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Apologetics, Evangelism, and Prophetic Visions

When I considered whether the subject of private revelation in the Catholic Church has any value for apologetics or evangelism, my first reaction was that it decidedly did not. 1,291 more words

Catholic Prophecy

Martyrs, Revelation, and the Stockdale Paradox: A Jesus Primer on Good Hope and Bad Hope

There is good Christian hope and bad Christian hope, alternatively known as real hope and false hope. The world–rightly–accuses Christians of trafficking in much false hope, and this is an unfortunate result of our not reading our own book which provides ample instruction in distinguishing between hopes we ought to have and hopes that will get us and others killed. 602 more words



According to Chris McCann, President of eBible Fellowship Ministries, the world will end on October 7, 2015.   (I will return all my library books by October 7.  296 more words

Who Prospers from the Prosperity Gospel?

(Excerpted from Chapter 7 of Culture Wars: The Threat to Your Family and Your Freedom, by Marie Alena Castle)

Churches fight to keep their tax exemptions and charitable perks—and to get more. 1,858 more words


Matthew 24:38 (The Rapture)

However, no one knows the day or hour when these things will happen, not even the angels in heaven or the Son himself. Only the Father knows. 617 more words

Daily Walk

Is the Rapture Real?

The rapture. The very concept strikes fear in the hearts of more than a few religious fanatics. It has been used to fuel the imagination of millions throughout history, spawned a best-selling fiction series, and has been used in countless sermons. 240 more words

Lectionary sermon for 9 November 2014 on Matthew 25: 1-13

The things that you’re li’ble to read in the Bible, It ain’t necessarily so! (from Porgy and Bess)   Is today’s reading really about end times? 2,167 more words