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A Response to John Piper’s View of Israel and the Church

  John Piper is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. At the very outset of John Pipers article, entitled Israel, Palestine … Continue reading

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Provisions of the Abrahamic Covenant

    In this post we will examine the Abrahamic covenant, in its four different references (Gen. 12:1-3; 13:14-17; 15:1-21; 17:1-21; and 22:15-18), and show the provisions of the covenant in three different categories: as individual promises (to Abraham and … Continue reading

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Jews Rule Over Gentiles in the Millennial Kingdom

    The way I see it, in this most perfect government, though glorified ones will be the primary rulers, mortal, sinful ones will also have a part in the government; and it appears to me that most of them, … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of God during the Time of the Church

  As for Israel during this period, though God has withdrawn Himself from them as a nation, He has not totally cast them away.  All Jews who believe in Him and in His son are saved just as anyone who … Continue reading

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Can Gentile Christians Benefit from Promises Made to Israel?

  It is true that much of the Old Testament is written directly to Israel; for they were God’s chosen people; they were the people God had chosen to work with and to become His instruments of His righteousness and … Continue reading

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The Distinctive of the Church: 5 Features of the Church

We have been showing the distinctiveness of each group—Israel and the church, and why they cannot be merged. In my last post we viewed the distinctive of Israel: Jewish people who are the descendants of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.  Now … Continue reading

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