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Reign of God
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The message of the kingdom of God (βασιλεία τοῦ θεοῦ), which mostly appears in Mt as that of the kingdom of heaven (βασιλεία τῶν οὑρανῶν), is the central element in the preaching of Jesus. Mk sums up his message in the words “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the gospe…

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Peter H˜ünermann, “Reign of God”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 03 October 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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