Apocalypse Now or Apocalypse Later

For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be. —Matthew 24:21, KJV According to many, the great Tribulation commences on September 23, 2017. This date corresponds to a heavenly constellation that, they say, is the Great Wonder of Revelation 12:1 revealed … Continue reading Apocalypse Now or Apocalypse Later

A Recap on Terror

Imprisoned for failing to bribe a police officer for unlicensed selling — a common and oft overlooked misdemeanour — a Tunisian street vendor suffers the ignominy of a slap to the face from a female prison officer. On release from prison, he self-immolates. Subsequent tensions spill over to the streets of Tunis and from there to Tripoli, Cairo, and Damascus. The year is 2011. Welcome to the Arab Spring. … Continue reading A Recap on Terror

A Wonder in Heaven portends a Tumult on Earth

The Great tribulation may be closer than you think Revelation 12 is generally accepted† to be describing a mid-tribulation event. It begins like so: 12 And there appeared a great wonder in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars: 2 And she being with child cried, travailing in birth, … Continue reading A Wonder in Heaven portends a Tumult on Earth

Calling a Code (somebody has to)

None are fully good or fully bad. Some are mostly good and many mostly bad such that the chasm between the two is large and will be, at some point, irrevocable. And the unrighteous, quick to chase trouble, but those also quick to avoid trouble and live passively (most self-confessed Christians) will have to justify their action or inaction, … Continue reading Calling a Code (somebody has to)