Unlike premillennial theologians who predict only modest church growth before Christ's return, postmillennialists expect the Spirit-blessed gospel to have overwhelming success in bringing the world to Christ. Why this difference? Discover the theological basis for Mathison's optimistic end-times forecast in this balanced, insightful, and thought-provoking volume. Recommended by R.C. Sproul! 287 pages, softcover from Presbyterian & Reformed.
The promises of the gospel offer hope of a brighter future for the families and nations of the earth. Mathison's an optimistic eschatology supported by biblical, historical, and theological considerations.
Keith A. Mathison (MA, Reformed Theological Seminary; PhD, Whitefield Theological Seminary) is professor of systematic theology at Reformation Bible College in Sanford, Florida. He is the author of Dispensationalism: Rightly Dividing the People of God? and Postmillennialism: An Eschatology of Hope, among other works.
Keith Mathison provides the church an apologetic for an eschatology of hope that is thoroughly biblical, soundly evangelical, impressively thorough, logically structured, and easily understandable. The Christian community should gladly welcome this sane and hope-filled exposition.
This book is a must read for those who follow the current debate regarding the various schools of preterist and postmillennial thought. It is balanced, insightful and provocative.