Is the Rapture Biblical — and Will Non-Christians Really Be ‘Left Behind’? Theologians Battle Over End Times Prophecy

As for the rapture as embraced by Rhodes, among others, he said it isn’t found in the Bible, proclaiming in an episode of his radio show last year: “There’s not a rapture in the sense of a pre-tribulation rapture.” Continue reading “Is the Rapture Biblical — and Will Non-Christians Really Be ‘Left Behind’? Theologians Battle Over End Times Prophecy”

Jimmy Akin: Who Says Jesus Couldn’t Predict the Fall of Jerusalem? (2012)

One characteristic of postdictions is that they tend to be specific about the details. After all, if you’re making up a prophecy, the more it detail it contains about what happened, the more impressive it will be. And so when we find people in history making up prophecies after the fact, they tend to be very detailed. But Jesus’ prediction of the destruction of Jerusalem and the temple are not detailed. They’re quite general.”

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