That the poetic — and I see no reason for doubting the real — date of the Apocalypse is under Vespasian, is so evidently implied in the five kings preceding (for Galba, Otho, and Vitellus, were abortive emperors) that is seems to me quite lawless to deny it.
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All of this rich and exacting observation is subordinated to the dramatic moment—albeit understated: the news recounted in the dispatch. Vespasian, seated on a painted chair lined with a leopard skin, is illuminated by an unseen light source to his left. Standing with his face in shadow is the courier, waiting in deference as the emperor absorbs the information he is reading. Continue reading “Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema: Vespasian hearing from one of his generals of the taking of Jerusalem by Titus (1866)”
“allegorical logic suggests that the play is set during the Roman‐Jewish War.”
Manuscript, written by one scribe, on parchment, probably in London, either in the late 15th century, or at the beginning of the 16th. It is one of the most elaborately decorated medieval manuscripts. Its importance also lies in its connection to the Royal households of Henry VII and Henry VIII. Continue reading “Vaux Passional: Siege and destruction of Jerusalem 70 AD (1504)”
Here above Jerusalem there should appear fire in the form of flying dragons and a comet, armed men and flaming chariots, etcetera. Continue reading “Eustache Marcade: Mystère de la Vengeance de Nostre Seigneur Ihesu Crist (1465)”
Stein then argues, however, that the darkening of the heavens and the seeing of the Son of Man coming in clouds belong to a final parousia event, when history as we know it is brought to an end. Continue reading “Andrew Perriman: Jesus, the Temple and the Coming of the Son of Man (2015)”
Alexander has been a Christian for 46 years. Over the past decade he has studied ‘the end times’ from a Preterist’s perspective.
Continue reading “Alexander Gibb: Jerusalem was Babylon the Great, the Mystery is History (2015)”
The following may seem unbelievable. However, all information below is taken from unbiased historical records and is easily verifiable. Sources are also listed at the bottom of the page. Continue reading “Daniel Morias: Jesus, the Son of Man, was LITERALLY Seen in the Clouds in A.D. 66 (2015)”
I think we need to distinguish between full preterism and hyper-preterism. Full preterism is an optimistic eschatology. Don’t think I can say the same thing about hyper-preterism, which has led some right out of Christianity. Continue reading “Discussion on Consistent Preterism and the Impact of AD70 as the Terminal Date (2015)”