Prophecy does not always keep to the chronological order in the unfolding of events. This means as future events are described they are revealed in God’s own order for His own emphasis, but not necessarily in the order of their occurrence.
It relates and interprets the new covenant, represented in the life and death of Jesus, between God and the followers of the Christ. In this audio recording of the New Testament, listeners will enter the story of Jesus, his church, and his return.
Dramatized Audio Bible Book Deuterocanonical Apocrypha in MP3 form
The testimony of Jesus (about Jesus) is the spirit of prophecy. In other words, the very nature and purpose of prophecy, and all of Scripture for that matter, is to reveal Jesus Christ.
Yes, Revelation is absolutely written in chronological order of events. The Church Age, the Rapture of the Church, the time of Jacob’s trouble, Armageddon, the Thousand Year Reign of King Jesus, Gog and Magog, judgement, new heaven and new earth, eternity.
New Testament: A brief survey of the New Testament including brief descriptions of each major grouping of books. The goal is to encourage greater use of the Bible.
The book of Revelation provides a powerful ending for the Bible. In the end, God and His people win, and evil will be forever defeated. What should we look for, and how should we live between now and then?
This wonderful truth of the rapture of the church or the catching away of the church.
The church will be caught away. There’s no question about that. That’s very clear in Scripture. Jesus is coming for His church.
The message of the Day of the Lord, then, is that it’s coming is inevitable. Its harshness, though, is directly related to our disobedience to Yahweh: The greater the disobedience, the greater the destruction; the greater the righteousness, the greater the blessing.
Hopefully, if you know how to rightly divide your Bible, you can see why it is simply not possible to take the Second Coming prophecies of Joel 2 and 3 and try to place them on the Church.