When is the Kingdom of God Coming? Some “Already and Not Yet” Analogies

At last!

Part 13 of series: What Was the Message of Jesus? In recent posts I have shown that Jesus proclaimed the kingdom of God as something both present and future. Like the mustard seed, the kingdom is small in the moment, yet will be great in the future. The more we study Jesus’ ministry without chopping [Read More...]

When is the Kingdom of God Coming? Then? Now? Neither? Both?

borg-wright-meaning-jesus-5

Part 12 of series: What Was the Message of Jesus? I ended my last post with an apparent riddle. Throughout the Gospels Jesus proclaims the kingdom of God, sometimes as coming in the future, and sometimes as a present reality. So which is it? How can we understand the apparently divergent themes in Jesus’ preaching [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X