Session 2: The Missing Messianic Kingdom—Part 2, Today’s Confusion Over Christ’s Second Coming
In part one of this session, I explore the confusion that John the Baptist and the disciples experienced when Christ did not set up his messianic kingdom while he was on this earth. They knew their Scriptures and were expecting Christ to overthrow the tyrannical Roman government and establish a Jewish-led kingdom in its place. The disciples even made fools of themselves by their jockeying for positions of power in what they thought was the imminent reign of Christ. Where was the reign of justice that the Messiah was supposed to usher in?