Monthly Archives: May 2003


The Day of the Lord

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ESCHATOLOGY No. 4 “The Day of the Lord” We are speaking these Sunday evenings about the various “motifs” or central themes in which the Bible’s vision of the future is presented, both its inaugurated and its yet unconsummated eschatology. We have so far considered “the seed” and “the […]


The Land

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ESCHATOLOGY No. 3 “The Land” May 18, 2003 Review We said last time that the term eschatology, though it literally means the “doctrine of the last things,” properly refers to the entire biblical doctrine of the future, including those parts of what was the future when certain parts […]


Dedicated to Christ

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Dedicated to Christ” 2 Corinthians 6:1-13 May 18, 2003 Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn Text Comment v.1 Paul has already said in 5:20 that God makes his appeal to men through him. It is God himself who stands behind the message. It is hard to know precisely what Paul […]


Reconciled to God

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Reconciled to God” 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 May 11, 2003 Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn Text Comment v. 15 All died in the sense that Christ died in their place. This is one of many places in Paul’s letters in which the death of Jesus Christ is taught to have […]


The Judgment of the Just

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Judgment of the Just” 2 Corinthians 5:6-15 May 4, 2003 Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn Now Paul is discussing his ministry in these verses and, last week, we considered, in our treatment of 5:1-10, the confidence with which he faces the troubles of his life, knowing as he […]