Dict: easton - Coming


Coming of Christ @

(1) with reference to his first advent "in the fulness of the time" ( kjv@1John:5:20; kjv@2John:1:7), or

(2) with reference to his coming again the second time at the last day kjv@Acts:1:11 kjv@Acts:3:20-21; kjv@1Thessalonians:4:15; kjv@2Timothy:4:1; kjv@Hebrews:9:28). The expression is used metaphorically of the introduction of the gospel into any place kjv@John:15:22; kjv@Ephesians:2:17), the visible establishment of his kingdom in the world kjv@Matthew:16:28), the conferring on his people of the peculiar tokens of his love kjv@John:14:18 kjv@John:14:23, 28), and his executing judgment on the wicked ( kjv@2Thessalonians:2:8).