Difficult Scriptures Concerning Christ’s Second Advent

Listen to audio:  ● 2 Thessalonians 1:7-10. “At the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with the angels of his power in flaming fire, rendering vengeance to them that know not God, and to them that obey not the gospel of our Lord Jesus: who shall suffer punishment, even eternal destruction from the face of the Lord and from the glory of his might” (ASV). Is this eternal destruction at the beginning of the millennium? The destruction of the disobedient begins as they are exposed to light and truth beginning with []

Difficult Scriptures Concerning Resurrection

Listen to audio:  ● John 8:56. “Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad.” What is Jesus’ day? How could Abraham have seen it? Jesus’ day is outlined in Luke 4:18-19, which details the parts of Isaiah’s prophecy (Isaiah 61:1-3) that would characterize all of the wonderful things he would accomplish over his upcoming three-and-a-half-year ministry, as well as in Christ’s Kingdom. Abraham was only able to see Jesus’ day through his spiritual eye of faith. In Hebrews 11:17-19, the Apostle Paul, when marveling []

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Difficult Scriptures Concerning Kingdom

Listen to audio:  ● Job 19:26. How could Job hope to see God in his flesh? Job 19:25-26 has been beautifully memorialized in Handel’s classic oratorio “The Messiah,” as an inspiring statement of faith and belief in the resurrection. “I know that my Redeemer liveth, and that He shall stand at the latter day upon the earth. And though worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God.” In view, however, of Exodus 33:20 that “no man shall see [God] and live,” how then will Job, in a []

Questions with Remarkable Answers Answers by Pastor Russell from What Pastor Russell Said

(8) Questions with Remarkable Answers Answers by Pastor Russell from What Pastor Russell Said Listen to audio:  ● Question 1 (1914). If I am in harmony with Present Truth, as presented by Brother Russell, but live consistent in a church for years, what would I gain by coming out into the I.B.S. Association? A. Shall I say they would gain a fortune, that it would be the making of your business or entrance into society? What shall I tell him? I think he would gain a good conscience. Why, are []