What is the Kingdom of God?

The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand

In this post I will try to explain how I understand what the kingdom of God is, and explain Jesus’ words about the Kingdom of God being in us.

When we look up the Greek word “kingdom”, we find that it usually means “rule” or “dominion”, and not an actual physical kingdom. This is important, and to really understand many verses of the Bible about the kingdom, it’s better to replace that word with the mentioned nouns or the noun “royal power”.Read more…

God is Merciful And Long-Suffering

After emperor Domitian’s death the Roman senate decreed to have the persecuted Christians’ goods restored and those that were unjustly expelled from their homes were allowed to return. Apostle John, therefore, returned from the isle of Patmos and became the governor of the churches of Asia.

During this time an event occurred which showed the character of John and provided a lesson to all the Christians.

Eusebius tells this story that was recorded by Clement of Alexandria in his narrative titled “What Rich Man is Saved?”: Read more…