Related Resource Idealist This approach argues that the symbols in the Revelation do not relate to historical events but rather to timeless spiritual truths. We who believe that there will be no millennial reign without the King, and who expect no rule of righteousness except from the appearing of the righteous Lord, are nearer the mark. Mike Minnix Revelation -22 Christ Knocking At The Door J.Idealists feel that Revelation relates primarily to the church between the first and second coming of Christ. J.: Loizeaux Brothers, 1920 Click for expository notes Cyril Barber - The Minister's Library (Volume 3) - Based on the text of the KJV. Clear evangelical messages explaining the scope and symbols of the vision John saw on Patmos. This book has been the means under God of bringing those who were merely curious about prophecy to faith in Christ. Swete (and, of course, stands head-and-shoulders above all other works on Revelation produced todate). Revelation in Notes on the New Testament; Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1884–85 Calvin, John Clarke, Adam. Apart from the second Advent of our Lord, the world is more likely to sink into pandemonium than to rise into a millennium. Gerald Harris Revelation -22 No Refreshment or Healing Johnny Hunt Revelation 3:1-6 Focusing on our Works David E.I would also recommend the Precept inductive study on Daniel (Click Daniel 1-6 - Living Out a Biblical Worldview or Daniel 7-12 -Gaining Understanding of the Time of the End) (Click here for links to commentaries on Daniel) because the truths in the book of the Revelation have their foundation in the prophesy in Daniel. Revelation: Durham, England: Evangelical Press, 1985 PRETERIST Adams, Jay. The author's strong points are his handling of historical data and his Greek word studies. premillennial, pretribulational work by a writer who has specialized in hydrology and geology and desires to help with the many references to natural phenomena. So post-millennialist believe that the reign of Christ in the “millennium” is his spiritual reign in the church, and that the peace and glory of the millennium will come about not through the return of Christ, but through the power of the Holy Spirit in the preaching of the gospel.To state it another way, a full understanding of the book of the Revelation is virtually impossible without an accurate understanding of the book of Daniel, especially Daniel 2, Daniel 7, Daniel 8 and Daniel 10-12 (Clue: These last three chapters deal with the same subject). The Time is at Hand: Phillipsburg, New Jersey: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co, 1966. Hebrews—Revelation The Broadman Bible Commentary v12: Clifton J. ed, Nashville: Broadman Press, 1972 Barclay, William. His perspective is full verbal inspiration, and a literal interpretation in the futuristic vein. In other words, the church will gradually conquer the world of unbelief through worldwide revival, and there will be a “golden age” when righteousness and peace will hold sway for a thousand years. Most of the missionaries of the early modern missionary movement were post-millennialists (Eliot, Brainerd, Carey, etc.).They feel Revelation relates to the battle between God and evil and between the church and the world at all times in church history. Winona Lake, Ind.: Brethren Missionary Herald, 1966. It is the kind of book new believers can savor, and its use in young adult and adult discussion groups is to be encouraged. Thomas is thoroughly evangelical and eminently reliable. Adam Clarke’s Commentary on the Holy Bible: Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1967 Edwards, Jonathan Elliott, E. A divine interposition seems to me the hope set before us in Scripture, and, indeed, to be the only hope adequate to the situation. Owen Revelation 3:1-6 The Lifeless Church Johnny Hunt Revelation The Church Composite Johnny L. Sanders Revelation 3:2-6 The Lifeless Church - Part 2 Johnny Hunt Revelation 4 The Glorious Throne of God J.
Just as a Christian is made a “new creation” (2Cor ), so the world under the New Covenant is a “new earth.” This aspect of preterism can easily lead to a belief in replacement theology." Indeed, preterist interpretation is essentially the antithesis of futuristic interpretation! Historical premillennial, some classify as more futurist, others as preterist-futurist! He also is flimsy and misrepresenting in remarks against a futurist approach, as if simply not properly informed of how better futurist thinkers explain details, and unfair to them (23). The same seeming lack of awareness shows in discussing the 144,000 who, to Michaels, are saints out of all nations in 7:9, and the view of the two witnesses in Rev. One would almost think that he author did this amillennial work without checking many interpreters who argue the hermeneutical naturalness of taking literal views in Rev. So he often is out of touch, and limits his readers where he might have provided more representative, informed discussions. Jim Rosscup) WILLIAM KELLY LECTURES ON THE BOOK OF REVELATION 1868 D Edmond Hiebert - Expository lectures by a noted Plymouth Brethren scholar of the past century. Sanders Revelation -18 Jesus 101 Terry Trivette Revelation The Triumph Over His Tomb David E.
Preterims (full or consistent preterism) teaches that end time prophecies were fulfilled in 70AD with the destruction of Jerusalem. The hardbound version of this commentary is 1172 pages (Read the reviews of this book at Amazon) If you are thinking about preaching or teaching through Revelation, this commentary is a "must have! ( Book of the Revelation Charted out Verse by Verse (Rev 4-22) - Sola Scriptura (with a few questions interspersed) (Html links below are to the 4 sections or Pdf that has all 4 sections on one 10 page Pdf) WILLIAM NEWELL Commentary on the Revelation Rosscup - This is a premillennial, dispensational study which takes a thorough-going literal approach to the book.
Thus preterists interpret the beasts of (Rev 13:1, 2, 11-note) as imperial Rome and the imperial priesthood, but notice that they are clearly interpreting the passage allegorically, not literally, for no where in the context is this interpretation even suggested! " Another advantage for preaching or teaching is that the commentary is linked to a free companion internet course providing an additional 70 hours of audio instruction linked to almost 1,000 slides (Web Show - Revelation - Study Resources - Slides with sound or Slides Only) The slides can be used to supplement your presentation. It is good on the English text and will have its main usefulness in some points for lay people.
Preterist Preterist (from Latin praeter meaning "past") holds that through the use of symbols and allegory, the Revelation deals with events that were fulfilled in John's time (they are "past") and that it was written primarily to provide hope and comfort to the first century church persecuted by Rome. John’s Revelation: Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1943 Milligan, William. Another interesting aspect of this commentary is that the author often discusses other interpretations of specific passages. Second, you say that the future of the land promised to Israel becomes subsumed under the promise of God that all believers will "inherit the land …
In short, preterism holds that all prophecy in the Bible is really history. For example, see the Revelation 12:1 comments on the identity of the "great sign," the "woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars", where Garland discusses the three main views of her identity as either Israel, the Church or a pagan symbol. because the entire new heavens and new earth will be ours." I believe that these views can potentially undermine Christian confidence in the ongoing election of Israel based upon the Abrahamic covenant and give encouragement to those who have adopted a supersessionist position toward Israel today.