This is the first of five videos that cover the text in Acts 1:9-11, Coming in the Clouds in Like Manner. Our purpose is to correct the notion that the text can be isolated from all others to form a doctrine of Christ’s coming void of the larger context of coming again texts.
Further, it is designed to show the true meaning of the ascension in it’s biblical setting of Christ’s priesthood. Jesus ascends to the throne as the High Priest after the order of Melchizadek, to be seated at the right hand of the Majesty in the heavens,
Those who understand temple typology will see a different view of the ascension rather than a trip into the literal clouds.
The menaing of Acts 1:11 continues to evade the futurists’ literalism.