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Unformatted text preview: Position Paper Reading Revelation with Jesus and Paul I. Eschatology in Jesus and Paul A. Read Matthew 24:1-51. What questions and issues prompt this last days discourse of Jesus? Write a brief summary/list of the events as they will unfold. How far in the future is the end of time according to this discourse by Jesus? B. Read 1 Thess 4:13-5:11, 2 Thess 2:1-12, and 1 Cor 7:25-31. What questions and issues prompt each of these texts? Write a brief summary/list of the events as they will unfold. How far in the future is the end of time according to Pauls perspective? Put this list from Paul next to the list derived from Jesus teachings. How do the two compare? II. Eschatology in Revelation: Now, read the book of Revelation chs. 4-22. As you do, focus especially on chs. 4-16 and answer these questions: What three groups of 7 form the basic structure of the text (see 4:1-8:5; 8:6-11:19; 12:1-...
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course ACC 2303 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.
- Spring '08