WASHINGTON – Most Christians agree Jesus is coming back some day.
But what form will that return take?
Will believers just be spontaneously “raptured” into heaven like the movies and best-selling novels depict?
How will Jesus judge individuals and the nations?
What role will the modern nation of Israel have in His return?
Those are some of the topics in a groundbreaking new book by New York Times bestselling author Joel Richardson provocatively titled, “When a Jew Rules the World: What the Bible Really Says About Israel in the Plan of God.”
There’s only one conclusion you can draw by taking the prophecies of the Bible literally, says Richardson. It may be quite shocking to many who call themselves Christians: Someday soon, a Jew named Yeshua – or Jesus, as He’s known in the West – will rule the world from Jerusalem.
In “When a Jew Rules the World,” Richardson paints a vivid picture of what a 1,000-year reign will be like, along the way blow-torching the notion that Gentile Christians have “replaced” the Jews and Israel as the people of promise. Richardson lays out the tragic history of anti-Semitism within the church from the very beginning in what may be the most thorough repudiation of what has become known as “Replacement Theology,” or, as Richardson calls it, “Supersessionism.”
Joseph Farah, founder of WND.com and WND Books, calls ‘”When a Jew Rules the World’ one of the most important books of our time – a chance for Christians to rediscover their true identity as Continue reading