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7 Benefits for Those Who Study Biblical Prophecy

  Many well-meaning Christians have rejected biblical prophecy, regarding it as a distraction from the real work of evangelism. Indeed, preaching on biblical prophecy these days is very rare. Some pastors even scoff at those who dare to speak of … Continue reading

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16 Characteristics of Christ’s Second Coming

  When I studied all of the references that I thought applied to Christ’s second coming and put them together (35 references), I came up with 16 characteristics. As you read through these points notice both the differences and the … Continue reading

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Rapture Song by Larry Norman Holds Truth but is Misinterpreted — Matthew 24:40-42

    This passage, along with the parallel passage in Luke (Lu. 17:34-37), have been made popular in the early 1970’s by the song “I Wish We’d All Been Ready,” by Larry Norman. Unfortunately, while this song was meant to … Continue reading

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The Sign of His Coming and the End of the Age — Matthew 24:3

  The remark of Jesus toward the temple (Herod’s Temple)—that it would be completely destroyed (Matt. 24:2)—led to the disciple’s question of what would be the sign of His coming. They were anticipating that the kingdom of God would come … Continue reading

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In Matthew 16:27 Jesus Speaks of His Second Coming and Judgment

  In the context of this verse (with Mark 38 and Luke 9:26-27), Jesus is speaking to His disciples about His own impending suffering and death, and that they will also have to suffer for Him; that indeed, in order … Continue reading

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Zechariah 14:1-15: Rapture or Second Coming?

  Zechariah 14:1-15 Behold, a day is coming for the Lord when the spoil taken from you will be divided among you. 2 For I will gather all the nations against Jerusalem to battle, and the city will be captured, … Continue reading

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Zechariah 12:10: Rapture or Second Coming?

  In this progressive study we will be looking at over seventy verses (in biblical order) that speak of His return—either the first phase or the second phase. My task will be to show, whether the passage suggests the rapture (first … Continue reading

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