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“Amillennialism: Millennium Today” by David Wright

“The devil is bound throughout the whole period, from the first coming of Christ to the end of the world, which will be Christ’s second coming. . . He is not permitted to exert his whole power of temptation, either by force or by guile to seduce people. . . ”

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“Dispensationalism: A Reformed Evaluation” By J Ligon Duncan III

“Historical Protestant teaching is that no one has ever been justified except by faith in Christ crucified. [Dispensationalists] are not just disagreeing with Covenant Theology; they are also disagreeing with Protestantism as a whole. And in that light, you see why it is impossible to harmonize the two systems.”

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“Why the Early Church Finally Rejected Premillennialism”

These early [church] critics believed that chiliasm [premillennialism] represented an approach to biblical religion that was sub-Christian, essentially failing to reckon with the full redemptive implications of the coming of Jesus of Nazareth as Messiah. They saw it as an under-realized, a not-fully-Christian, eschatology.

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