Remembering Rick Dugan, a Faithful Brother

Voice of Messiah is sad to announce that one of the founding members of our ministry, and a faithful member of our board since 2016, passed away last week, April 22, 2021, on his boat in Houston. Rick’s funeral was today in Plano, Texas. It was a difficult, yet...

Who is Israel in the New Testament?

Here’s a link to a great discussion between Mark Kinzer and N.T. Wright on the meaning of “Israel” in the New Testament.  N. T. Wright and Mark Kinzer: A Dialogue on the Meaning of Israel –...

“This Generation” in the Olivet Discourse

When Jesus said, “this generation” will see the events of the Olivet Discourse prophecy fulfilled, he didn’t mean the literal generation of his contemporaries alive in the first century. He meant “this current evil age” in which most...

Temple Sacrifices in the Millennium

Here is a link to a great Masters thesis by Ian Bacon that discusses why there will be literal animal sacrifices in the Millennial Kingdom when Jesus returns. Notably, Bacon avoids the “symbolic” and “memorial” views in favor of a more...