What is preterist eschatology? 

What is preterist eschatology, and what is CoG7’s view?  Eschatology is the study of end things in Christian life (state of the dead, resurrection and immortality) and the study of end times in world history (Christ’s return, millennium, resurrections of the dead, final judgment, and eternal kingdom). The word preterist indicates what is past, or […]

Are there prophets today?

Are there prophets today? Many Christians would say no — outright. Cessationism is the view that the spiritual roles and gifts of prophet and prophecy, among others, were unique to and reserved for the New Testament era. With the Christian church established and the canon of Scripture completed in the first century, these operations of […]

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The Last Days

Are the end times an event two thousand years long?

This We Believe

Statement of Faith 11 Prophecy   This we believe: Bible prophecy preserves and strengthens a believer’s hope for the Second Advent. It identifies religious, social, and political trends and events, including the rebirth of the nation of Israel, which point to the imminent return of Christ and the eventual establishment of God’s eternal kingdom on […]

Does the Church of God teach the rapture?

I have a friend who half believes and half doesn’t believe the rapture theory.  He goes by the verse that says we will be caught up to meet the Lord in the air.  Please give scripture to prove the Rapture is not true. Your “half-believing” friend has lots of company, what with a popular book […]