70 AD—Destruction of Jerusalem and The Temple. Replaced by spiritual Heavenly Jerusalem–Jerusalem above, mother of those under the promise who have received the spirit of Jesus in their hearts.
Jesus established the Heaven and Earth of the New Covenant and replaced the Heaven and Earth of the Old Covenant World
The law and the prophets were until John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man presseth into it.
If it is real in this age of time-see, touch, kick things of earth, etc.-it is unreal in the spiritual age of God to those who, through Abraham and his Seed, are under the promise and whose mother is Jerusalem above
The law was fulfilled around 70 AD [destruction of Jerusalem and the temple]–Matthew 5; Matthew 24; Mark 13; Luke 21; and other verses
“Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfill.” Matthew 5:17. Now read verse 18.
A study of Matthew 24:1-3; 34-35: And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto Him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of Thy coming, and of the end of the world?-Richard Duke
Treating history and events of the past as if they were written or spoken today or occurred today “gave way to the secular view of its [history] ceaseless evolution…and SECULARISM”
Book: The Destruction of Jerusalem: An Absolute and Irresistible Proof of the Divine Origin of Christianity
Book: The Roman Siege of Jerusalem in 70 CE: The History and Legacy of Rome’s Destruction of Jerusalem and the Second Temple
Look at the events stated in Matthew 24, Mark 13 and Luke 21 that occurred before the destruction of Jerusalem and the temple–THIS HAPPENED IN 70 AD; AND NOT IN THE FUTURE
Revelation: When did John say things were coming to pass? Who was John writing to? And when was the time referred to that Jesus was returning in the clouds?
Galatians is a dangerous book…(I might lose some friends and some invitations to preach!). So be it…”-Warren W. Wiersbe
THE BLESSING of Abraham is given, through Jesus Christ, so that we may receive the PROMISE of the Spirit through faith. What is that PROMISE?
What does the Bible call the people who receive the promise through Abraham, who is father of the seed, which is Christ?