Friday, July 3, 2009

12 Mysteries Of The Bible


H.L. Willmington, professor at Liberty University points out 12 mysteries in the Bible. A mystery appears to be something that appears in the New Testament but was not fully revealed in the Old Testament.
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1. Mystery of the kingdom of heaven. (Mark 4:11) The Kingdom of God has drawn near in Jesus. .
2. Mystery of the rapture. (1 Cor. 15:51) One day many will get to heaven without dieing. Enoch, Elijah. We will be translated without death. Bodies will be made new on the spot!
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3. Mystery of the church as Christ body. (Eph. 1:10)
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4. Mystery of the church as Christ Bride. (Eph. 3:3, 4, 6, 9. Eph. 5:32)
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5. Mystery of the indwelling of Christ. (Col. 1:26, 27.) * Christ in us, hope of glory.
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6. Mystery of incarnate Christ. (Col. 2:2, 1 Cor. 2:7) * God became flesh. Has a body.
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7. Mystery of Godliness. (1 Tim. 3:16) How can Jesus be both God and man all the time?
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8. Mystery of Iniquity. (2 thess. 2:7) Satan is restrained by the Holy Spirit.
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9. Mystery of Israels present blindness. (Rom 11:25) How can they not get it?!
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10. Mystery of the 7 stars. (Rev. 1:20) 7 messengers of the church.
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11. Mystery of Babylon the Harlot. (Rev. 17:5)
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12. The mystery of God. (Rev. 10:7) Why has God allowed evil to enter into this world. Someday a trumpet will sound, and that mystery will be declared.

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