A - World
"Whereby the world that then was, being overflowed with
2 Peter 3:6
- Present Evil World
"In whom the god of this world hath blinded the
minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel
of Christ who is the image of God should shine unto them."
2 Corinthians 4:4
"In the dispensation of the
fullness of times he might gather together in one all things
E - Jewish Age
"You only have I known of all the families of the earth." Amos 3:2
F - Gospel Age
"Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider
the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus."
"Look for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwelleth righteousness."
II Peter 3:13
H - "Ages
"In the Ages to Come he might show the exceeding riches of his
"Lift up your eyes,
and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest." John 4:35, Matthew
Gospel to the Gentiles
"In the time of harvest I will say to the reapers, Gather ye together
first the tares, and bind them in bundles... but gather the wheat into my barn."
"The harvest is the end of the
N - Plane of Human
Perfection Actual or Reckoned
"What is man, that thou art mindful of him?...Thou madest him
a little lower
than the angels."
Plane of Typical Perfection
"For the law having a
shadow of good things to come, and not the very image of things, can never with those
sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto
Plane of Sin and Depravity
"Wherefore, as by one man
sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so, death passed upon all men, for that
all have sinned." Romans 5:12
A symbol of consecration.
"...present your bodies a
your reasonable service."
Plane of Glory
"To them who by patient
continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life."
- Plane of
Perfect Spirit Being
"Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not;
for I am not yet ascended to my Father..."
M - Plane of
"And the Holy Spirit descended in a bodily shape like a dove upon him, and a
voice...said, thou art my beloved Son..." Luke 3:22,
a - Adam
"And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness..."
"And God saw every thing that he had made, and behold, it was very good..."
b - Fallen Adam
and His Posterity before the Flood
"And God saw that the wickedness of man was great..."
c - Ancient Worthies
"...Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him
d - Mankind
from flood to Messianic Age
"Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin;
and so death hath passed upon all men, for that all have sinned."
e - Fleshly Israel Typically Justified as a Nation
"For the law having
a shadow of good things to come, and not the very image of the things, can never with
those sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto
f - Jewish Time of Trouble
"Whose fan is in his hand, and he will thoroughly purge his floor,
and will gather the wheat into his garner; but the chaff he will burn with fire
g - Jesus
at age 30,
a Perfect Man
"...Christ Jesus... made himself of no reputation and took upon him the
form of a servant and was made in the
likeness of men."
h - Jesus,
"And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water:
and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the
Spirit of God descending like
a dove, and
lighting upon him."
i - Jesus Resurrected as a Divine Being
"And he is the head of the body,
who is the beginning, the firstborn
from the dead..."
k - Jesus,
40 days after his resurrection in divine glory
"Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at
his own right hand in the heavenly places, far above all principality and power, and
might, and dominion, and every name
that is named."
- Jesus, in the Gospel Age, set down with the Father on His throne
"To him that overcometh will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even
as I also overcame and am set down
with my Father
in his throne."
m - Spirit
Begotten Class who become the Great Company
"...a great multitude, which no man could number... stood before the Lamb, clothed
with white robes, and palms in their hands."
n - Spirit Begotten Class who become the Bride of Christ
"Fear not, little flock, for it is your Fathers good pleasure to give
you the kingdom."
"Let both grow together until
the harvest; and in the time of harvest I will say to the reapers, Gather ye together
first the tares, and bind them in bundles to burn them: but gather the wheat
into my barn."
is a time
from the Tares.
p - Believers,
but not fully consecrated
"For many are called, but few
q - Church- Goers, but not Believers; Hypocrites
"Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheeps clothing, but
inwardly they are ravening wolves."
r - Jesus, at His
"And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive
you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also."
s - Little Flock, separating from nominal church
"And I heard another voice from heaven, saying, Come out of her, my
people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and that ye receive not of
S - World's time of
trouble in Gospel Harvest. Separation of Wheat and Tares.
t - Great Company
"Now if any man build upon this foundation ...wood, hay, stubble; ... it shall
be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every
I Cor. 3:12,13
u - Babylon Falling
"And the great city was divided into three parts, and ... fell; great Babylon
came in remem- brance before God to give unto her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of
w - Glorified Christ, Head
"And I John saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem...prepared as a bride adorned
for her husband."
v - Babylon, Hypocrite Element
"And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is
fallen, and is become the habitation of devils, and the hold of every foul spirit."
x - The glorified
Christ class reigning
"...they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a
y - The Great Company
"...a great multitude which no man could number...stood before the
throne, and before the Lamb, clothed
with white robes,
in their hands."
z - Fleshly Israel restored
"And so all Israel shall be saved: as it is written, There shall come
out of Zion the Deliverer,
and shall turn away ungodliness
W - Mankind restored
to perfection and harmony with God
"... Behold the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with
and they shall
be his people,
and God himself
shall be with them,
and be their God."
"Glory to God in the highest; on earth, peace,
good will toward men!"
The Tabernacle inf the Wilderness