thousand years and a day our time in the Old Testament by Claus Westermann

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Published by SCM Press in London .

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  • Bible. -- O.T. -- History of Biblical events.

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StatementClaus Westermann / [translated by Stanley Rudman].
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LC ClassificationsBS1197 W413
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
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Open LibraryOL17239113M

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World English Bible But don't forget this one thing, beloved, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. 2 Peter New International Version (NIV). 8 But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day.

For a thousand years in your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night. for. 2 Peter But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. is past. Matthew And in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went unto them, walking on.

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Also see "A day can equal a year" (Part ) And, "A-Day-Equals-a-Year Principle". “Beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.” (2 Peter ) It is sad that many Christians today are so eager to appear intellectual they are willing to compromise God’s clear revelation to do so.

God has made it as clear as plain words could make it that “in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the. Bible Verses about Years Is But A Day. 2 Peter ESV / 17 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

Psalm ESV / 11 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. This Uversa year is twenty-two minutes short of three thousand days of Urantia time, about eight and one fifth of our years - (The Urantia Book, ) • The standard day of the local universe of Nebadon is equal to 18 days and 6 hours of Urantia time, plus two and one-half minutes.

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the very day Dashti enters the service of a 4/5. This is the idea of the verse—both a day and a thousand years are such miniscule amounts of time to God that it really makes no difference to Him.

If a person promises to do something, there is a finite amount of time available for him to keep that promise. 2 Peter New American Standard Bible (NASB).

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This seems to indicate that God’s idea of a day. The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were completed. This is the first resurrection. Blessed and holy is the one who has a part in the first resurrection; over these the second death has no power, but they will be priests of God and of Christ and will reign with Him for a thousand years.

Some people teach that the days of Genesis might be years. In any case, the meaning of ‘day’ in Genesis 1 is defined by the context there—the Hebrew word for day, yôm יום, is used with the words ‘evening’ and ‘morning’, and the days are numbered (first day, second day, etc.).

Twice it occurs in 2 Peter“ that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.” The other three occurrences are in the book of Revelation as well.

The number of verses with which we can compare the word thousand in the New Testament in order to correctly determine the meaning is somewhat limited since six of the eleven examples occur in Revelation Additional Physical Format: Online version: Westermann, Claus. Thousand years and a day.

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The apostle Peter actually wrote: “[B]eloved, do not forget this one thing, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day” (2 Peter ). Peter used a figure of speech known as a simile to compare a day to a thousand years.

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People who are trying to reconcile biblical literalism and scientific dating do love the a 1, years is 1 day for God, quote. In 2 PeterSt. Peter exhorts his readers to “be not ignorant” “of this one thing,” and turns their attention to another passage of Scripture, Psalm “For a thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.”.8 But do not let this one fact escape your notice, beloved, that with YHVH one day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years like one day.

9 YHVH is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to repentance.2 Peter Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 PeterNIV: "But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day." 2 PeterESV: "But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day." 2 PeterKJV: "But, beloved, be not.

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