Out of the WAY
If the WAY is Christ, how does this change the meaning of 2Th 2:7?
THE WAY: CHRIST?
Joh 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, <<I am THE WAY, the truth, and the life>>: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
Joh 10:9 I am THE DOOR: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.
Isa 35:8 And an highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called THE WAY of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; but it shall be for those: the wayfaring men, though fools, shall not err therein.
Ge 3:24 So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.
2Pe 2:21 For it had been better for them not to have known THE WAY of righteousness, than, after they have known it, to turn from the holy commandment delivered unto them.
Isa 11:16 And there shall be AN HIGHWAY for the remnant of his people, which shall be left, from Assyria; like as it was to Israel in the day that he came up out of the land of Egypt.
Ac 4:12 Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other NAME under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
LETTETH: GOD RESTRAINING ANTICHRIST UNTIL JUDGMENT?
2Th 2:6 And now ye know what withholdeth <2722> that he might be revealed in his time.
2Th 2:7 For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth <2722> will let, until he be taken out of the way.
2Th 2:8 And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming:
2Th 2:3 Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition;
1Jo 4:3 And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is not of God: and this is that spirit of antichrist, whereof ye have heard that it should come; and even now already is it in the world.
OUT OF THE WAY: OUT OF CHRIST?
2Th 2:7 For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken OUT OF THE WAY.
De 27:18 Cursed be he that maketh the blind to wander OUT OF THE WAY. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Ex 32:8 They have turned aside quickly OUT OF THE WAY which I commanded them: they have made them a molten calf, and have worshipped it, and have sacrificed thereunto, and said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which have brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Jud 2:17 And yet they would not hearken unto their judges, but they went a whoring after other gods, and bowed themselves unto them: they turned quickly OUT OF THE WAY which their fathers walked in, obeying the commandments of the LORD; but they did not so.
Pr 21:16 The man that wandereth OUT OF THE WAY of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead.
Job 24:4 They turn the needy OUT OF THE WAY: the poor of the earth hide themselves together.
Job 31:7 If my step hath turned OUT OF THE WAY, and mine heart walked after mine eyes, and if any blot hath cleaved to mine hands;
Isa 28:7 But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are OUT OF THE WAY; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink, they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble in judgment.
De 9:12 And the LORD said unto me, Arise, get thee down quickly from hence; for thy people which thou hast brought forth out of Egypt have corrupted themselves; they are quickly turned aside OUT OF THE WAY which I commanded them; they have made them a molten image.
De 9:16 And I looked, and, behold, ye had sinned against the LORD your God, and had made you a molten calf: ye had turned aside quickly OUT OF THE WAY which the LORD had commanded you.
De 13:5 And that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams, shall be put to death; because he hath spoken to turn you away from the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed you out of the house of bondage, to thrust thee OUT OF THE WAY which the LORD thy God commanded thee to walk in. So shalt thou put the evil away from the midst of thee.
Mal 2:8 But ye are departed OUT OF THE WAY; ye have caused many to stumble at the law; ye have corrupted the covenant of Levi, saith the LORD of hosts.
Ro 3:12 They are all gone OUT OF THE WAY, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that doeth good, no, not one.
Heb 5:2 Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are OUT OF THE WAY; for that he himself also is compassed with infirmity.
If Christ is the WAY as shown by the Bible, it’s possible that to be taken out of the way as seen in 2Th 2:7 is the language of judgment. Time when the corporate body is deposed by God as He makes a way to redeem the elect out of Babylon.