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by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
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Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

What Does This Mean For Jerusalem? Jesus said that "Jerusalem" would be trampled upon by the nations "until the appointed times of the nations are fulfilled." (Lu 21:24) What did that mean for Jerusalem? As we mentioned at the outset of this thread, there are a number of interpretations assigned to...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

The Third Occurrence: Revelation 11:18 The third and last verse where both ethnos and kairos occur (after Lu 21:24 & Ac 17:26) is Revelation 11:18. This verse says: But the nations became wrathful, and your own wrath came, and the appointed time came for the dead to be judged and to reward your sla...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

The Second Occurrence: Acts 17:26 The second occurrence of these two words is in Acts 17:26 (the first occurrence being Luke 21:24). And right off the bat this becomes interesting because there is a certain amount of mystery behind Luke 21:24. In Luke 21:24 we have some reason to wonder what Luke (...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

Where Ethnos and Kairos Occur Together in the NT The reason the lists of occurrences of Ethnos and Kairos in notes 1 & 2 below are included (and separated from their definitions in the previous two posts) is so that the reader can see them together on the screen and compare where the words ethnos a...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

The Meaning of Kairos in Luke 21:24 The extensive definition of kairos/kairoi ("appointed time[s]" or "time[s]") is also given below in note # 1. (And every occurrence of it in the NT can be seen in note # 2 in this post .) In examining the definition below it can be seen that the word has the gene...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

The Meaning of Ethnos in Luke 21:24 In Luke 21:24 the phrase "appointed times of the nations" or "Gentile Times" is two words in the original Greek: καιροὶ ἐθνῶν ( kairoi ethnon ); where kairoi is the plural of kairos ("appointed time"), and ethnon is the genitive plural of ethnos ("nation"). ( Eth...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

Introduction The "appointed times of the nations" or "Gentile Times" mentioned in Luke 21:24 was briefly touched on in part # 1 in this thread (under the sub-title, In Matthew 24 & Mark 13 along with Note # 1 at the bottom of that post). The reader may be familiar with various interpretations that ...
by Bobcat
12 hours ago
Forum: Bible Doctrines
Topic: The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24
Replies: 8
Views: 150

The Gentile Times of Luke 21:24

The "Gentile Times" of Luke 21:24 Thread Index Originally, the main articles in this thread were one post ( here ). But due to size and the fact that this topic is of interest all by itself, it has been moved to its own thread, and the individual sub-titles are installed in separate posts. The inde...