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That rapture thing?

Posted by Huw Thomas on Saturday, April 5, 2014, In : JTblogspot 


JT states in his blog Rapture,Tribulation and the End of the World that the term rapture is unhelpful, non-biblical and part of Dispensationalism. Is this correct?

In 1 Thessalonians 4:17 ἁρπάζω (harpazō) means snatch, seize....a rapture to God and glory (Ac 8:39; 2Co 12:2, 4; 1Th 4:17; Rev 12:5 [1]...‘to seize, to snatch away, to take away.’ [2]) ...(to snatch away, carry off ... to seize hastily, snatch up ...to seize, overpower... [3]) ...(to snatch away, to seize... Common Tran...
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Why I am a fundamentalist

Posted by Huw Thomas on Saturday, April 5, 2014, In : JTblogspot 
This is a response to some of the issues raised on JT's blogspot "I am not a fundamentalist" and "Young Earth Creationism"
JT states, "They generally adopt these days only one view of Genesis and creation." I would like to say that anything other than the view he is averse to is built from either eisegesis or willful ignorance based upon another assumption and modal, usually some form of evolution, rather than a careful exegesis of the texts. JT says that 'Fundies' do not want to address ...
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