Will believers really be taken into heaven before any trouble comes upon the world? That was my conviction for twenty-eight years. I was wrong. Welcome to the fifth excerpt from my recent book, "ALL LEFT BEHIND: THE CASE AGAINST THE PRE-TRIBULATION RAPTURE". Some believe, based on the words of Paul, that there's coming a day … Continue reading RAPTURE 5: DID PAUL SAY THE CHURCH WILL BE TAKEN INTO HEAVEN WITH THE HOLY SPIRIT BEFORE THE TRIBULATION?
FOR TWENTY-EIGHT YEARS I WAS A FIERCE PROPONENT AND DEFENDER OF THE PRE-TRIBULATION RAPTURE. NOW I HAVE A MORE REALISTIC UNDERSTANDING OF THE RAPTURE. HERE ARE CONTINUED EXCERPTS FROM MY BOOK* (Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, by Viktor Vasnetsov, 1887). WHEN WILL THE WRATH OF GOD FALL ANYWAY? Many people, certain that there will be … Continue reading RAPTURE 2: WHEN WILL THE WRATH OF GOD FALL ANYWAY?
Every day when I hear what's going on in the world I have a strong urge to publicly connect the many dots, which easily make a familiar prophetic picture. Then, as the obligations and business of the day take over, my conviction mellows and I'm telling myself that it was all just furtive imagination born … Continue reading IN THE KINGDOM OF THE BEAST.
Evangelicals who discuss different angles of Bible prophecy often consider apparent references to the necessity of a Jewish temple being rebuilt before the start of the Tribulation. Here's my own view... All evangelical prophecy "experts" and buffs who are not amillennial see in Scripture talk of a rebuilt temple, which Antichrist will one day enter … Continue reading TO BE OR NOT TO BE: THE THIRD JEWISH TEMPLE
(This is a continuation of the previous post. It's long, so feel free to scroll down to a subtitle which interests you) WILL ANTICHRIST DESTROY THE ENEMIES OF ISRAEL, INCLUDING THE ENTIRE MUSLIM WORLD? Mr. Blogg's Antichrist-is-a-Jew theory presents Antichrist as the deliverer of Israel, winning the adoration and worship of the people of Israel. … Continue reading WILL THE ANTICHRIST BE JEWISH? Part 2 of 2