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Will there be Son, Stars and Moon in New Heaven and New Earth?

God created stars, sun and moon, and they will exist forever. However, how can we explain the following verses, that seems to indicate the contrary? “The city does not need the sun or the moon to shine on it, for the glory of God gives it light, and the Lamb is its lamp.”  (Rev. 21:23) [...]

By | August 30th, 2015|Artigos em Português|0 Comments

NEW HEAVEN AND NEW EARTH: THE RENEWED VIEW OF INTEGRATIVE DISPENSATIONALISM

  Integrative Dispensationalism understands that this universe will not be annihilated but purged of all sin and the effects of a curse. What are the biblical basis that points out for that view? What the term “new,” in the expression “New Haven and New Earth,” means? Does not the Bible clearly say that the present [...]

By | August 16th, 2015|Articles, Dispensationalism, Revelation|1 Comment

The Interpretation of “New Heavens and New Earth” of Isaiah 65 in Dispensational Tradition

 “See, I will create new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered, nor will they come to mind. But be glad and rejoice forever in what I will create, for I will create Jerusalem to be a delight and its people a joy. I will rejoice over Jerusalem and take delight in my people; [...]

By | August 13th, 2015|Articles, Dispensationalism, Illustrations and Charts|2 Comments

How can I be happy in heaven and still remember that someone I love is in hell?

As an Eschatology teacher in a very small Seminary in Brazil, this is the question that I always hear in my classes about the Eternal Estate. On the one hand, this question is extremely complex and difficult to answer because it involves emotional issues: love and compassion for our beloved ones. On the other hand, this [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|Articles, Revelation|1 Comment

The Influence of Platonism on Christian Eschatology

“It is important to see how different the New Testament anthropology is from that of the Greeks. Body and soul are both originally good in so far as they are created by God” Oscar Cullmann[1] The Platonists believed in a concept called “immortality of the soul.” For Plato, a man is his soul. He used [...]

By | July 28th, 2015|Articles, Dispensationalism|0 Comments

What Is Holistic Redemption?

What is the extent of the redemptive work of Christ? Does it extend only to humanity or it will also extend to the whole nature? Some authors believe that the redemptive work of Christ include only the human beings, while this created universe will be completely destroyed and replaced by a new universe. Most of these authors [...]

By | July 28th, 2015|Articles, Dispensationalism|0 Comments