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Topic: End of the Age

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2021-05-07
Significance of A.D. 70: Are there lectures that go over all that happened in A.D. 70, as it seems to be very significant in your teaching? Recommended lecture; "When Shall These Things Be?" [Luke 21:20].
Atheist Objection to God's Judgment on the Wicked: How would you answer an atheist when referring to God's judgment and His perpetuation of war and annihilation of a culture? [2 Kings 19:35].


2021-03-23
Confusing the Advents of Christ by Amillennialists: Why do Amillennialists confuse the first advent with His second advent in Matthew? [Matthew 23:36, Matthew 24:34, Matthew 23:30, Isaiah 19:1, Matthew 24:2-3, Matthew 16:28, Acts 1:7].



2021-03-17
Signs for the Coming of the Lord: What are the signs for the return of Christ, if we think a large part of Revelation was already fulfilled in 70 A.D. [Matthew 24:34-37, Matthew 24:44, Acts 1:6, I Thessalonians 5:1-3].



2021-02-10
Steve Gregg-Date of Salvation: What date were you born again?
Amillennialism in Scripture: Can you give two verses that support Amillennialism? Recommended lecture: "When Shall These Things Be?" [Matthew 12:26, Revelation 20:1-3, 2 Thessalonians 1:8, Revelation 10:9, 2 Timothy 4:1].


2020-12-16
Olivet Discourse (Matthew 24) & A.D.70: Could you help me understand how some of the verses in Matthew 24 fit into the A.D. 70 scenario instead of end times? [Matthew 24:29-34, Matthew 24:3, Isaiah 19:1].



2020-12-02
Olivet Discourse and Second Coming of Christ: Isn't the first portion of the Olivet Discourse (Matt 24) more about AD 70, and then shifts to the Second Coming? [Matthew 24-25, Luke 17, Luke 21, Mark 13].



2020-12-01
Daniel Prophecy Fulfilled or Sealed: How could the Daniel prophecy be considered fulfilled if it were to remain sealed until the "time of the end"? [Daniel 12, Luke 21, I Peter 1:10, Daniel 11, Revelation 22].



2020-11-23
Partial & Full Preterism & the Historicists View: Is it possible that Doug Batchelor isn't aware of partial-preterism as opposed to full-preterism? What about the Historicist view of Revelation?
Sabbath Keeping: Is it not true that you would keep the Sabbath if you thought it was a requirement of Christians and in that case would it not be legalistic to do so? [2 Timothy 3:2-4].
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2020-11-16
Double Fulfillment of Prophecy: Comment regarding double fulfillment of prophecy. [Matthew 24].



2020-11-09
Guest, Sam Frost, former Full-Preterist discusses the Second Coming and the Enthronement of Christ: Guest, Sam Frost, former Full-Preterist, and author of "The Parousia of the Son of Man", talks with Steve about eschatology, the timing and kingship of the return of Christ. [Daniel 2, Daniel 7:13, Matthew 24, Acts 4:25, Psalm 2:6].



2020-11-06
Trump/Pence & the Trumpets in Revelation: Have you heard of the theory that the Trump/ Pence ticket relates to the trumpets in Revelation?



2020-11-06
Analysis of the Word Generation Relative to Preterism: Regarding the other uses of the Greek word for "generation"(genea), does this cause any pause for the preterist view of end times only referring to AD70? [Jeremiah 31:29-30, Jeremiah 38, Zechariah 14:9-11, Matthew 24].



2020-11-05
Time of the End in Daniel: Does it seem like the book of Daniel makes it clear that more revelation will be given in the end times? [Daniel 9, Daniel 12:9].
COVID & the White Horse in Revelation: Does the verse in Revelation about the conquering white horse possibly align with COVID? [Revelation 6:2].


2020-09-11
"The Last Days" in the Mind of the Early Church: What was the mindset of the early church regarding the "last days"? [2 Timothy 3:1-9, Joel 2:28, Acts 2:17].



2020-09-09
Modern Israel & Demonic Rejection of Christ: Could the Jewish people rejecting Christ parallel the verse about the demons coming back in force once the exorcized did not fill themselves back up with Christ? [Matthew 12:45, Luke 11:26, Matthew 23].



2020-09-09
Idealist View of Revelation: Would you help me understand the "Idealist" view of Revelation?
Praying in the Spirit: How does one pray in the spirit, if they don't speak in tongues? [Jude 20, I Corinthians 14:14, Ephesians 6:18].


2020-08-20
Pre-Tribulation Rapture: Is the church going to be raptured before the tribulation or not? [I Thessalonians 4, John 6:39-54].



2020-08-19
The Names of Noah's Sons: What do you think about the meaning of the names Shem, Ham, Japheth, as dark, light and gray and its relationship to racial tensions?
"Days of Noah" & End Times: Do you think that we are facing the times described "as in the days of Noah" and in the book of Revelation? [Matthew 24:37-39].


2020-08-14
The Movie, "The Coming Convergence": Have you heard of the movie, "The Coming Convergence" and could you give me some feedback about the predictions from it? [Ezekiel 38-39, Matthew 24].



2020-07-28
Sealed Up Until the Time of the End: If the prophecy in Daniel is sealed until "time of the end", how can it have been fulfilled in the time of Antiochus Epiphanes? [Daniel 12:4].
Premillennial View of End Times Book: Can you recommend a good book on the premillennial view of end times? (George Eldon Ladd).


2020-07-27
Satan Loosed Before Jesus Comes: Do you think that we are in the season where Satan has been loosed before His return (Amillennial View)? [Revelation 20, 2 Thessalonians 1:8].



2020-07-24
Birds Eating Human Flesh: How do you see the verses about birds eating the flesh of humans fit into your eschatology? [Ezekiel 39, Revelation 19:17].



2020-07-09
Regarding the "Mark of the Beast": Do you see a parallel between Arabic symbols and the "Mark of the Beast"? [Revelation 13:18, Revelation 14:1, Revelation 22:10, Daniel 12:4-9, Revelation 1:1-3].



2020-07-09
Revelation Mostly Fulfilled (Partial Preterist): Could you comment on your view that most of the book of Revelation has been fulfilled? [Revelation 11:1-2, Revelation 1:1-3, Revelation 22:10, Revelation 13:18].



2020-07-09
Contrasting the Calvinist View of Election: In contrast to the Calvinist view, would you talk about your view of election in light of John 6? [John 6:44, John 6:65, John 16:8, John 12:32, Jeremiah 31:3, Hosea 11:4, Matthew 23:37, Acts 2:37, Acts 7:54].
Four Horses of Revelation: What is your view of the symbolism of the four horses in Revelation 6? [Revelation 6:2, Ezekiel 14:21].


2020-07-07
Personal Effects & Contacts Lost: Jim is sad that he's lost a lot of his personal papers because of Coronavirus, & would like people to please contact him who he used to have as contacts because he lost all those contacts & would like to have them again.
Amillennialism & End Times: How does the Amillennial view and timeline fit into today's view of end times and Revelation? [Revelation 20, Hebrews 2:14, 2 Thessalonians 1:8].


2020-07-01
Mark of the Beast Boycott: Caller disagrees about Steve Gregg's view of the "Mark of the Beast" and boycotting purchases. [Revelation 13:17].
Mark of the Beast (Masks & Vaccination): Caller comments that the word "mark" and "mask" are only one letter apart and vaccines leave a mark, thereby suggesting that both may be reflective of end times persecution.


2020-07-01
Many Mansions & Heaven: Is the verse about the many mansions talking about heaven? [John 14:2].
Heaven, Many Mansions & the Holy City: Is the verse about "many mansions" referring to the same thing as the "holy city" in Revelation 21:2 [John 14:2, Revelation 21:2, I Corinthians 3:16, I Peter 2:5, Ephesians 2:19-21].].


2020-06-30
The Chip & The Mark of the Beast: Why do so many think that the possibility of an implanted digital chip is "the mark of the beast"? [Revelation 13:15-17, Revelation 14:1].



2020-06-30
The Millennium: Why is the 1000 years (the Millennium) not considered symbolic rather than literal by some, when it is clearly stated as a precise number? [Revelation 20:7].
Satan Bound for 1000 Years: How should one consider "binding the strong man" and parallel to the millennium? [Revelation 20:1-3, Matthew 2, Revelation 5:6, Revelation 17]. (Editor's Note: Answer continues after the break, in a separate call).


2020-06-29
Pre, Mid, Post-Tribulation: Could you talk about the various tribulation views (pre, mid, post trib)? [John 6, I Thessalonians 4, 2 Thessalonians 1:6-8].
Living in Sin as a Christian: Will those that are living in sin still be saved - eventually? [I Corinthians 6:9-10, Galatians 5:19-21].


2020-06-26
Walter Martin's View of End Times: What was Walter Martin's view of end times? Was he a Historic Premillennialist (aka post-tribulational premillennialist)?



2020-06-25
Jesus Return: Do we have another 900 generations to go before Jesus' return? [Deuteronomy 7:9, Psalm 50:10, Psalm 90:4, Psalm 84:10, Revelation 20:2-7].



2020-06-24
Time of Trouble Right before Jesus Comes Back: As a Partial Preterist Amillennialist, how do you interpret Daniel 12:1 ? [Daniel 12:1, Matthew 24:36-39, 1 Thessalonians 5:3, Revelation 20:7-8].
Jesus Return & Current Events: With all the frightening current events, do you think Jesus could come back right now? [1 Thessalonians 5:3].


2020-06-23
Revelation 20-Angel & Satan: In Revelation 20, who is the angel, and when will Satan be released? [Revelation 20:1-9, Matthew 29, 2 Thessalonians 1:8].



2020-06-19
New Testament Parallel to Hosea: Is there a New Testament verse that parallels to and explains Hosea 5? [Hosea 5:14-15, Ezekiel 37, Luke 21:20-22].
Blessed is He Who Comes in the Name of the Lord: Doesn't this verse parallel Hosea 5, and therefore predict that the Jews will turn back to Christ? Matthew 23:39? [ Hosea 5:14-15, Matthew 23:39, Matthew 6, Zechariah 14].


2020-06-18
Hosea and Prophesy of End Times: Does Hosea talk about end times and the second coming of Christ? [Hosea 5:14-15]



2020-06-18
Literal 144,000: Do you look at Revelation 7 as more literal or more symbolic regarding the identity of the 144,000 as Jews? [Revelation 7, Revelation 14].
All Jews & Gentiles are Israel: Are the people, including Jews and Gentiles, now considered Israel in Galatians? [Galatians 3:29f].
Jehovah Witnesses, Mainstream Christianity & the Elect: As a Jehovah Witness, I consider that how we read scripture is the primary difference between my faith and mainstream Christianity, particularly regarding "the elect". What do you think?

2020-06-16
Eschatology: Can you tell me the cornerstone passages about eschatology?
Christology: What about Christology?
Most Referenced Verse: What is the most referenced verse in the Bible? [Matthew 7:1].

2020-06-09
Regathering of Israel in End Times: Regarding scripture about the regathering of Israel in Isaiah, how can anyone not apply those to future end times? [Isaiah 66].



2020-06-05
Literal Temple in the Future: Will there be a literal temple rebuilt by the Jews in the future?
Revelation Entirely Symbolic: Is the book of Revelation entirely symbolic? [Revelation 11:1-2, Matthew 23:39].


2020-05-28
Mark of the Beast: Could you explain the spiritual, rather than literal, characteristics of "the Mark of the Beast" on one's forehead, in Revelation? [Revelation 13, Deuteronomy 6:8].



2020-05-27
Steve Gregg's Transition from Dispensationalism to Amillennialism: Could you share how your made the transition from Dispensationalist to Amillennialist? [Zechariah 14, Revelation 20, John 5:28-29, Acts 24:15].



2020-05-26
Jesus Return & the Millennium (1,000 years): Did Jesus already came back for 1,000 years, or is He coming back in the future for 1,000 years?
Dispensationalism vs Amillennialism: Would you help me to sort out Dispensational & Amillennial views about end times? [Revelation 20].


2020-05-26
Revelation About Today, Rather than the Past: Caller disagrees with Steve Gregg and thinks that the book of Revelation is about today and the future, and his evidence is that the described events (great earthquakes, sinking islands, and wormwood) have not yet been fulfilled.



2020-05-19
Demon Possession: Caller comments about demon possession.
Partial-Preterist & Timing Past or Future: How does a Partial-Preterist determine when something in Revelation is about the past and when it is about the future. [Revelation 12, Revelation 20


2020-05-18
Revelation-Date & the 144,000: Would you defend the Partial-Preterist view, particularly the date of writing the book of Revelation, and the 144,000? [Revelation 7:1-8, Revelation 14:1-5, Ezekiel 9, Hebrews 13:4, John 1:47, James 1:1, James 1:18, James 2:1, James 2:7].



2020-05-14
Revelation & the Mark of the Beast: Would you help me sort out Revelation 13, particularly about the "mark of the beast"? [Revelation 10-13, 14:1, 2 Thessalonians 2].



2020-05-08
End Times Timeline & Dispensationalism: Why don't Dispensationalists pay attention to who the epistles were written to, and the timeline references in scripture about "this generation", "soon" and "shortly come to pass"? [Revelation 1:1-3, Revelation 22:10, Matthew 24:34].



2020-05-06
Revelation-Trumpets & Bowls of Wrath: Could you help me sort out the 7th Trumpet and the bowls of wrath and how it relates to the Second Coming? [Revelation 11, Revelation 16].



2020-05-05
Defining the meaning of "Last Days" by Scripture: Can you help me how the scriptures be understood differently than relative to the end times? [Isaiah 2:2, Isaiah 11, Isaiah 35, Isaiah 42, Isaiah 54, Micah 4:1-4, Ezekiel 39, Joel 2:28, Hebrews l:1, I John 2:18, James 5:3, I Peter 1:20, Hebrews 12:22, I Corinthians 10:11].



2020-05-05
Steve Gregg's Shift to Amillennialism: Could you give me a couple of scriptures that helped to shift your thinking to Amillennialism?
Millennium in Revelation: Doesn't Revelation talk about the millennium pretty clearly? If so, how do you see that? [Revelation 20, Luke 10].


2020-04-28
End Times Disagreement: In yesterday's show you said several things about end times that I hope to challenge with the scripture you requested; the 7-year tribulation, the appearance of Antichrist, [Daniel 19,11:22, 31-35, Matthew 24].



2020-04-24
End Times Timeline: Is there anything in the book of Revelation that would tell us where we are on the end times timeline? [Revelation].



2020-04-22
Writing of the Book of Mark: When do you think that the book of Mark was written? [Mark 13].
Angels Taking Us to Heaven: Does this verse actually say that angels take us to heaven? [Mark 13:24-34, Matthew 24, Luke 21].
Jesus Coming on a Cloud: Is this passage talking about Jesus literally coming on a cloud in the rapture? [Mark 13:26].

2020-04-21
24 Elders & the Church: Comment regarding the 24 elders as the church. [Revelation 4 & 5].
Revelation About AD 70, Instead of End Times: What is the main thing that causes you to believe that Revelation is primarily about AD 70 instead of about the end times? [Revelation 1:1-3, 22:10, Daniel 12:4].


2020-04-21
The Papacy & the Rider on the White Horse: Did the reformers believe that the rider on the white was the Pope or papacy? [Revelation 6:1, 13].
Pre-Tribulation Rapture: Does the phrase in Revelation 4 about the trumpet saying, "come hither" or "come here" refer to the rapture? [Revelation 4:1, 1:10, 19:7, I Thessalonians 4].


2020-04-20
Steve Gregg on Other Shows: Caller comments on hearing and seeing Steve on Roger Marsh radio show and on the History Channel.
Foreshadowing, Double Fulfillments, & Types for Revelation: Do you discount foreshadowing, double fulfillments and typing relative to the book of Revelation?
Bloodbath & Horses Bridles In Revelation: Where do you see the bloodbath described as deep as horses bridles as being fulfilled in Revelation? [Revelation 19 end, 14:20].

2020-04-17
How Many Stations carry The Narrow Path: How many radio stations are you on?
Clear Prophecy Before the Destruction: Why was not God, through Christ, more clear to the Jews, about His 70 week prophecy and its consequences before the following destruction?.[Luke 19, Deuteronomy 28, Matthew 24].


2020-04-16
Timeline of Prophecy: Where are we in the timeline of prophecy? [Revelation 11:15, Psalm 2:8, 37:11].



2020-04-16
Israel 1948 Generation & the Coming of the Lord: Have you heard of the standard teaching that after Israel became a state in 1948, that the generation would not pass away before the second coming of Christ? [Matthew 24:2, 32, 34,16:2, Luke 21:29].



2020-04-15
Marriage & Children in the Millennium: Do you think that people will be getting married and having children in the millennium? [Revelation 20-21].



2020-04-14
Indication of the Second Coming: In response to the previous call, doesn't it say "at the end" in chapter 11 in Daniel, substantiating that he is talking about the end of the time and the second coming of Jesus? [Daniel 11-12].
Signs & In Those Days: It seems that the phrase "in those days" typically refers to signs about the second coming, could you clarify why you don't see it likewise? [Mark 13, Matthew 24, Luke 21, Matthew 24:3].
Sign of the Second Coming of Jesus: In Mark 13, when Jesus says "in those days" isn't it clear that they are referring to the end of time before Jesus' return? [Mark 13:24, Matthew 24:3, Luke 21]

2020-04-13
Olivet Discourse, Abomination of Desolation, & Jesus' Coming: How do you resolve the signs and phrases in the Olivet Discourse, "in this generation" and nothing shall pass "till all be fulfilled"? [Luke 21, Matthew 24, Mark 13, Isaiah 19:1].



2020-04-08
Signs of the End Times: Because signs were given before disasters in the Bible, like with Noah, should we be expecting a warning that the end is near? [Matthew 24:38, Acts 1:7].
Being Watchful or Seeking Signs: Can you help me understand the difference between seeking signs and being watchful? [Revelation 3:2].


2020-04-06
Destruction of Catholicism: Could you clarify Revelation 17, and if it could be about the destruction of modern day Catholicism (the new Israel)? [Revelation 14, 17, 19:2, Matthew 23, Romans 13].
Modern Day Israel: Isn't it reasonable to assume that modern day Israel is a temporary custodian of the land?


2020-04-01
Dating the Return of Christ: Did you say that you don't think that Jesus cares if we know when He will return? [Acts 1:7].
The Beast: Do you think that the beast has already come? [Revelation].


2020-04-01
Jesus Will Come Back Before 2013: Based on calculating a biblical timeline for the return of Christ on the days of creation, I think that Jesus will come back before 2013. Would you comment? [2 Peter 3, Psalm 90:4].



2020-04-01
Timeline for the Second Coming of Christ: Where are we in the church age, in regard to the second coming of Christ? [Acts 1:7f].



2020-03-31
The Apocalypse: Does the written word of the Apocalypse (the book of Revelation) always lock the prophecy into our future?



2020-03-31
Full-Preterist View of "No More Pain": Can you help clarify the belief that the Full-Preterist view that all has been fulfilled already, suggesting that we are in the age where there is no more pain, etc.? [Revelation 21:4].
Signs Yet to be Fulfilled: What passages of scripture give prophetic signs that you think are yet to be fulfilled? [Matthew 24:34, Hebrews 6:1-6].


2020-03-31
Second Coming of the Lord: Does Luke 17 & 2 Thessalonians passages refer to the same thing - the coming of the Lord? [Luke 17:32, 2 Thessalonians].
Judgment of the Wicked: Is the same word used for "body" in where the eagles are, the same word for body in the body of Christ? [Luke 17:32, Job 39:30, 2 Thessalonians 1:8, Psalm 91:10].


2020-03-30
Harold Camping, Prophecy, & the Last Day: Do you know what the method that Harold Camping used to try to determine the day of the second coming of Christ? [Matthew 24:36].



2020-03-23
Signs for the Coming of Christ? Could you talk about the signs for the second coming of Christ, particularly in the second half of Matthew 24? [Matthew 24:34-44, I Thessalonians 5:1-5].
Recommendation of Steve's Book on Hell: Caller highly recommends Steve's book on Hell.


2019-10-14
End of Age & Day of the Lord: Are all the phrases, such as, "End of Age", "Day of the Lord", and "Day of Wrath", mean all the same day or time? [Matthew 24:3, Ephesians 2:7].



2019-07-01
AD 70 vs Futurist Dispensational View: How does one respond to the Futurist arguments made from Revelation 22; regarding the return of Christ, "the time is at hand", "I come quickly, and "I bring my reward with me"? Are there not other prophecies that were not fulfilled right away? What are the rewards? [Revelation 22:10-12].



2019-06-25
Who is the Beast: Who is the beast in Revelation? [Revelation 13:1-10, 13:11-18].



2019-06-20
Determining Intended Audience: How does one determine the intended audience meant in various scriptures? Especially in light of the views of Don Preston and Full-Preterism? [2 Thessalonians 1:4-8, Revelation 1].



2019-06-19
Time of Jesus' Return: When will Jesus return? What season? Will it be the Feast of Trumpets? [Acts 1:7].



2019-06-17
The Millennium: Did the disciples think about the millennium at all? Did they even know about it? [Revelation 20].



2019-06-17
Pre, Post & Amillennialism: What is the difference between the views of the Millennium (Pre, Post, Amillenial)?



2019-06-06
Satan Being Loosed: The binding of Satan and a thousand years of peace is described in Revelation, but why is Satan let loose for a little while at the end of the millennium? [Revelation 20].
Whistling in the Theme Song: Is that you playing the guitar and whistling at the beginning of your show?


2019-06-04
Torn Veil of the Temple: Can you help me resolve the significance of when the veil of the temple was torn and its symbolic meaning relative to a verse in Hebrews? [Matthew 27:51, Hebrews 10:19].



2019-06-03
The Mark of the Beast: How can people repent if they already have the mark on them? Isn't it too late already if they have the mark? [Revelation 13 & 14:10-11, Deuteronomy 6:8].



2019-04-22
Signs of the end times: Are you a survivalist? Caller is concerned about numerous things he thinks points to end times; desertion of the church & so on. [Matthew 24, Ezekiel 39]



2018-08-03
End of Days: What can you tell me about the "last days"?



2017-12-28
Alpha & Omega: How can God be the end? How does He know what's happening in the end? What happened to eternity? [Revelation 22:13]



2017-08-28
Last Days: When is the last days, the VERY last days of the world or when Jesus was here? (he's very hard to hear)



2017-05-23
End Times Signs: Signs of the heavens actually aligning the stars & planets right now proving we are in the end times. [Revelation 12]



2015-05-14
Blood Moons, Shmita, the Jubilee: Does Steve give any credence to the Jewish Feasts, the Jubilee, the Shmita, the Blood Moons, that the economy is going to collapse in September 2015? Can we consider them "markers" that we are in the end of the world?



2015-04-30
Role of Church at the End of the Age: What is the role of the church at the End of the Age?



2014-06-27
Parable of the Wheat & Tares: Is the Parable of the Wheat & Tares talking about End of the World or the end of the Old Jewish Covenant? Who are the Wheat & Tares? [Matthew 13:24-52]



2014-04-04
A Morsel or a Meal: It's awesome that we can call you with a question, & get sprinkled w/ information or can dive into the ocean w/ your lectures.
Olivet Discourse - End of the Age: What did the Disciples mean when they asked, "End of the Age"? The end of the world, Jesus' Second coming? [Matthew 24:3]

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