Gary DeMar: “Fake news” is not as bad as fake exegesis and fake history that some end-times proponents use (2016)

There is no reliable historical information on how Antipas was martyred (Rev. 2:13), who Mr. Scott claims died during the reign of Domitian around AD 92. He bases his argument on some fanciful history about an Antipas of Pergamum who is claimed to have been martyred when he was placed in a heated brazen bull-shaped altar in the temple of Artemis.  I’ve checked quite a few sources and in almost every case commentators do not accept the story as fact.

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Gary DeMar: 2 Peter 3 – The Passing Away of Heaven and Earth (2010)

They scoffed at the claims made by Jesus that the temple would be destroyed and Jesus Himself would be the one to make it happen before their generation passed away. Since more than 30 years had passed since Jesus made this prediction, and the temple was still standing with no indication that it would be destroyed in less than a decade, they began to mock the words of Jesus. Continue reading “Gary DeMar: 2 Peter 3 – The Passing Away of Heaven and Earth (2010)”