Frequent Mistakes – Part V: Roses are red, Violets are blue….

Psa. 18:2, "The Lord is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer;..."   (KJV) I have opined before of those who insist that all of the Bible must be taken literally.  Surely it is evident that the poetry used in Psalms 18:2 is a literary device to express the idea of God's strength, shelter, and …

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The Signs of Revelation – Part VIII: The New Heavens and New Earth

God's language of prophesy is a challenge because it is a majestic and grand metaphor, a hugely poetical style.  The metaphors and poetry which He used were to provide the sovereign and supreme import, the full vision and implications of what became the actual or literal outcome.  The judgment was pronounced from heaven above in …

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