Mr Don Preston
Brock Hollett totally ignores a key to understanding the Abomination of Desolation.
Did the disciples lie to Jesus about understanding the end of the age?
How would one prove that the disciples were in fact confused about their questions in Matthew 24:3?
If the disciples knew what they were asking about in Matthew 24:3, futurist eschatologies are doomed!
Isaiah 30-31 is awesome for understanding the Hebraic use of "coming of the Lord" language!
Brock Hollett spends a good bit of time seeking to prove that the Abomination of Desolation is yet future. His comments fail!
Ezekiel 30 gives great insight into what the disciples were thinking when they asked their questions in Matthew 24:3.
Did Jesus and the apostles totally ignore the OT use of Day of the Lord language?
In Matthew 24, Jesus used language virtually identical to Isaiah 13. Did he radically redefine the language?
Brock Hollett accuses Paul of totally redefining Jesus' words in regard to the Great Commission. And, he says Jesus used literal language, but Paul...
Unless the disciples knew that the coming fall of Jerusalem was to be radically different from the OT Day of the Lord, then there is no way they...
Skeptics scoff at God's time statements of imminence. They did that in Ezekiel 7-- and God condemned them for it! Jesus' disciples clearly knew of...