Thanatology: the Missing -Ology in Eccelsiology

Ecclesiology should include church growth and church growth should include church death, but neither are usually included in a systematic theology of ecclesiology. This paper addresses the issue of church death from New Testament biblical and practical perspectives, utilizing primarily the Apocalypse. It is hoped that systematic theologians will come away from this session seeing the need to augment current ecclesiology with thanatology in both their lectures and writings.

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