In their varied uses and functions, the words “promise” and “fulfillment” indicate a historical and theological category in which the Word of God, a word of salvation or judgment (Last Judgment), will assuredly achieve realization either in history or at the end of history.
Promise and Fulfillment(1,455 words)
Cite this pageOeming, Manfred and Bromiley, Geoffrey W., “Promise and Fulfillment”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 25 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_P.159>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512
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