a unique and familiar perspective of a “fellow traveler” that even those raised in amillennialism don’t have. I believe that he ignores the immediate context, as well as the personal pronouns that Jesus used when speaking to the Apostles They will deliver YOU up to tribulation.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A Case for Amillennialism presents an accessible look at the crucial theological question of the millennium in the context of contemporary evangelicalism. In a clear and accessible manner, Kim Riddlebarger presents and defends amillennialism–the belief that the millennium is a present reality centered in Christ’s heavenly reign, not a future hope of Christ’s rule on earth after his return–as the historic Protestant understanding of the millennial age.
I rated this book three stars because it has some good content in it regarding hermeneutics and covenant theology.
Finally, he evaluates the main problems facing each of the major millennial positions dispensational premillennialism, historic premillennialism, postmillennialism, and preterism and cautions readers to be aware of the consequences of each view.
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