PMT 2014-086 by Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr.
In my last article (PMT 2014-085) I opened the question regarding the meaning of John’s statement in Rev 21:1: “Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and there is no longer any sea.” Why is there “no longer any sea?” In the previous article I discounted the literal interpretation as well as the chaos approach. But now, what does it mean?
I believe the idea of the sea here pictures a barrier separating man from God. Let me explain. You have read this far, why not? Continue reading