Alexander Gibb

99 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 5 Followers | @searchinsany | Alexander Gibb has been a Christian for over 40 years. In a way, his articles are his legacy for all who care to read his deliberations on the Scriptures.

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The Book of Revelation was Written Before AD 70

<i>St John the Evangelist on Patmos, Titian (1544) Source: Olga’s Gallery</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>In my opinion, John received the Revelation prior to AD 70, to …

What Jesus Meant by ‘This Generation shall not Pass’

<i>Christ Among the Doctors, Albrecht Durer (1471-1528) Source: Olga’s Gallery</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Why is Matthew 24:34 difficult to understand?<p>Mat 24:34 KJV …

We are not Living in the Last Days

<i>The Prophecy of the Destruction of the Temple, James Tissot</i> (<i>1836-1902) / Source: Brooklyn Museum</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Mat 24:3 YLT And when he is sitting on …

The Last Days According to the Epistles

<i>Still Life with Bible, Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890) / Source: VG Gallery</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Recently, I received challenging comments from a visitor to my …

Jesus Fulfilled the Promise of His Second Coming

<i>Rider on the White Horse, Gerard Jullain (1670)</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Critics of Christianity try to undermine the integrety of the Lord Jesus Christ, declaring …

What Does the Bible Say About the End of the World?

<i>The Universe, Source: Softpedia</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p><b>Got Questions Website</b><p>I visited gotquestion.org recently and was reminded of a time when convinced by …

Elijah the Prophet will not Return

<i>Elijah Fed by the Ravens, Il Guercino, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, (1591-1666) | Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Due to the influence of …

Elijah the Prophet was not Taken up to Heaven

<i>Elijah Taken Up in a Chariot of Fire, Giuseppe Angeli (1712-1798) | Source: Biblical Art on the WWW</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Dispensationalism appropriates the …

The Great and the Terrible Day of the Lord

<i>The Prophet Isaiah, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) | Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>The Old Testament Prophets used metaphorical language …

Jesus Never Mentioned a Physical Rapture of the Church

<i>St Paul Preaching to the Thessalonians, Gustave Dore (1832-1883) Source: The Doré Bible Gallery Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>In 1830, Margaret …

Nicodemus and the Transforming Power of the Gospel

<i>The Descent from the Cross, Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)<br>Source: Olga’s Gallery</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>What is the Gospel? This may seem a stupid question since …

The Deity of Christ: Jesus did Claim to be God

<i>Doubting Thomas, Caravaggio (1573-1610) Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Did Jesus ever claim deity? Yes, He did.<p>The deity of Christ is a …

Jesus was not Smitten of God

<i>The Flagellation, Caravaggio (1573-1610) Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Son 2:15  KJV Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the …

Heaven and Earth will not be Destroyed by Fire

<i>John at Patmos, Gustave Dore (1832-1883) | Source: Dore Bible Gallery Felix Just S.J. Ph.D.</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Rev 21:1 KJV And I saw a new heaven and a new …

New Jerusalem will not Physically Descend from Heaven

<i>The New Jerusalem, Paul Gustave Dore (1832-1883) | Source: Dore Bible Gallery Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p><b>A Quote from Dr David L Cooper,</b> …

Jerusalem was Babylon the Great, the Mystery is History

<i>The Destruction of Jerusalem, Titus Wilhelm von Kaulbach (1805-1874) | Source: Preterist Archive</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Babylon the Great is not the rebuilt city …

There is no Difference Between the Kingdom of God and the Kingdom of Heaven

<i>Christ Enthroned, Edward Burne-Jones (1833-1898) | Source: Pre Raphaelite Art</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>There are scholars today who teach there is a difference …

Jesus is King of Kings

<i>Source: gospeldrivendisciples.blogspot</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>This may seem like a stupid question: Is Jesus reigning now?<p>Of course He is.<p>Nevertheless, there is …

The Atonement: Nothing but the Blood of Jesus

<i>Paradise and the Fall, Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568-1625) /<br>Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>There are many Atonement theories in Christendom …

The Ascension of Christ and the ‘In Like Manner’ Question

<i>The Ascension of Christ, Rembrandt Van Rijn (1606-1669) | Source: Source: Rembrandt the Complete Works</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p><b>The ‘In Like Manner’ Question</b><p>Most …

The Resurrection and the Heresy of Hymenaeus and Philetus

<i>The Resurrection of Christ, Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)<br>Source: wikiart.org</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>2Ti 2:17-18 KJV And their word will eat as doth a canker: of …

Jesus is ‘The Branch’

<i>King David, Arent de Gelder (1645-1727)<br>Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Behold the man whose name is The BRANCH!<p>‘The Branch’ is a descriptive …

Jesus is Lord of the Sabbath

<i>The Disciples Plucking Corn on the Sabbath, Gustave Dore (1832-1883) Source: Dore Bible Gallery Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>There are those who …

The Elect, the Remnant, and the Israel of God

<i>The Elect, Luca Signorelli (1445-1523)<br>Source: Wikimedia Commons</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>There is a predominant teaching in Christendom today proclaiming two …

Daniel’s ’70 Weeks’ Prophecy was Fulfilled by AD 70

<i>The Prophet Daniel, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)<br>Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>A series on eschatology would be incomplete without …

Jesus Never Mentioned Double Fulfilment of Prophecy

<i>The Pilgrims of Emmaus on the Road, James Tissot (1836-1902) Source: Brooklyn Museum</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>After considerable research and deliberation, my …

Jesus Never Mentioned a Millennium Reign

<i>Saint John on Patmos, Van Limburg Brothers (1375-1416)<br>Source: Art and the Bible</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Act 1:3 KJV To whom also he shewed himself alive after his …

Jesus Never Mentioned a Millennium Temple

<i>The Revelation of St John, 13. The Adoration of the Lamb and the Hymn of the Chosen, Albrecht Durer (1471-1528)<br>Source: Albrecht Durer the Complete</i> …