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'''Chiliasm''' was a teaching that Christ will rein for a literal 1000 years on earth after his second coming.  Chiliasm was condemned at the [[First Ecumenical Council|Council of Nicea]] with the phrase, "Whose Kingdom Shall have no end." (From the Creed)
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'''Chiliasm''' is a teaching that Christ will reign for a literal 1000 years on earth after his second coming.  Chiliasm was condemned at the [[First Ecumenical Council|Council of Nicea]] with the phrase "whose kingdom shall have no end" in the Nicene Creed.
 
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See also Amillennialism [[wikipedia: Amillennialism]].
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[[wikipedia: Millennialism]]
 
*[[wikipedia: Millennialism]]
*[http://www.orthodoxphotos.com/readings/end/chiliasm.shtml
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*[http://www.orthodoxphotos.com/readings/end/chiliasm.shtml The Inconsistency of Chiliasm]
The Inconsistency of Chiliasm]
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*[http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/10307a.htm Catholic Encyclopedia: Millennium and Millenarianism]
 
*[http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/10307a.htm Catholic Encyclopedia: Millennium and Millenarianism]
 
*[http://mikeblume.com/chiliasm.htm There Is No Future Physical Millennium]
 
*[http://mikeblume.com/chiliasm.htm There Is No Future Physical Millennium]
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Chiliasm is a teaching that Christ will reign for a literal 1000 years on earth after his second coming. Chiliasm was condemned at the Council of Nicea with the phrase "whose kingdom shall have no end" in the Nicene Creed.

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