ταχύ - tachu (takh-oo'); quickly, speedily (without delay)
It is a fundamental law of biblical interpretation that when you see a repetitive word or phrase, you must put heavy emphasis upon it, for God desires to drive a truth deep into our hearts. We have here three times in one chapter Jesus telling the church, not sinners, “Behold, I come quickly” (22:7, 12, 20). We must say then, that God is deeply concerned about our lack of watching for Him. This verse tells us that, emphatically, Christ is coming again sooner than we think. And in light of this, there are two calls to the church: repent and witness. To help us with this text, we look also to 2 Peter 3:10-14 which says:
Today's post is written by Joshua Van Geersdaele.