The Premillennialism of Irenaeus

 Irenaeus lived from A.D. 120 to 202, and he served as the bishop of the church in what is now Lyon France.  He was a pupil of the bishop of Smyrna and martyr Polycarp[1], himself a student of the apostle John.  Irenaeus being only one teacher removed from the disciple whom Jesus loved (e.g. John […]

God Makes Abraham a Promise About the Millennium

The nature of the Abrahamic Covenant is strikingly unconditional as recorded in the ceremony of Genesis 15:9-11, 17-18: He said to him, “Bring me a heifer three years old, a female goat three years old, a ram three years old, a turtledove, and a young pigeon.”  And he brought him all these, cut them in […]