Category Archives : Eschatology (Rayburn)


Conclusion

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 23 “Conclusion” December 28, 2003 Review Tonight, with our 23rd installment in this series, we conclude our study of biblical eschatology, or the Bible’s teaching about the future. We began by noting that, though it is natural enough to think of eschatology as concerned with questions about […]


Heaven No. 3

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 22 “Heaven, No. 3” December 14, 2003 Review In our consideration of the Bible’s doctrine of heaven we have so far noted the Bible’s characteristically image-laden description of the heavenly world and life to which believers are heading. It is described to us in symbols and metaphors […]


Heaven No. 2

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 21 “Heaven, No. 2” December 7, 2003 Review We said last time that, as with the prospect of eternal punishment, the description of eternal life provided in the Bible is neither very literal nor specific. It is a general picture of a life of wonderful fulfillment, the […]


Heaven No. 1

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 20 Heaven, No. 1 November 30, 2003 We have finished our series on the Bible’s doctrine of hell as a subsection of this larger evening series on the Bible’s doctrine of the future. We come to our last subject, namely, heaven. In the nature of the case […]


Hell No. 4

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 19 Hell, No. 4 November 23, 2003 Tonight we conclude our studies on the destiny of the lost as part of our larger series on the Bible’s doctrine of the future, or eschatology. We begin tonight by listening once more to some of our Lord’s remarks on […]


Hell No. 3

STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 18 Hell, No. 3 November 16, 2003 We have the past two Sunday evenings been considering the doctrine of hell as a doctrine under attack, as, indeed, it has always been. I have sought both to confirm that the judgment of the lost in the world to come is, in fact, […]


Hell No. 2

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 17 November 9, 2003 Hell, No. 2 TEXT: Read 2 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Review We introduced our study of the destiny of the lost last time by pointing out that the very idea of damnation, of hell has become an alien thought in modern Western culture. It is […]


Hell No. 1

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 16 October 26, 2003 “Hell: No. 1” Text: Genesis 19:23-29 v. 28 The Dead Sea area, where these cities were, still reeks of sulfur fumes and asphalt deposits are still to be found. Precisely what sort of physical eruption occurred no one can say for sure. The […]


The Last Judgment

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 15 October 19, 2003 “The Last Judgment” In Christian theology and spiritual writing “The Four Last Things” is a characteristic title for the subjects of Death, Judgment, Hell, and Heaven. Those are the four last things. However death is really not in quite the same class as […]


Paucitas Salvandorum?

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN ESCHATOLOGY No. 14 October 12, 2003 “Paucitas Salvandorum?” I said last week that I had concluded our consideration of the Bible’s teaching about the Second Coming, or, more precisely, our consideration of where and how the Second Coming fit into the consummation of history and the end of the […]