premillennialism

noun pre·mil·len·ni·al·ism \ ˌprē-mə-ˈle-nē-ə-ˌli-zəm \

Definition of premillennialism

: the view that Christ's return will usher in a future millennium of Messianic rule mentioned in Revelation

premillennialist

play \ˌprē-mə-ˈle-nē-ə-list\ noun

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1848


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