posted on Jul, 10 2012 @ 10:23 AM
reply to post by NOTurTypical
Has nothing to do with the rapture.
So now you don't believe in a Rapture any more?
You have some sort of eschatological scheme cooked up, so did you invent your own and dropped your Chuck Missler-ism?
Christ mentioned the
abom. of deso. to a Hebrew audience who knew full well what He meant.
You probably meant Jews. Daniel is partially written in Hebrew and also
Aramaic and Greek. I doubt the listeners of Jesus did know what he meant when he said that and the generally held story is that later the Christians
did understand it, enough to not join in the fight against the Romans, and to clear out of the Area into Jordan.
The first one Antiochus
Epiphanes sacrificed a sow on the brazen altar and erected a statue to Zeus in the holy of holies.
This is apparently part of your
Dispensationalist mythology and may be based on a theory but is not something provable from the Bible or otherwise that it was the fulfillment of the
What about the other events of Matthew 24?
You tell me, you're the one with all the unfulfilled prophecies.
When did they have their fulfillment.. no allegories here allowed.
I guess this means strike out all the parables from the Gospels too, then,
Paul illuminates the coming abom. of deso.
You are talking about 2 Thessalonians that most scriptural text scholars doubt Paul wrote.
yes, but the events of Matthew 24 never happened in antiquity.
Such as . . ?
Neither were Edom and Basrah (the areas
controlled by Hamas today) destroyed by the Lord as described in Isaiah 63.
It looks to me as if it was written as a telling of a past event in
The Islamic nations of Joel chapter 3 are still functioning nations today, they have not been judged as the text declares.
look to have been the nations that participated in the downfall of Israel before the Babylonian captivity.
The Psalms 83 nations that war to
wipe Israel off the map never happened yet.
That happened when Israel was in the wilderness and when they were coming up into Canaan. You are
apparently listening to some fear-mongering apocalyptic videos on YouTube.
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