ELEMENTARY ESCHATOLOGY

 

By Brother Tom Ross

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

COVER

 

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS AND DEDICATION

 

A NOTE FROM PASTOR BURKE

 

CHAPTER ONE

 

INTRODUCTION TO ESCHATOLOGY

††††††††† Systems of Interpretation

††††††††† Premillennial Interpretation

††††††††† Amillennial Interpretation

††††††††† Postmillennial Interpretation

 

CHAPTER TWO

 

KEYS TO PROPHETIC INTERPRETATION

 

 

CHAPTER THREE

 

THE LAST DAYS

††††††††† The Time Frame of the Last Days

††††††††† The Last Days According to Daniel

††††††††† The Last Days According to Jesus

††††††††† The Last Days According to Paul

††††††††† Moral and Doctrinal Apostasy

††††††††† Perilous Times

††††††††† The Last Days According to James

††††††††† The Last Days According to Peter and Jude

 

CHAPTER FOUR

 

THE RAPTURE

††††††††† The Rapture Defined

††††††††† Did Jesus Believe in the Rapture

††††††††† A Shout, A Voice, and a Trumpet

††††††††† The Imminence of the Rapture

††††††††† The Change Experienced in the Rapture

††††††††† The Difference Between the Rapture of Believers and the Revelation of Christ

††††††††† Why the Rapture Must Take Place Before the Tribulation Period

††††††††† Practical Conclusions Drawn From the Doctrine of the Rapture

 

CHAPTER FIVE

 

THE SEVEN-YEAR TRIBULATION PERIOD

††††††††† The Nature of the Seven-Year Tribulation Period

††††††††† The Purpose of the Tribulation Period

††††††††† An Overview of the Events of the Tribulation Period

††††††††† The Time Frame of the Tribulation Period

 

CHAPTER SIX

 

THE MAN OF SIN

††††††††† The Time of His Revelation

††††††††† The Character of the Antichrist

††††††††† The Desire of the Antichrist

††††††††† The Power and Deception of the Antichrist

††††††††† The Demise of the Antichrist

 

CHAPTER SEVEN

 

THE RESTORATION OF ISRAEL

††††††††† Israelís Present Condition

††††††††† Israelís Literal Apostasy and Subsequent Judgment Demand Her Literal Restoration

††††††††† The Covenants Insure a Future for Israel

††††††††† The Abrahamic Covenant

††††††††† The Davidic Covenant

††††††††† The New Covenant

††††††† The Time of Israelís Restoration

††††††††† The Manner of Israelís Restoration

 

CHAPTER EIGHT

 

THE MILLENNIUM

††††††† Terms Relating to the Millennium

††††††† The Time Frame of the Millennium

††††††††† The Place of the Millennial Reign of Christ

††††††††† The Government of the Millennium

††††††† The Inhabitants of the Millennium

††††††††† The Spirituality and Worship of the Millennium

††††††††† The Conclusion of the Millennium

 

CHAPTER NINE

 

THE ETERNAL AGES

††††††††† Events Preceding the Eternal Ages

††††††††† New Things We Shall Behold In the Eternal State

††††††††† The Blessedness of the Eternal State

 

CHAPTER TEN

 

THE JUDGMENTS

††††††††† Judgments Prior to the Second Advent

††††††††† Christís Judgment Upon the Cross

††††††††† The Judgment Seat of Christ

††††††††† Judgments Associated With the Second Advent

††††††††† The Judgment of the Nations

††††††† The Judgment of Israel

††††††††† The Judgment of Tribulation Martyrs

††††††††† Judgments Occurring After the Second Advent

††††††††† The Judgment of Satan and Reprobate Angels

††††††† The Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Time of the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Setting of the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Occupant of the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Participants in the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Basis of the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† The Sentence of the Great White Throne Judgment

††††††††† Final Thoughts Concerning This Judgment

 

NOTES

 

INDEX OF SCRIPTURES†††††††††††††††††††