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The Lord’s Prayer Argues That The Church and Kingdom Are Not the Same

Some believe that Jesus instructed his apostles to pray for his “kingdom” to come to the earth, and then fulfilled that prayer in Acts 2.  Further, they believe that Jesus’ “church” (EKKLESIA in the Greek) and his “kingdom” are the same … Continue reading

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The Ekklesia was not and is not the Kingdom

  One very common mistake in Bible interpretation is to assume that Jesus’ ekklesia was the same thing as his kingdom.  Equating the two leads to several misunderstandings and has a significant bearing on how believers understand (or misunderstand) what … Continue reading

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