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Bible Prophecy

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The belief by some Christians that verses from the Bible foretell events that actually take place in the future
This portion of the answer was addended on July 16, 2016 A.D. : Ascension Sunday, May 8, 2016 A.D. was foretold to be / is / was the 1,335th day of verse twelve of chapter twelve in the Book of Daniel (Daniel 12:12). It is also the same date as all other references to the Day of the Lord (Malach…
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Identifying "THE" Antichrist is very simple , Just remember one thing. There is actually no entity identified as "The Antichrist" written in the Book of Revelation. That name only appears in John 2. Satan playing the role of fake Jesus Christ (looks like the lamb but speaks as a dragon - Rev 13) wi…
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As much of the world knows, perhaps the most popular verse regarding Jesus Christ is John 3:16. This verse claims that God so LOVED the world that He sent Jesus Christ so that anyone who believed in *him* would not perish, but have everlasting life. *the pronoun "him" here is not clear whether it r…
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Yes it does, the math is there and it is too excact to be coincidense
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But He didBut Jesus did , When tempted in the widerness by Satan to do an act of worship to Satan, Jesus replied " It is Jehovah god alone you must worship, and it is to him alone you must render sacred service'He also affirmed the fact that the whole Law can be summed up in loving God with your who…
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The "Four Horsemen" are:- Deception -White horse (Rev 6:2) (also referred to as False Christ; Antichrist; Conquest) War - Red horse (Rev 6:4) Famine - Black horse (Rev 6:5-6) (Sometimes known as the Horseman of Commerce. This is the guy who was selling quarts of barley for a day's wages.) Death. - …
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We do not know exactly when the end of this system will occur. See Matthew 24:36. However, according to the signs spoken about the last days in the Bible, we feel it must be coming soon. Another Answer: Jehovah's Witnesses have taken a more open ended approach rather than trying to completely deci…
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September 2, 1192 marked the end of the Third Crusade with Islamic sultan Saladin and English King Richard the Lionheart signing a peace treaty.September 2, 1789 the United States Treasury was established.September 2, 1942 British Forces stop German General Erwin Rommel's drive toward Egypt.Septembe…
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refinement The number seven symbolizes God's perfection, His sovereignty and holiness. God created earth - seven days; One seven-day week is a reminder of our creator; God blessed the seventh day, making it holy (Exodus 20:8-11) The best work on numbers is that written by Bullinger "Numbers in S…
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Well in short, it was a perfect example of how the core Australian Army values of mateship and loyalty contributed to an overwhelming victory (in that while while heavily outnumbered they held out for 9 months until withdrawn against vastly experienced and well equipped Axis forces). Also, the Austr…
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A physical age is not mentioned except that he was a young man - perhaps a teenager. Additionally, there is no "age of Hananiah" as such mentioned in the book of Daniel. Hananiah was one of the notable Jewish trio from the Bible known as Shadrach [Hananiah], Meshach [Mishael], and Abednego [Azariah]…
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The Truth of the matter would be such a shock to modern professing Christianity... if they could bring themselves to "believe" it. But, an antichrist believes God is "three" [a trinity] instead of "two" as the Scriptures reveal: "...HE IS AN ANTICHRIST, that DENIETH THE FATHER AND THE SON." (I John…
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Yes, there are many parts ranging in contexts. However, they are not always applicable. It is a common complaint among some non-Muslims that Islam would not have millions of adherents all over the world, if it had not been spread by the use of force. The following points will make it clear…
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The Bible Code is a belief that secret messages are contained in the Bible. These secret codes are found by taking letters of the text at certain intervals. For example, finding word patters by reading every 5th letter of the Bible.
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What the Bible says about the End of the World? The end will come within the lifetime of Jesus's listeners."Verily I say unto you, There be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of man coming in his kingdom." -- Matthew16:28"But I tell you of a truth, there be so…
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When you die, you essentially drift out of consciousness, and simply don't regain it as your brain shuts down. After your body stops working, it goes through rigor mortis, your skin loses pigment, and your body is consumed by bacteria as well as worms (if buried in the ground) and in some circumstan…
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I don't know of "the prophetic purpose", but I will be interested to know if any of these prophecies were fulfilled. The Feast of Tabernacles, or Feast of Booths, is a harvest festival and was fixed by the completion of the harvest:- Deu 16:13-15 KJV Thou shalt observe the feast of tabernacles seve…
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To illustrate what God will do in the future. It symbolizes the Rest that we have in Jesus Christ today and also the Rest that He will bring to His people - Israel. Bruce Scott says in his book "The Feasts of Israel: Seasons of the Messiah" that:- There is no doubt that the festival of Sukkot […
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Malachi 3:1 *** Quick reference : Malachi 3:1 Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the LORD, whom ye seek, shall suddenly come to his temple, even the messenger of the covenant, whom ye delight in: behold, he shall come, saith the LORD of hosts. (see "di…
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Jehovah's Witnesses use The New World Translation of the Bible. No other religious groups use this translation, and Jehovah's Witnesses make very little use of other translations.The translators of The New World Translation were Nathan Knorr, Albert Schroeder, George Gangas, Fred Franz, and M. Hensc…
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A relationship: when all the pleasure has totally gone out of it. Your life: NEVER. When you feel bad more than you feel good. When you have to stifle your personality to avoid an argument.
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Out of Body Experience "O.B.E" - refers to experiences achieved/felt/seen during the time that the soul was out of the body and visiting different planes of existence, meeting different beings and so many more.
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First, when Jesus told Caiaphas and the court that condemned him to death that he was the Son of Man who would come "on the clouds of heaven" he was not speaking of his second coming but of the judgment of Jerusalem (Matthew 26:63-64). As Caiaphas and the court well knew, clouds were a common Old Te…
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There are no such things as mermaid.
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It is celebrated by Jewish people. Answer 2 Actually The feast of tabernacles its celebrated by anyone who understands our Fathers word and celebrates his feast days as given in Leviticus 23. its not specific or exclusive to Jews or Christians. It is not celebrated in most Christian church system…
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Eventually, yes. The sun is middle-aged about now, and when it dies it will certainly engulf the Earth, if something else doesn't destroy the world before then. Answer2: The Bible does not teach that the literal earth will be destroyed. Psalms 104:5 "He has established the earth on its foundations;…
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Accounts written by Matthew, Mark, Luke and John have been preserved, and because they deal with the gospel or glad tidings which Christ preached, they are known as the gospels. The first three, dealing in general with the same teachings and historical events, are called the synoptic gospels. I…
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Why is mabus called antichrist? Nostradamus prophesised that the death of mabus would herald troubles for mankind. In other words mankind is safe as long as mabus is alive. If his presence makes the world a better place is it justified to label him as antichrist? And how can anyone point him out un…
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Revelation ch 22 v 7 - "Behold i am coming soon! Blessed is he that keeps the words of the prophecy in this book."2 Peter ch 3 v1,18Answer:With God, one day is "... as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day..."In this regard... from the time Jesus walked the earth in the flesh until now..…
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Quick referenceMatthew 2:23, And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, He shall be called a Nazarene. Mat 2:23 And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, He shall be…
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Each verse in the Bible has 3 applications:- 1. The doctrinal application (often prophetic) 2. The historical application, meaning the event actually happened in human history. 3. The devotional or spiritual application, which is the practical application of the passage to the life and conduct o…
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One View No; The Bible is not a microscope for every detail Biblical Prophecy doesn't focus on the specifics connected with the small time frames that would be necessary to establish trends of a beneficial nature. It would have a similarity to predicting the weather for a certain day a month from…
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people thought world war 1 would end in a year or so
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yes, a apocalypse is a big distruction like the 2012 thing. No, it's just a story. Answer: The word "apocalypse" means nothing more sinister than "disclosure" or "revealing" or "revelation." The very first words in the text of the last book of the Bible are: "The Revelation (apocalypse) o…
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old testament and new testament Answer2: The Bibie is broken down into 66 books, the Old Testament or Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament or Christian Greek Scriptures. The first chapters of the Bible explain how the world's problems got started, and the last chaptees tell us how God will solve…
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There are thousands of examples of course, but a few that immediately comes to mind: The UK hands Hong Kong over to China, Scotland voted to create it's own parliament apart from the United Kingdom, and the movie Titanic was released. (I guess that last one isn't actually important. So a few more, P…
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The Second Coming is defined by Wikipedia as: In Christianity, the Second Coming is the anticipated return of Jesus from Heaven to earth, an event to fulfill aspects of Messianic prophecy, such as the general resurrection of the dead, the last judgment of the dead and the living and the full establi…
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The image of the beast may be an image of the Antichrist/beast himself or it may be a religious image (e.g. a Marian statue?) which he worships or credits for the survival of his apparent assassination attempt (Rev. 13). The Bible's last and final (sealed) prophetic book of Revelation depicts 4 main…
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Presuming you mean Nestor, to be as wise as the Argonaut of Greek legend of that name who was very old, wise and erudite.
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It depends on what they were liein about ?relationship wize~ now!money ~if they made it they sould be able to spend it.health~ if you love them work it out.drugs~ did they try to get help? if they did and it's workin they care about you~wait it out. if not they will not change.drinking~ once an alco…
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Andrew (Simon Peter's brother) was originally a follower of John the Baptist (John 1:35-41). Presumably the other disciple of John the Baptist mentioned in John 1:35 was John (the disciple whom Jesus loved) who is never explicitly named in the John's gospel. The following passages have direct refer…
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To understand what the mark of the beast is we first have to understand what the Bible tells us is a symbolic beast. "I said in mine heart concerning the estate of the sons of men, that God might manifest them, and THAT THEY MIGHT SEE THAT THEY THEMSELVES ARE BEASTS" (Ecc 3:18). In the Bible men ca…
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Elijah and enoch did not have glorified bodies. Jesus Christ had the first glorified body so that he would have supremacy in all things. that's why he is the "firstborn from among the dead" as paul puts it. paul also says that flesh and blood cannot enter the kingdom of heaven so enoch and Elijah mu…
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Important key events related to bible prophecy, key off the prophecy of the final generation which occurred in 1948. Everything that Christ prophesied will occur in the timeframe of that generation Read Matthew 24, Mark 13, and Luke 21
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Jesus prayed to His Father: "...Thy Word is Truth..." (John 17:17), meaning, the Bible is the Truth. Therefore, what is written prophetically WILL HAPPEN, whether anyone "believes" it or not. But, the Bible doesn't say "burn to a crisp." It says: "...the heavens shall pass away with a great nois…
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Maybe he is, maybe he isn't. It all depends on what you believe. Perhaps he will come back after you are gone, perhaps he will never come back, perhaps he is back already.
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Egyptians find their lucky number to be 7, for it is that of 7 planets, 7 steps of the Pyramid of Meidum, a famous Egyptian Pharaoh, and other small things like 7 colours on the rainbow, The number of stars in the constellations of the Big Dipper and Orion, Seven years of plenty and seven years of f…
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As improbable as it sounds; Jesus "went to church" one Sabbath day... and was handed the scroll of Isaiah the prophet: "...He came to Nazareth, where He had been brought up: and, as His custom was, He went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and stood up for to read. And there was delivered unt…
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It is a grave error to try to interpret Bible prophecy in the light of today's events. Those who do frequently lose their possession, their standing in the community, and even their minds. No, there is no mention of Saddam Hussein in the Bible. ANOTHER ANSWER: While the Bible touches on the ide…
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Answer Visions both come from and are about God, their understanding is given by God, and can only be understood and interpreted if a person has the Holy Spirit of God. They come at night when a person is asleep, and are frightening. They can appear to anyone, but in the Millennium everyone will …
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For people who believe in a dispensational view of the Bible, prophetical verses have meaning, as given in the following. The most important biblical date of late is 1948, because that is when the prophecy of the generation of the fig, prophesied by Christ (Matthew 24, Mark 13), and Jeremiah (24), t…
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A person who has had the priviledge of speaking with God may have had his body glorified for a short time. Men like Abraham and Moses. A man must have a body that is glorified otherwise he could not stand in the presence of God. This condition is only temporary. Jesus Christ when He comes again to t…
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ANSWER: The prophecy "And men will seek death, but death will flee" is about a difficult time in the end of the world, just before the second coming of Christ. It says that some or all people will want to commit suicide, but won't be permitted to. Basically, turn into zombies There will be a time …
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The role of the church should be that of "the Faithful wife and mother who is bearing God's Children." "Married women, submit to your own husbands as if to the LORD; because a husband is the Head of his wife as Christ also is the Head of the Church, being indeed the Savior of this His Body. And jus…
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What book, chapter and verse is the quote from? I can't find it in my Bible concordance. But if it does exist, I would imagine it is saying that men would become weak and in need of someone to lead them, or something like that. Answer The verse is Jeremiah 50:37:- Jer 50:37 KJV A sword is upon the…
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According to some scientists- the world will end in a few billion years because that is when the sun is predicted to die.
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Scientists have two theories as to how life on Earth started:THEORY 1:- Life started elsewhere on the Solar System and was brought to Earth by a comet or meteorite. THEORY 2:- Life started at the bottom of the ocean. Georges Lemaitre (1894-1966), a Belgian mathematician and Catholic priest develop…
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It seems that Jesus knew from an early age that He was not ordinary. He understood that His time on earth would be limited in years. He had much to do and very little time in which to do it. The Old Testament tells of the Messiah and His death and resurrection for the sins of the world. If there was…
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He went into the dust bin of time, as there is no such thing as Bible Code as many explained it using reference to Christ as being physically married to Mary Magdalene and having children (Matthew 27-28), which is just not true.
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The Bible uses natural concepts for what they represent spiritually. Creation, the Exodus and wars. Horses go to war as teachers do with their Words, spiritually. In the Kingdom age, the Lord says He will overthrow the chariots and those who ride in them and abolish the proud horses. In Bible…
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There are many places to get a free Bible online, you can go to any search engine and type in "free Bible" or you can just call a local church (the numbers are in your local phone directory) and ask them where you can get a free Bible.
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Well, popes were carried around like kings due to: They were considered as divinely instituted, so they are considered a part of Divinity. Popes wear tiaras (the golden crown) because they represent: a. The judicial power (the authority on Canon Law) b. The spiritual power (the administration of…
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in Creation account 1. Light was created first before the light-giving bodies like suns and stars. 2. Birds and whales was created first before reptiles and insects, 3. flowering plants created first before any animals. 4. The Earth is covered by a firmament (see link below) to separate the water…
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No. The destruction of the temple predicted in verse 2 was but a sign and many other things had to happen. Although the disciples undoubtedly suffered many of the things predicted of them, many other things remained unfulfilled. This does not at all mean that Jesus was mistaken, but simply a partial…
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Answer Alabaster was very expensive in Bible times, and if a person bought an alabaster box, it was only used for very important purposes. So the Pharisees considered it a waste when a woman poured perfume from an alabaster box on Jesus' head in Matthew 26:7-9. We are assuming here that you are …
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This book is the Revelation of Jesus Christ; the whole Bible is so; for all revelation comes through Christ, and all relates to him. Its principal subject is to discover the purposes of God concerning the affairs of the church, and of the nations as connected therewith, to the end of the world. Fro…
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There have been many important events in the history of basketball. Some of these include the invention of basketball by James Naismith in 1891, the first professional basketball game played in Trenton, New Jersey in 1896, and the NBA was formed in 1949.
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The phrase "abomination of desolation" refers to Matthew 24:15 (KJV): "So when you see standing in the holy place 'the abomination that causes desolation,' spoken of through the prophet Daniel-let the reader understand." This is referring to Daniel 9:27, "He will confirm a covenant with many for one…
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There isn't a word that I can think of - however, retrospection, hindsight, and reflection would have a similar meaning. The closest thing I can think of for an antonym of prophecy is disremember. To prophecy is to foresee what is yet to come. To disremember fails to recall what has already happe…
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The Bible is God's love letter (and law) to us as Christians. It helps us as Christians to know how to live and how to please God.
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The Bible does not say that Lucifer (aka Satan) has a son. His name means 'light-bringer' or 'bright and shining one', and in Isaiah 14:12 where he is called 'son of the morning' this is a pun where he is compared with the bright and shining planet Venus:- Isa 14:12 [King James] How art thou fallen…
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Yes. God can do whatever HE wants to do because HE/SHE/IT is THE CREATOR, meaning HE/SHE/IT created all things (everything). Besides, if there was something, anything, that was created without HIS/HER/ITS existence, then HE/SHE/IT wouldn't be THE CREATOR, meaning HE/SHE/IT wouldn't be GOD, but HE/SH…
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A: Devout Christians have sought to find biblical meaning in just about every possible number, but there is limited agreement on what is clearly post-biblical speculation. For a number to have real meaning in the Bible, the original authors must have had that meaning in mind at the time of writing.…
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The "setting" of the book of Revelation is "the future" [our future, even... just ahead of our generation]. John's "vision," which is the book of Revelation [he was "in the Spirit" - see Numbers 12:6 & Job 33:15--16] thrust him forward in time just prior to the "Day" that Jesus Christ returns to…
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Alabaster is a kind of mineral, and so an alabaster box is made of alabaster. The word "alabaster" can refer to two different minerals. One is gypsum, the same stuff as found inside of drywall sheets, and as anyone who has ever put a hole in their wall knows, gypsum is extremely soft. This means tha…
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One Perspective: As mentioned above, man was created on the 6th day of creation; one day short of the complete seven-day week. And it's revealed in the book of Revelation: "...Let the one who has understanding solve the number of the Beast [the world calls him 'Antichrist'], for it is the number …
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None of us know when Judgement Day is, all we can do we be ready. ANOTHER ANSWER: No. The Bible reveals a list of events for which God's servants are to watch that lead up to "Judgment Day" [the Last Great Day of God's plan of Salvation] -- which doesn't occur until AFTER JESUS' THOUSAND YE…
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Seal #1: The salvation of JesusSeal #2: The gospel of JesusSeal #3: The judgment of JesusSeal #4: The authority of JesusSeal #5: The faith of JesusSeal #6: The glory and power of JesusSeal #7: The Sovereign Deity of JesusAnother Answer:1st Seal - releases the White Horse: False Prophets (Matt 24:3-5…
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There are several different versions and translations of the Bible. Michael is the only angel explicitly described as an archangel. Gabriel is also generally considered an archangel even though he is never directly called one. Some versions of the Bible, most notably the Catholic canon, included the…
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The prefix "arch," meaning "chief" or "principal," implies that there is only one archangel, the chief angel; in the Scriptures, "archangel" is never found in the plural. First Thessalonians 4:16, in speaking of the preeminence of the archangel and the authority of his office, does so in reference t…
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Belief in Philosopha doctrine and dialectics, lead to the downfall of Rome
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Don Quixote, Viaje del Permaso, Rinconte y Cortadillo
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Law and Grace.
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Financial failure (entire world banking system) Drought (in America) Earthquakes (Sumatra and Peru) as proclaimed by Luke (Megas Sizemos)
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Jesus was followed by twelve disciples.And as is stated in other questions Twelve is a perfect number, signifying perfection of government, or of governmental perfection. It is found as a multiple in all that has to do with rule. The sun which "rules" the day, and the moon and stars which "govern" …
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Dear saint, what I am sharing with you is extremely very important. It is the revelation that the Holy spirit has impressed in my heart to share in line with your asking what the Bible is saying in regard to prayer and being watchful."Watch you therefore: for ye know not when the master of the house…
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There are various purposes. The vision Saul (Paul) had was for the purpose of converting him to true Christianity and making him into an apostle. The visions of John, Ezekiel, Zechariah, Malachi, and Daniel were multi-purpose. Part of their visions were for our time, the time of the end, the end of…
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No, the parable of Job is an attempt to answer the question: why do bad things happen to good people. Job did not deserve to suffer, but life is not fair. Few people deserve the suffering they endure in this life, and many deserve to suffer a good deal more than they do. At the end of the parable, G…
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Don Quixote La Galatea Novelas ejemplares (Exemplary novels) Los trabajos de Persiles y Sigismunda (The Romance of Persiles and Sigismunda)
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The apocalypse is misunderstood to the point of being completely incorrect. Basically things occur thus Satan comes to deceive the people of the earth, claiming to be Jesus Christ, within 5 months (May to September) , the entire world is worshipping him as if he is Christ returned. Revelation thro…
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To offer comfort & support for the early Christians while they were undergoing persecution. ANOTHER ANSWER: To be clear regarding the various books of the Bible... of which Revelation is one: "Every Scripture IS INSPIRED BY GOD..." (II Tim.3:16 WEY Weymouth's New Testament). Therefore i…
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A prophetess, Anna was one of these, mentioned in Luke 2:36.Answer Islamic Answer: There was no female prophet.
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One of the foremost prophets of Israel. Evidently his home was in Tishbeh, thought by some to be a village in the land of Gilead, E of the Jordan River. (1Ki 17:1) He started his long career as prophet in Israel during the reign of King Ahab, who began to rule about 940 B.C.E., and continued during …
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