God’s Kingdom

THE BIBLE’S VIEWPOINT God’s Kingdom Is God’s Kingdom a condition of the heart? “You are not far from the kingdom of God.”—Mark 12:34.   WHAT PEOPLE SAY Many people believe that God’s Kingdom is, as one major denomination of Christendom put it, “the reign of God in the heart and life of the individual.” WHAT…

Who Is the Antichrist?

The Bible’s answer The antichrist is not merely one individual person or entity, for the Bible says that there are “many antichrists.” (1 John 2:18) Rather, the term “antichrist,” which comes from a Greek word meaning “against (or instead of) Christ,” refers to anyone who does the following: Denies that Jesus is the Christ (Messiah) or…

Their Father—Abraham or the Devil?

“You are from your father the Devil, and you wish to do the desires of your father.” What is their father like? Jesus identifies him clearly: “That one was a murderer when he began, and he did not stand fast in the truth.” Jesus adds: “The one who is from God listens to the sayings of God. This is why you do not listen, because you are not from God.”—John 8:44, 47.