30 Nov Particular texts high light this new Empire’s approach or distance (Mark step one:15; Luke 10:nine, 11)
IV. Kingdom: Present, Upcoming, otherwise One another?
Regarding the application of the phrase “Kingdom,” Caragounis has designated their have fun with which have “regarding Jesus,” “of Air,” twenty-eight and by itself. 29 Empire regarding God seems 5 times in the Matthew, fourteen times when you look at the Mark, thirty-2 times when you look at the Luke and you can double in John. Empire in itself happen thirteen times when you look at the Matthew, 7 minutes for the Luke and you will three times into the John, while getting missing in Mark. Whenever one to places all of the spends along with her, Kingdom appears fifty minutes within the Matthew, fourteen times inside Mark, thirty-9 moments in the Luke, and 5 times inside the John.
When it has started, up coming what does which means that for knowing the Kingdom on the New-testament plus in its likely exposure now?
C. H. Dodd regardless of, the bulk of the fresh new spends check out tomorrow consummation off the newest Kingdom, for the last judgment, the brand new upcoming of your own Son off Boy, so you're able to are sitting on banquet table in a years off happiness and you can fellowship, so you can a time when the fresh Empire is acquired otherwise handed down otherwise wishing. 31 This new kingdom Goodness preached try an intention of God's vow and you can hope one to lead deliverance and you can vindication from operating out of God's energy.