Saint John on Patmos Van Limburg Brothers 1375-1416 Source: Art and |the Bible
Act 1:3 KJV To whom also he shewed himself alive after his passion by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God:
During the forty days prior to the Ascension when Jesus spoke ‘…of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God…’ there is no record of Him ever mentioning ‘a thousand year reign on Earth’.
Surely it is not unreasonable to assume that if such an important doctrine existed in the Plan and Purpose of God, He would have mentioned it.
Act 1:6 KJV When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?
In fact, not only did Jesus never mention ‘a thousand years reign on Earth’, He also refrained from discussing the issue of restoring the kingdom to Israel. Read More>>