Re: Should the Christian expect a Temple made of stone and mortar to be erected in Je
I don't have a feeling on this discussion one way or the other. This is really a Christians only topic. Still, I want to point out something that you are doing here.
Originally Posted by rejoice44
You are saying "I already know what I believe, now how can I interpret the text in light of that".
This strikes me as being backwards.
Your beliefs should conform to the text, not the other way around.
That is all.
Hear the word of the Lord, O nations, and declare it on the islands from afar, and say, "He Who scattered Israel will gather them together and watch them as a shepherd his flock."