Preterist Gary DeMar Promoting Fake Exegesis

“I tell you the truth, this generation (γενεά) will not pass away until all these things take place.” (Matt 24:34 NET) Yesterday, I pointed out how preterists promote fake history in their interpretation of Matthew 24:5 regarding “many messiahs.” Interestingly, today I noticed that preterist Gary DeMar has an article entitled, “Fake news” is not […]

When the Philosopher William Lane Craig Makes Biblical Apologetic Statements it is often an Ugly Result

http://triablogue.blogspot.com/2013/11/did-jesus-mispredict-future.html Here is an excerpt by Steve Hays: iii) Gospel sayings are usually contextualized. Craig is denying the accuracy of the narrative contextualization, as if that misrepresents the reference or meaning of the saying. Certainly there are scholars who take that position, but that’s inimical to inerrancy. Indeed, the eminent historical Jesus scholar John Meier […]

A Response to the Preterist Interpretation of “This Generation” in Matthew 24:34

“Truly, I say to you, this generation will not pass away until all these things take place.” —Matt 24:34 This is the go-to proof text for preterists. It is the holy grail of preterism. It is the first and last thing that comes out of their mouths when you talk to them about the Olivet […]