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By J. Richard Middleton

in recent times, a growing number of Christians have come to understand the Bible's instructing that the final word blessed wish for the believer isn't an otherworldly heaven; as an alternative, it truly is full-bodied participation in a brand new heaven and a brand new earth introduced into fullness throughout the coming of God's state. Drawing at the complete sweep of the biblical narrative, J. Richard Middleton unpacks key outdated testomony and New testomony texts to make a case for the recent earth because the applicable Christian desire. He indicates its moral and ecclesial implications, exploring the adaptation a holistic eschatology could make for dwelling in a damaged world.

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