Note: The following text is part (indeed, a draft) of a book that I am writing about heaven. I translated it because a discussion raised on a post, by a friend of mine. Throughout history, different positions on this issue were presented by respected theologians. However, this book favors the continuity of gender in eternity. [...]
The word Heaven in Bible can be used to refer to different things. 1) THE ATMOSPHERIC HEAVEN This is the atmospheric sky surrounding the earth, where the birds fly (Genesis 1: 20,26,28; Mt 8:20; 13:32), where are the clouds (Ps 147.8; Job 35.5), from where come rain, snow, lightning, thunder and dew (Is 55.10; [...]
Humanity does not exist because of Israel. Israel exists because of humanity. That may seem meaningless; however, it does have a great impact on our theology. To understand Israel's mediatory rule, I will propose an analogy. Let us imagine a little business, with very few employees. The owner can perfectly manage the small business, [...]
I have perceived that many people are having a hard time to understand the difference between the INITIAL/PARTIAL Fulfillment and SPIRITUAL fulfillment. There is a large and enormous abyss of difference between these two concepts, however, is not unusual to see people – even prominent theologian – taken them as the same thing. Therefore, I [...]
My name is Leonardo Costa and I am a Dispensationalist Researcher. Therefore, I created the following list of dispensationalist authors that may be helpful to dispensationlist studantes and scholars. I hope you enjoy it! If you have some name to add in the list, please, write it at the comment. Alva J. McClain Andy Woods Anthony [...]
The following charts try to represent the different Schools of Interpretation of Revelation. To understand the graphics, we must understand an important distinction. The “Historical Premillennialism” cannot be confused with the “Historical School” on Revelation. Both Dispensationalist and Historical Premillennialism stand at the Futurist Schools on Revelation. Therefore, we will start with three futuristic [...]
Rick Griffith: B.Sc. (California State University, Hayward); Th.M., Ph.D. (Dallas Theological Seminary). See his website at http://biblestudydownloads.com/Site/Homepage.html.
IDRC conducted a survey with prominent representatives of Dispensationalism. The objective of the research was to make a comparative chart with the answers. Therefore, the interviewees kindly sent us short answers. A total 16 questions were asked to scholars. The survey result you can see in the table below: For a complete visualization, please, download [...]