|Series||Early Quaker writings., reel 10, no. 81.|
|LC Classifications||Microfilm 83/134 (B)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||pt. 2, p. 493-494|
|Number of Pages||494|
|LC Control Number||84212103|
5 Concerning the times and the seasons, brothers, you have no need that I write to you. 2 For you know perfectly that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. 3 When they say, “Peace and safety!” then sudden destruction will come upon them as labor upon a woman with child, and they shall not escape. Concerning the Times and Seasons, both which have been, and are yet to be [13 KB; p. ] Index [p. ; contained in 8 files of KB each] Letters of Isaac Penington. “But concerning the times and the seasons, brethren, you have no need that I should write to you. For you yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so comes as a thief in the night. For when they say, “Peace and safety!” then sudden destruction comes upon them. 1 Thessalonians Context. 1 But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you. 2 For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night. 3 For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not escape. 4 But ye, brethren, are .
V. (1) But of the timesThe fourth subject of instruction; the bearing of the doctrine of the Advent upon the Christian's own life. "Times and seasons" is a Hebraism, and in the original, the second word, not the first, is the more explicit: we should say, "About day and hour." The plural seems to mean the different periods at which men might conceive the Advent likely to come. Since the day of Jehovah is coming as a thief in the night, and no one knows the day or the hour, the times and seasons are scheduled to begin once Jehovah’s day has commenced and, in fact, reveal the duration of it. Using a metaphor (times and seasons) that is found only two other times in Scripture, Paul weaves a delicate picture of the social and geopolitical events that will describe the time and circumstances of Christ's coming for His own. Concerning the Dispensation of the Gospel, or the Dispensation of the Son in Spirit, which is the last dispensation Experiences concerning God's Way, Truth, Church, and People Concerning the Times and Seasons, both which have been, and are yet to be.
The book of Revelation speaks of Messiah's response to the Man of Sin's abominable act--God's earth-moving event that changes the "times and seasons," when John wrote, " O ut of the temple came a loud voice from the throne, saying, “It is done!”. Throughout my life I have learned that time and seasons are real When I say times and seasons I’m not just talking from a natural point of view as in Summer, Spring, Winter and Fall. I’m not talking about 5 O’clock 6 O’clock I’m talking about time and seasons in life. Times and Seasons "Truth will prevail." Vol. III. No. ] CITY OF NAUVOO, ILL. J [Whole No. From the Millennial Star. Grapes From Thorns. and Figs from Thistles. "Either make the tree good, and its fruit good, or else make the tree corrupt, and its fruit corrupt A tree is known by its fruit."-[Jesus Christ. W. P. Harris, Letter to the Editor, Times and Seasons 4, no. 12, May 1, , 2. “Ancient Records,” Times and Seasons 4, no. 12, May 1, , However, the editor had to confess that at the time, he did not know Joseph’s opinion of the plates: “Mr. Smith has had those plates, what his opinion concerning them is, we have not yet.