Before We Go On To Perfection:The Resurrection of the Dead & Eternal JudgmentToday we are going to study on what is often the least understood and least taught about subjects of the Bible.
The last two doctrines mentioned in Heb. 6:2 are also the last two things that will happen at the end of time as we know it!
The Resurrection of the DeadWas falsely taught against 1 Cor. 15:12; 2 Tim. 2:16-18Denied by the Sadducees Mt. 22:23Apostles Taught Gods Truth About Resurrection of the Dead! 1 Cor. 15:3-4, 20God Raised Christ from the Dead Acts 2:24; Rom. 4:21-25; Heb. 13:20; Titus 1:1-3Christians Learn of Gods Power By This Eph. 1:17-20; Rom. 8:11; 2 Cor. 4:14; 1 Thes. 1:10
The Resurrection of the DeadResurrection Is Not Passed!Will come in the end 1 Cor. 15:24Its to come when Jesus returns 1 Thes. 4:13-18It will occur at the last trumpet 1 Cor. 15:51-52It will be accomplished by Gods great power! 1 Cor. 6:14; 15:46-49Resurrection is assured by Christs resurrection 1 Cor. 15:3-4, 20-23; cf. Lev. 23:10-16; Col. 1:18; Heb. 12:23
The Resurrection of the DeadThe Resurrection Is Coming!
Looked for in faith by Job Job 19:25-27
Taught in the Old Testament Isa. 26:19; Dan. 12:2, 3, 13
Affirmed by Christ in the N.T. Mt. 22:29-32; Jn. 5:28-29; Jn. 6:39, 40, 44
The Eternal JudgmentThis day is appointed Acts 17:30-31Described as a day of wrath Romans 2:5For some this day will come after physical death Hebrews 9:27It is to happen at Christs return Mt. 25:31-ff; Jn. 14:2-3
The Eternal JudgmentWhat Will Happen?Christ will appear in the sky Acts 1:9-11Who Judged? All souls that ever existed Rom. 14:9-12God will separate righteous from wicked Mt. 13: 36-43Some will receive retribution for disobedience to God 2 Thes. 1:6-10Some will receive a crown of life for obeying God 2 Tim. 4:8
The Eternal JudgmentGod Will Judge!By Christ Acts 10:38-42; Jn. 5:22, 27
By Christs words Jn. 12:48
Basis of Christs law Jas. 2:12Use as a mirror Jas. 1:24-25; 2 Cor. 3:6, 17-18
Judgment Sentence will be Never ending Mt. 25:46
We Must Be Prepared For The Resurrection & Judgment Day!The Bible says the day of the Lord will bring 2 things: 1)The Resurrection of the Dead 1 Thes. 4 & 2) The Eternal Judgment! 1 Thes. 5:1-9We must be aware of deception Mt. 7:21-27 or God may say to you depart Mt. 25:41.This is why we must warn the wicked 2 Cor. 5:10-11; Col. 1:21God wants ALL to be saved! 1 Tim. 2:3-4