192. The Kingdom of Glory

1. WHO is to reign finally over God’s kingdom?
“And Thou, O tower of the flock [Christ], . . . unto Thee shall it come, even the first dominion.” Micah 4:8.

2. When asked if He was a king, what did Christ say?
“To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world.” John 18:37.

3. In His transfiguration how did Christ appear?
“His face did shine as the sun, and His raiment was white as the light.” Matt. 17:2.

4. Who else appeared on this occasion?
“There appeared unto them Moses and Elias.” Verse 3.

NOTE.-In this miniature representation of Christ’s kingdom, as in His triumphal entry into Jerusalem (Matt: 21:1:9}, Christ appeared as King; Moses (Jude 9} represented the sleeping saints to be raised at Christ’s coming; and Elijah (2 Kings 2:11) the living saints to be translated then.

5. For what purpose will Christ come again?
“To be glorified in His saints.” 2 Thess. 1:10.

6. Of what will the saints speak?
“They shall speak of the glory of Thy kingdom.” Ps. 145:11.

7. How enduring is this kingdom to be?
“Thy kingdom is an everlasting kingdom.” Verse 13.