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“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” AND PSALM 2 (10)

PMW 2020-005 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. This is my final installment on the issue of “the kings of the earth” in Revelation. Hopefully, this rather thorough study has been helpful. In the NT we discover the apostolic church engaging in the pesher method of interpretation of OT passages. So not only does the contemporary …

“THE KINGS” OF “THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” (9)

PMW 2020-004 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. We have been through eight installments of a study on “the kings of the earth” as found in Revelation, particularly in Rev. 17:18, which is a stumbling block for some who are considering preterism. We are now ready to consider: Not surprisingly, basileus is a common word in …

“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” AND “THE EARTH” (8)

PMW 2020-003 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. I am continuing a brief study-within-a-study. I am focusing on the little word with a big mean: the word “land” or gē in Greek. The use of Gē in the NT In a number of places in the NT this word speaks either of the Promised Land as …

“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” AND “THE EARTH” (7)

PMW 2020-002 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. As I open this phase of my study of Revelation’s “kings of the earth,” I will give note that to this point I have not proven that Rev in fact employs “kings of the earth” to refer to the religious leaders of Israel. Yet I have paved the …

“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” AND JOHN’S METHOD (6)

PMW 2020-001 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. This is my sixth installment of a study on the phrase “the kings of the earth’ in Revelation. This important designation needs to be understood properly in order to grasp the meaning of Revelation’s judgments. In this study I will consider John’sInterpretive Method. I have already pointed out …

“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” INDICATORS (5)

PMW 2019-106 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. As I open the fifth study of my analysis of “the kings of the earth” in Revelation, I now turn to John’s: Hebraic Grammar I will also note in my commentary’s Introduction the widely-known fact of John’s distinctive, quite Hebraic grammar and syntax. This feature of Rev is …

“THE KINGS OF THE EARTH” IN THE OT (4)

PMW 2019-104 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. After a brief Christmas break, I will now return to my study on “the kings of the earth” in Revelation. At this point I will open with: Their Specific Revelation Setting As noted in my commentary’s Introduction, and as I have argued elsewhere on 1:7, Rev is focusing …