Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Theology (Th.M)


Systematic Theology

First Advisor

Jaroslav Pelikan

Scripture References in this Resource

Matthew 12:28; Matthew 21:31; Matthew 21:43; Matthew 6:33; Matthew 19:24; Daniel 2:44; Daniel 7:13; Daniel 7:18; Luke 4:21; Luke 9:27; Luke 22:18; Mark 1:15; Acts 19:4; Luke 3:18; Matthew 25:34; Luke 21:29-31; Mark 12:25f; Matthew 8:12; Matthew 21:43; Matthew 4:17; Mark 4:26-29; Matthew 13:31; Luke 13:2ff; Matthew 13:24-30; Matthew 13:44; Matthew 13:45; Matthew 13:47-50; Luke 17:21; Matthew 12:28; Luke 11:20; Luke 7:21; Matthew 11:5


The purpose of this paper· is to examine the New Testament teaching of the Kingdom of God and analyze, with limitations the development of' the concept of the Kingdom in American Protestant theology. In our quest for an understanding of the problems raised by an investigation of American theological utterances concerning the Kingdom of God, we have turned first of all, to the New Testament presentation of the Kingdom of God.

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