An Interpretation of Matthew 24-25

By Thomas Ice

An Interpretation of Matthew 24-25, is a 135-page work on these two chapters of Matthew. Thomas Ice writes for the PreTribulation Center (pretrib.org)

Table of Contents of An Interpretation of Matthew 24-25

Table of Contents
Part I ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 9
The contextual setting for Christ’s discourse ……………………………………………………………………… 9
The historical setting for Christ’s discourse …………………………………………………………………….. 10
The disciples questions …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 10
Endnotes ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 11
Part II …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 12
The disciples misunderstanding……………………………………………………………………………………… 12
The first question ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 12
Fulfillment of the first question ……………………………………………………………………………………… 13
Contrasts between a.d. 70 and a future temple …………………………………………………………………. 13
Endnotes ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 14
Part III …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 14
Preterist literalism ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 15
Christ’s prophecy of a.d. 70 …………………………………………………………………………………………… 15
Luke 21:20-24 and A.D. 70 ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 15
Until ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 16
Luke 21:25-28 and the future ………………………………………………………………………………………… 16
Conclusion………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 17
Endnotes ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 17
Part IV …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 17
Inter-advent age view …………………………………………………………………………………………………… 17
Tribulation view ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 18
Birth pangs …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 19
Conclusion………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 20
Endnotes ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 20
Part V …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 21
Do not be deceived ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 21
Many false christs………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 21
The first seal judgment …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 22
What is the nationality of the antichrist? …………………………………………………………………………. 22
Arguments for a Jewish Origin ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 22
Arguments for a Gentile Origin …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 23
Endnotes ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 24
Part VI …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 24
False Messiah’s …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 24
Wars and rumors of wars ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 25
Do not be frightened …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 26