At the time when ‘heaven and earth will pass away’ (Matthew 24:35), a new heaven and earth will be created. John sees in a vision and writes, ‘Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea’ … Continue reading The New Jerusalem
One of the greatest rivals of Jesus were the Pharisees and the Sadducees. You could spot them from afar. Their phylacteries (boxes containing Scripture verses) were so wide and they wore them on their foreheads or arms- you would think they were all infected with a chronic tumour. The tassels in their garments were so … Continue reading Is It Lawful?