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- another term for Second Coming
- ‘Fresh expectations regarding the Second Advent of Jesus had played a prominent role in helping Christians to face unsettling and disturbing world events.’
- ‘For instance, there is the intermediate state between death and resurrection, and also the tribulation prior to the Second Advent.’
- ‘A lot of us have been secularized enough by now that our view of the world has flattened out, and the Second Advent of Jesus Christ doesn't fit into a flattened-out world very well.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.