26 Officials of First Century Israel
We are eager for students of the Bible to read Josephus’s “Wars of the Jews.” Although usually printed in small font, the language is quite readable and enhances understanding of the Bible substantially, revealing that events thought to be in the future, happened in the past.
We are seeking to strip away the false assumptions and unbiblical “traditions of men” that hinder understanding the nature of “the Day of the Lord” or “the second coming,” as it is commonly called. The meaning of this event is obscured by futuristic assumptions and must be comprehended using a sound, contextual hermeneutic allowing scripture to interpret scripture. We are espousing “fulfilled eschatology”.