Second Coming

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Second Coming

n. Christianity
The return of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment. Also called Advent, Second Advent.

Second Coming

or less commonly

Second Advent

n
(Theology) the prophesied return of Christ to earth at the Last Judgment

Sec′ond Com′ing


n.
the coming of Christ on Judgment Day.
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Noun1.Second Coming - (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last JudgmentSecond Coming - (Christian theology) the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment
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He begins with a detailed account of the Millerites, the nineteenth-century religious sect of Pastor William Miller, who used complex biblical calculations to predict the second advent of Jesus on October 22, 1844.
Ahmadi Muslims, who believe the second advent of Jesus came in the person of the 19th century Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, have also endured persecution and violence, the worst of which claimed 95 lives in a coordinated attack on two Ahmadi mosques in Lahore on May 28.
The Ahmadiyya, who make up a Muslim community that believes the second advent of Jesus has been fulfilled, were declared non-Muslims by the National Assembly in 1954.