Meaning of Day of the Lord

Day' of the Lord'

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  1. Also called(in Old Testament eschatology) a day of final judgment. Amos 5:18–21; Ezek. 30.
  2. Also calledthe day of the Second Advent. II Peter 3:10; I Cor. 1:14; Phil. 1:10, 2:16.
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