chiliasm definition

  • noun:
    • Christianity The doctrine stating that Jesus will reign on the planet for 1,000 many years.
    • opinion in an earthly thousand-year amount of peace and success, often equated because of the return of Jesus for the period.
    • The millennium.
    • The doctrine associated with private reign of Christ on the planet during the millennium.
    • The doctrine, suggested by the twentieth part of Revelation, of a visible and corporeal government of Christ in addition to saints on the planet in the last days, continuing for a thousand years, preceded by an initial resurrection of this righteous just, and been successful by one last struggle between great and wicked, a moment resurrection, and last view. See millenarianism.
    • belief when you look at the Christian doctrine associated with millennium mentioned inside Book of Revelations

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