The Rich Man & Lazarus is Not a Picture of Heaven and Hell Luke 16:19-31

The allegory/parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus found in Luke 16:19-31 has been taught that it shows that we are alive after death but in different areas based upon if you were good or bad. Firstly, all parables are not based on real historical events, but use imagery that the hearers would have understood. … Continue reading The Rich Man & Lazarus is Not a Picture of Heaven and Hell Luke 16:19-31

The “New Jerusalem” is Jerusalem Restored

Revelation Chapters 21-22, dealing with the New Jerusalem, is almost universally misunderstood by Christians. The New Jerusalem is not “heaven.”The New Jerusalem is not a new city on some other “new” planet.The New Jerusalem is not a celestial city that will hover over the earth. The New Jerusalem is the present city of Jerusalem when … Continue reading The “New Jerusalem” is Jerusalem Restored

Events of 70 AD do not Fulfill End Times Prophecies

The events of 70 AD do not fulfill the prophecies about the End Times. Jesus prophesied that the Great Tribulation will be the most severe time in world history. It will surpass all other times of crisis. Some seek to minimize this prophecy by reducing it to symbolism or by seeing it as being totally … Continue reading Events of 70 AD do not Fulfill End Times Prophecies