“Light and darkness cannot dwell together in peaceful coexistence. Therefore a witnessing church will be a persecuted church.” G.K. BealeRevelation, p. 247.
“The carnal mind is at enmity against God (Rom. 8:7), and the more His children are conformed to His image the more they will bring down upon themselves the spite of His foes. Being “persecuted for righteousness sake” (Mt. 5:10) means being opposed because of right living. Those who perform their Christian duty condemn those […]