A large and growing number of Christians hold to the position that Israel as a people and a nation has been cast off by God as a result of their rejection of Messiah Jesus. And that instead, the Christian Church has replaced Israel and is now the heir to its promises, and is the “true Israel”. This incorrect view is called Replacement Theology.
Andy Woods is the senior pastor of Sugar Land Bible Church and a full professor at the College of Biblical Studies in Houston and teaches Bible and theology. In addition, Andy has contributed to many theological journals and Christian books and has spoken on a variety of topics at Christian conferences.
Earlier this year, we published a Sunday Study on the uniqueness of both Israel and the Christian Church, you can read that here.
Click on the blue headline link at top to read Andy Woods’ and Lewis Chafer’s facts from Scripture which separate Israel and the Church.