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Outline 12/2 Millennialism I. Intro A. Prophecy, doom, deliverance B. The Kingdom and the Apocalypse C. American Millennium? II. Types and Meanings A. Pre v. Post B. Call for social reform and the Kingdom on earth C. Social detachment and the end times III. The Revolution and the Millennium A. the 18 th -c. revivals (Jonathan Edwards) B. Millennial moment: 1755 earthquakes; French and Indian War (1754-1763) C. impact of millennialism on Revolutionary thought Revolution as trial the dark before the dawn earthly victory in glorious cause
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Unformatted text preview: D. the Early Republic and the Benevolent Empire IV. The 20 th-Century Transformation A. the decline of postmillennialism 1. Church-State separation 2. Progressivism becomes politics B. rise of dispensational premillennialism 1. John Nelson Darby and Cyrus Scofield 2. The vision: successive dispensations or periods of Gods plan unfolding 3. Questions and impact C. Fundamentalism V. Kings Dream prophecy? utopia? millennial vision?...
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