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Will We Ignore the Literal?

When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. Gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Messiah was to be born. They said to him, “In Bethlehem of Judea; for this is what has been written… — Matthew 2:3-5

“Look, He is speaking publicly, and they are saying nothing to Him. The rulers do not really know that this is the Christ, do they? However, we know where this man is from; but whenever the Christ may come, no one knows where He is from.” — John 7:26-27

At Christ’s First Coming, in a span of just about thirty years, they went from correctly quoting the literal, plain text of Scripture to embracing its complete opposite. Although they did not follow through by acting upon it themselves, they initially knew exactly where the Messiah would come from, and yet in a relatively short span of time the literal handling of God’s Word was abandoned so that a completely opposite belief took its place—“no one knows where He is from”. For those of us who have been Christians long enough, we’ve seen the exact, same thing take place over the past thirty years of this present time line, where God’s Word, previously accepted by faith for its plainest, literal meaning, has been assigned alternative explanations which take it just as far afield in the shadow of His Second Coming as that documented in His First Coming.

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