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Second Coming of Christ, The


1. Time of, unknown. Mt 24:36; Mr 13:32.

2. Called the

a. Times of refreshing from the presence of the Lord. Ac 3:19.

b. Times of restitution of all things. Ac 3:21; Ro 8:21.

c. Last time. 1Pe 1:5.

d. Appearing of Jesus Christ. 1Pe 1:7.

e. Revelation of Jesus Christ. 1Pe 1:13.

f. Glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour. Tit 2:13.

g. Coming of the day of God. 2Pe 3:12.

h. Day of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1Co 1:8.

3. Foretold by

a. Prophets. Da 7:13; Jude 1:14.

b. Himself. Mt 25:31; Joh 14:3.

c. Apostles. Ac 3:20; 1Ti 6:14.

d. Angels. Ac 1:10,11.

4. Signs preceding. Mt 24:3-51.

5. The Manner of

a. In clouds. Mt 24:30; 26:64; Re 1:7.

b. In the glory of his Father. Mt 16:27.

c. In his own glory. Mt 25:31.

d. In flaming fire. 2Th 1:8.

e. With power and great glory. Mt 24:30.

f. As he ascended. Ac 1:9,11.

g. With a shout and the voice of the Archangel. 1Th 4:16.

h. Accompanied by Angels. Mt 16:27; 25:31; Mr 8:38; 2Th 1:7.

i. With his saints. 1Th 3:13; Jude 1:14.

j. Suddenly. Mr 13:36.

k. Unexpectedly. Mt 24:44; Lu 12:40.

l. As a thief in the night. 1Th 5:2; 2Pe 3:10; Re 16:15.

m. As the lightning. Mt 24:27.

6. The heavens and earth shall be dissolved, &c at. 2Pe 3:10,12.

7. They who shall have died in Christ shall rise first at. 1Th 4:16.

8. The saints alive at, shall be caught up to meet him. 1Th 4:17.

9. Is not to make atonement. Heb 9:28; Ro 6:9,10; Heb 10:14.

10. The purposes of, are to

a. Complete the salvation of saints. Heb 9:28; 1Pe 1:5.

b. Be glorified in his saints. 2Th 1:10.

c. Be admired in them that believe. 2Th 1:10.

d. Bring to light the hidden things of darkness. 1Co 4:5.

e. Judge. Ps 50:3,4; Joh 5:22; 2Ti 4:1; Jude 1:15; Re 20:11-13.

f. Reign. Isa 24:23; Da 7:14; Re 11:15.

g. Destroy death. 1Co 15:25,26.

11. Every eye shall see him at. Re 1:7.

12. Should be always considered as at hand. Ro 13:12; Php 4:5; 1Pe 4:7.

13. Blessedness of being prepared for. Mt 24:46; Lu 12:37,38.

14. Saints

a. Assured of. Job 19:25,26.

b. Love. 2Ti 4:8.

c. Look for. Php 3:20; Tit 2:13.

d. Wait for. 1Co 1:7; 1Th 1:10.

e. Haste to. 2Pe 3:12.

f. Pray for. Re 22:20.

g. Should be ready for. Mt 24:44; Lu 12:40.

h. Should watch for. Mt 24:42; Mr 13:35-37; Lu 21:36.

i. Should be patient to. 2Th 3:5; Jas 5:7,8.

15. Shall be preserved to. Php 1:6; 2Ti 4:18; 1Pe 1:5; Jude 1:24.

16. Shall not be ashamed at. 1Jo 2:28; 4:17.

17. Shall be blameless at. 1Co 1:8; 1Th 3:13; 5:23; Jude 1:24.

18. Shall be like him at. Php 3:21; 1Jo 3:2.

19. Shall see him as he is, at. 1Jo 3:2.

20. Shall appear with him in glory at. Col 3:4.

21. Shall receive a crown of glory at. 2Ti 4:8; 1Pe 5:4.

22. Shall reign with him at. Da 7:27; 2Ti 2:12; Re 5:10; 20:6; 22:5.

23. Faith of, shall be found to praise at. 1Pe 1:7.

24. The wicked

a. Scoff at. 2Pe 3:3,4.

b. Presume upon the delay of. Mt 24:48.

c. Shall be surprised by. Mt 24:37-39; 1Th 5:3; 2Pe 3:10.

d. Shall be punished at. 2Th 1:8,9.

25. The man of sin to be destroyed at. 2Th 2:8.

26. Illustrated. Mt 25:6; Lu 12:36,39; 19:12,15.