The Millennium

Reprinted from the Loveland PRC newsletter. Scripture’s testimony concerning the coming of Christ raises the question, “When (and how) shall He come?” It is in answering this question that the subject of the millennium of Revelation 20 comes up. The different millennial views, premillennialism, postmillennialism and amillennialism, therefore all have to do with the time […]

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The 1,000-Year Period of Revelation 20

Outline on the “Millennium” PRYP Convention, 1999 Introduction. A.  Revelation 20 mentions a period of 1,000 years six times (vv. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7); the Latin-based term for 1,000 years is “millennium.” (This is the only passage of Scripture to mention the millennium.) B.  There are three main explanations of the millennium. […]

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The Millennium (I): What It Is

What we believe Revelation 20 teaches depends on how we interpret the Book of Revelation and the highly figurative language of Scriptnre. ” . . . It is a sound principle of interpretation not to use a passage of Scripture that is hard to understand to overthrow other passages that are perfectly clear” (S.S. Times, […]

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