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.
For the LORD your God is a merciful God; he will not abandon or destroy you or forget the covenant with your ancestors, which he confirmed to them by oath.