Zion teaches that Jesus Christ controls history.
The word “Zion” means grace: Psalm 2:4-6. Zion represents the whole system of grace theology.
Zion was the place where Abraham offered Isaac. It is the place near where Christ was crucified and will return. It is the location of the Temple. It is “God’s holy mountain.”
All mature believers can anticipate deliverance in time of adversity.
Jesus Christ at the Second Advent will come from Zion to destroy the surrounding armies. Our preservation depends on Bible doctrine in the soul.
Psalm 14:7 “Oh, that the salvation of Israel would come out of Zion! When the Lord restores His captive people, Jacob will rejoice, Israel will be glad.
Psalm 48:1-3; 48:9-14; 128:5.
It represents the shining forth of divine essence.
Israel will be gathered again as a nation. Zion represents the fulfillment of the unconditional covenants to Israel.
Backsliding brought them to weeping. because they regretted that they had neglected doctrine.