End Time Key Terms

There are many terms used within the context of teaching and learning about the end times that can make it difficult to engage the Biblical content. Not all the terms listed on this page are directly related to the Biblical context of the end times, however these terms are helpful in discussing and studying the end times.


Eschatology: The part of theology concerned with death, judgment, and the final destiny of the soul and of humankind.

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Jewish World View:

Orthodoxy: Authorized or generally accepted theory, doctrine, or practice.

Theology: The study of religious faith, practice, and experience : the study of God and God’s relation to the world.