Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: 2 Thessalonians 2:6-8

Rev. Brent McGuire discusses the Evangelical use of 2 Thessalonians 2:6-8 to support a secret rapture of the Church.

2 Thessalonians 2:6-8 – (6)And now you know what is holding him back, so that he may be revealed at the proper time. (7)For the secret power of lawlessness is already at work; but the one who now holds it back will continue to do so till he is taken out of the way. (8)And then the lawless one will be revealed, whom the Lord Jesus will overthrow with the breath of his mouth and destroy by the splendor of his coming.

Guest: Rev. Brent McGuire
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: 2 Thessalonians 2:6-8
Original Air Date: February 29, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: 2 Thessalonians 2:6-8 (mp3)

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Revelation 20:5-6

Rev. Brent McGuire discusses the Evangelical use of Revelation 20:5-6 to support a 1000 year reign of Christ on Earth.

Revelation 20:5-6 – (5)(The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were ended.) This is the first resurrection. (6)Blessed and holy are those who have part in the first resurrection. The second death has no power over them, but they will be priests of God and of Christ and will reign with him for a thousand years.

Guest: Rev. Brent McGuire
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Revelation 20:5-6
Original Air Date: February 6, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Revelation 20:5-6 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Romans 10:9-10

Rev. Brent McGuire discusses the Evangelical use of Romans 10:9-10 to support the practice of the altar call.

Romans 10:9-10 – (9)That if you confess with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. (10)For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved.

Guest: Rev. Brent McGuire
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Romans 10:9-10
Original Air Date: January 10, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Romans 10:9-10 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.