No ordinary servant

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. [Mark 1:1] Commentaries agree that the gospel written by Mark portrays Jesus as a Servant. Perhaps that also explains why there is no lengthy opening or introduction on Jesus in the gospel written by Mark. But Mark added 3 important words in the… Continue reading No ordinary servant

Isaiah’s concluding verse

Then they will go forth and look On the corpses of the men Who have transgressed against Me. For their worm will not die And their fire will not be quenched; And they will be an abhorrence to all mankind. [Isaiah 66:24] In his concluding verse, Isaiah gave a graphic description of the misery of… Continue reading Isaiah’s concluding verse

Christ’s kingdom

The LORD says to my Lord: “Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet.” [Psalm 110:1]   Jesus quoted this when he challenged the Pharisees (see Mark 12:36). This psalm shows us that Christ being seated on the right side of the LORD, which reveals the honor given… Continue reading Christ’s kingdom

Date for the 2nd coming of Christ

The preacher Harold is wrong, again. For a moment I was fearful that his prediction might be correct because if he is correct, it means I am left behind. Incidentally when I did a google search, someone named William Miller (1782 to 1849) had predicted 22 October 1844 to be the date for the 2nd… Continue reading Date for the 2nd coming of Christ