OF THE BOOKS OF THE N.T.
Time: From ministry of John at Jordan to Calvary.
1. MATTHEW. Christ as King.
2. MARK. Christ as Servant.
3. LUKE. Christ as Man.
a. John, "Repent ye for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."
b. Christ, "Repent; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."
c. The 12, "The kingdom of heaven is at hand."
d. The 70, "The kingdom of God is come nigh unto you. "
Time, From Calvary to Acts 28:28.
"A. EPISTLES written by the apostles to the Circumcision. (To Jews only).
B. EPISTLES written by the apostle to the Uncircumcision. (Both to Jew and Gentile). The Gentile grafted in. Middle wall still up,
III. KINGDOM HELD IN ABEYANCE.
Time, From Acts 28:28 to Lord's Day. Israel wholly blinded and Lo Ammi (not my people). Salvation sent to the Gentiles. They hear it and preach it.
A. THE GOSPEL OF EVERLASTING LIFE. To Gentiles. Jewish rituals and ordinances discontinued. No repentance. Faith only required.
1. JOHN. Christ as God.
B. THE GOSPEL Or THE DISPENSATION OF THE MYSTERY To Gent lies. . To the only group having a hope of going to heaven. Its truth not found in
IV. KINGDOM ACCEPTED
The Day of the Lord. Time.
From Israel's repentance
1. THE REVELATION. Coming King and kingdom .revealed (apokalupsis).