And it shall come to pass in the last days, said God, I will pour out of my Spirit on all flesh…
Four things taught here determine the gospel age.
I. It is connected with an EXTRAORDINARY effusion of the Divine Spirit, "I will pour out My Spirit."
II. It is connected with PRODIGIOUS REVOLUTIONS, "I will show wonders," etc.
III. It is connected with an ULTIMATE CRISIS, "The notable day of the Lord."
IV. It is connected with the possibility of a UNIVERSAL SALVATION, "Whosoever," etc.
Parallel VersesKJV: And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams: