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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
The lews will be persecuted by the heathen, enemy nations, foreignnations, all people, and especially by the descendants of Ishmael,Edom, and Esau. In short, everyone would persecute the jews. They were warned repeatedly that they would be cursed if they werenot faithful to their covenant with God...
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse are found in the first 8 verses of Revelation chapter 6:- Rev 6:1-8 KJV And I saw when the Lamb opened one of the seals, and I heard, as it were the noise of thunder, one of the four beasts saying, Come and see. (v.2) And I saw, and behold a white horse: and he...
It is a mount in Israel just north of Jerusalem where the armiesof the world will gather to wage the final battle (end time) - butit will be against the returning Jesus: . Revelation 16:16New King James Version (NKJV) . 16 And they gathered them togetherto the place called in Hebrew, Armageddon. [ ...
Yes, but according to the bible when it disappears we will not need it.
Prophecy comes from God through the medium of the Holy Spirit. Not only are His servants called to prophicy, but a righteous father may receive prophecy with regards to his own family. All people are entitled to receive prophecy in their own field of responsibility within the church or family....
This is what Daniel.7:8 says,"I considered the horns, and,behold,there came up among them another little horn, before whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots: and, behold,in this horn were eyes like the eyes of man, and a mouth speaking great things."King James Version-1611
A Bible prophecy is when GOD 'spoke' to men and told them what willhappen in the near or distant future. - Brad Watson Answer: Prophecies are foretelling of future events that will takeplace. Almighty God can see the future in detail and he knows whatthe future holds. Many events or prophecies that...
== ==     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...
who on earth told you that 2012 is the end of the world? whoever told you this is lieing to you just to scare you the truth is that nobody knows when the world is going to end.
  Idols are representations of gods and therefore evidence of religious observance. The idols themselves do no harm and are sacred to those who follow their religion. However some, fortunately a very small minority, see any evidence of a religion other than their own as something to be despised....
Yes I do it is what u think
According to the Bible, since no-one knows it can be whatever date  you like.     Matthew 24   36 But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels of  heaven, but my Father only.    42 Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.    44 Therefore be...
About most things that concern mankind like creation, murder, love, birth, death, the Great Flood, the 1st Apostasy, the calling of the least population of mankind as the Chosen People, the Promise of a Savior, etc.. And this is just Genesis.
  Why would you need to prepare for the end of the world? Mark's Gospel said that Jesus prophesied the end of the world during the lifetimes of those then living, but this clearly did not happen. If the gospel was wrong in its prediction, you can assume that people's interpretation of the Mayan...
Yes Satan is in spirit form. He and his followers were cast out of heaven without receiving a body, and so they will remain in this state.
No as they were common people called by god, one was even a shepherd.
no the bible never set a given date on which the world would end it described what the would be like. if it described what the end would be like. in the holy bible, it clearly states that God himself will end life as we know it when all love between human beings is gone... this means its when people...
This comes from a verse in Isaiah, when as a very young man he was willing to be sent to do God's Will:- Isa 6:6-9 KJV Then flew one of the seraphims unto me [ie Isaiah], having a live coal in his hand, which he [ie a seraphim] had taken with the tongs from off the altar: (v.7) And he laid it upon...
its not going to end... bc we have yet to seen a flying car.   Answer2012 is not the end of the world. The end of the world occurs at the end of the Millennium [that is, 1000 years], and that doesn't begin until the end of the 7-year Tribulation period, and that can't commence until the Rapture...
I would suggest that it is one of anger and jealously that his plan was not accepted by the Father. His reaction is to bring all people to his ways of living. To have them believe that God does not exist. That he is God and they should follow him.
Most people would not disagree with following the moral teachings of the Church. They are much the same as those of Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism and so on.Many disagree with following the religious teachings of the Christian Church, simply because they believe them to be untrue. If one is a Muslim,...
Remember, some of us are cremated. Even bodies that are buried will eventually rot away and turn back into the soil, with nothing left of the person who was once buried. Some die of misadventure and their bodies are never recovered.Some believe there will be a resurrection at the "end of time", but...
Death is simply what the word says - - Death. It's the opposite of Life. Before we were born, WHERE were we? Nowhere. We were NON-existent. Genesis 3:19 says that "from dust we came - - and to dust we will return." We came from non-existence; we will return to non-existence. The Bible does NOT...
In the Book of Revelation, 666 is the Mark of the Beast, a minion  of the Satan character. In numerology it is said to stand for ''  Nero Again '', referring to Nero's nephew, Domitian, who like Nero  had begun to persecute Christians during his reign : @ A.D. 81-96.
By itself, I am not sure, 4 by itself is the numerical signature of nature,creation.
Being thirsty in hell is a mis translation taken from Luke 16, Readthe entire text however not simply this snippet so you understandall of it, including the subject and object. Luke 16 22 And it came to pass, that the beggar died, and was carried bythe angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man...
A contemporary Prophet is someone that is living on the earth and that tries to make a difference in the world by raising awareness or money for an organisation, someone that goes out of their way to do something that isn't needed for them to live their life.
Due to the manufacture and use in past decades of CFC's, the world's ozone layer has thinned dangerously. It is then easy to escape resonsibility for our own action by blaming a 'malevolent' deity for this problem. In fact, we caused the problem and we are fixing it. Just in time, the use of CFC's...
The earliest mention in the Bible of the world coming to an end is in Mark's Gospel, written approximately 70 CE, where it says that some of those alive in the time of Jesus would experience the end of times. Having given the destruction of the Jerusalem Temple as a sign of his imminent return, Mark...
You can see spiritual like a ghost. See through the dimensions, not just ours.
Yes and/or No, depending upon context and time. Babylon is symptomatic of decadent, materialistic, hedonistic, and Godless cities and countries. Although the US is called that as such now, previously that dubious honour went to Rome. The ancient city of Babylon is in what is now Baghdad in Iran....
This is probably a reference to the Devil. Satan.
Not to my knowledge.
It isn't.Some people interpret the cycling of the Mayan calendar as a sign of the end of the world.However, this is no more an indication of impending doom than the odometer in your car ticking over; it sure as heck doesn't fall apart that same second.
  == Answer ==   The Bible predicted many things in great detail about the promised Messiah. Some of these specific prophecies are :-   (1) He Would Be The "Seed Of A Woman" Prophesied Genesis 3:15   Gen 3:15 And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your seed and...
Well the Mayans wrote a calender, but the stopped writing it in 2012 because that is when the planets alignment would be below them.(underneath their horizon) they did not understand the whole negative numbers concept, so they stopped. and then some moron decided they stopped their calender in 2012...
No. There is no instance where the Bible unambiguously prophesied any future histirical event.
No. The natural disasters... the four horsemen of Revelation 6 (the first four seals) Jesus translates for us in Matthew 24:4-7. Of these, He says: "...see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. The signs Jesus describes in Matthew 24 are written...
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.
The main form of sacrifice made by the ancient Jews was in the form of an animal sacrifice. Depending on the reason for the sacrifice and the means of the supplicants, it could vary from a bullock to a pair of sparrows. There are quite a few references in the Old Testament that indicate that the...
The word "crucifix" or "crux" [Latin: cross] was never in any of the original Bible manuscripts. "Cross" found its way in as a substitute word for "stauros.""...he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after Me, is not worthy of Me." (Matt.10:38)"Cross" from the Latin word, "crux," in this...
Dreams have little or no significant meaning, unless they are placed there by God. If one were to take a guess at what your dream of the snake means, I would say that it is in reality that you have at some time lied to someone and you are said to have a forked tongue as does a snake. Your concience...
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,...
Another answer from our community:    No... it's not true. Although the world will THINK it's  ending.    For one thing, the world has never been too keen on the Jews in the  best of times... and even now, it's getting worse with America  shrugging and pulling back on its support of...
"You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at  an hour when you do not expect Him... Who then is the faithful and  wise manager, whom the Master puts in charge of His servants to  give them their food allowance at the proper time? It will be  good for that servant whom the Master...
Yes he is going to fight, but he has already won the battle.
the egyptians predicted the world was going to end in 2012
Matt 24:7 says that there would be conflicts as part of the sign of  the last days. Certainly this is a noteworthy conflict that shows  the spirit of the world today. The other parts of the sign are  clearly seen also. In fact the problems now faced are so severe  only God can fix them. As far...
That's a very good question. When my cat died I felt terrible inside. I simply didn't think about her and for some reason, I couldn't listen to music for weeks cause it just made me sadder and sadder. Anyway I hope you get over your loss too. p.s. Whatever you do please don't cut yourself to get...
They generally agree, providing we do not do it to ourselves, the  world will end in about 4 or 5 billion years from now.
I believe there is mounds of evidence of Fossils from the 1st earth  iteration (see 2nd Peter Chapter 3), none of which break any of our  Fathers laws, but factually support his word. There are 3 earth  iterations defined in 2nd Peter Ch 3.   1) The age of Dinosaurs which ended with a flood at...
Genesis 16:11-12 (King James Version) 11And the angel of the LORD said unto her, Behold, thou art with child and shalt bear a son, and shalt call his name Ishmael; because the LORD hath heard thy affliction. 12And he will be a wild man; his hand will be against every man, and every man's hand...
I'm not positive but I think the flaming sword in the bible means that all the worshipers are in love with God, so in other words God is their flaming sword (mine too).
The Bible speaks of "the last hour" and "the last days" and "the time of the end"... all of which denotes a "time schedule" in God's plan - or a "countdown" to the end of His plan.This is either so much bunk, empty talk and nonsense set forth for some unknown reason - or it's True - and sooner or...
The seventh seal is the only one that isn't opened by the end of chapter six of Revelation. That means 16 more chapters of Revelation's 22 chapters are left to describe seal seven. But God protects His elect on earth in chapter seven by sealing them with His Holy Spirit, before the seventh seal is...
The Book of Revelation speaks of 3 sets of 7 events each: the Seven Seals; the Seven Trumpets Plagues; the Seven Vials.
The prophets in the old testament were all called by god to be prophets. None of them wanted to be one by themselves, they were all god called people to do gods work. And mostly all were from humble back grounds.
The true God (Yahweh) revelations can be found in the entire bookof the Bible. God is revealing Himself to people through theScriptures. All the people need to do is read the Bible and behumble to learn His Words and obey His Commandments.
Because names change, in Bible prophecy the nations of today are called after the names of their ancestors and ancestral history eg Jordan is Moab, and modern Iran is Elam or Persia. So it is with this Answer: names are important. [As it is fairly long, I have put the full answer with the reasoning...
Daniel prophesied the next empires after Babylon, which were  Persia, Greek and Roman and also he saw the fate of the world.     But you, Daniel, roll up and seal the words of the scroll until  the time of the end. Many will go here and there to increase  knowledge." -Daniel 12:4-
Prophetically speaking, biblically... due to the "forty years" punishment of the Israelites wandering until the "carcases" of the elders of that "evil congregation" fell in the wilderness - "forty years" has come to be accepted by many as a "prophetic biblical generation." "Your carcases shall fall...
Basically it means death or a bad omen.
It isn't Barak Obama. I use to think that until... I read the Bible for the REAL answers. No one right now knows until someone goes to Israel and starts giving the Jews money and being nice and helping build the Temple again. (This all comes from the BIBLE.)The people who aren't saved and did not...
Basically there is no prophecy. The calendar the Mayans used has cycles, the end of the current cycle is in December 2012. A new cycle will start.Answer:Yeah... don't put too much stock in the calendar the Mayans used. They aren't even around today to appreaciate what's left of the one they had...
At Matthew 5:5 Jesus quoted from Psalms 37:11 saying that " the meek shall inherit the earth..." and these meek (or humble/teachable) will be from among mankind...from all races, tribes and tongues (Acts 10:34-35) (Revelation 7:9), but rulership will be from the heavens (Revelation 11:15)(Revelation...
Many people are STILL waiting for the Bible antichrist to "rise", when the truth is, the main end time antichrist is already with us and has been with us for a long time. The great protestant reformers knew who the antichrist was and revealed it to the world hundreds of years ago. Who did they...
That is a matter of faith and faith alone. Some say yes; some say there will be a day of judgement after which souls will go to heaven or hell. Others say there is no heaven or hell.
It means that you should judge a person by their behavior rather than by their words or appearance.
There are many prophecies in the Bible. But one of the major ones is found in Revelation 13. In this chapter we find two beasts. A beast that rises out of the sea and a beast that rises out of the earth. Now Daniel 7 tells us that a beast in Bible prophecy is a kingdom. So these two beasts of...
Well, if by "historical" you mean to include the earliest "historical" method of Biblical interpretation, there is the view of Bible character "Joseph" (c. 1900 B.C.E. to c. 1600 B.C.E.) expressed at Genesis chapter 40, verse 8. There Joseph, in very early history, is quoted as saying that for some...
You ask how many prophecies, concerning what?There were generally considered about 333 prophecies about Jesus first coming. Jesus fulfilled all 333 prophecies. There are many prophecies about Jesus second coming.There were prophecies in Daniel about the Persians then the Greeks, then the Romans...
Like the other prophets, he spoke in public.
Hell is not an 'experience'. The Bible word for Hell is 'sheol'. Sheol is simply the 'common grave of all mankind' both good and bad. It's a place where there is no life at all. The Bible states that 'from dust we are' and "to dust we shall return'. Therefore everyone who dies goes to 'sheol' or...
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...
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...
If you mean Elijah, yes -witnessed by several apostles, in the air with Moses at the same time.
Like other humans, Melchizedek was born and he died. However, the names of his father and mother are not furnished, his ancestry and posterity are not disclosed, and the Scriptures contain no information about the beginning of his days or the end of his life.(Hebrews 7:1-3) 7 For this Mel·chiz...
If you mean Isaac Newton, he studied the bible trying to predict the time of the second coming of Christ. He predicted that Christ would return in the year 2060.
The Bible is very unclear on what the Anti-Christ will be like,  there is little to nothing in the Bible about homosexuality and the  two don't over lap in the Bible, so It seems unlikely.     Additional Answer:    In the book of Daniel the characteristics of the  anti-Christ is given...
All you have to do is to look at the modern state of Israel: the land of Israel occupied by Israeli's is incredibly productive, but as soon as it is ceded to or taken over by others it suddenly becomes infertile (eg the Gaza strip). Isaiah 35: 1 The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad...
Most commentators believe it symbolizes Alexander the Great's Grecian kingdom and later divisions. These commentators believe in a past fulfillment. Others believe these are end time or current kingdoms. There is some agreement for the first two beasts, the lion and the bear, as Britain and Russia....
Jesus was charged with blasphemy for claiming to be God. ref Leviticus 24:16" And he that blasphemeth the name of the Lord, he shall surely be put to death, and all the congregation shall certainly stone him: as well the stranger, as he that is born in the land, when he blasphemeth the name of the...
Basically, all chapters are important in the bible.
They had Aaron build a golden calf which is an idol and they worshipped it.
The "statue" vision or "dream" wasn't Daniel's. It was the dream of King Nebuchadnezzar [Dan.2], which Daniel, through the inspiration of God, interpreted it for the king."...there is a God in heaven that revealeth secrets, and maketh known to the king Nebuchadnezzar WHAT SHALL BE IN THE LATTER DAYS...
Malachi 4:5 says "Behold, I am going to send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and terrible day of the LORD."This refers to John the Baptist appearing before Jesus' birth. The terrible day of the Lord refers to the end times.
The story of Joseph is the longest in the Book of Genesis. He is portrayed as lacking in empathy and as a divisive character, but a great administrator. Joseph told his brothers two dreams, in which they would be utterly subservient to him, thereby engendering their resentment and bringing about...
A:   There is no prophecy anywhere in the Bible or elsewhere, that Jesus  would be born to a virgin. However, Matthew's Gospel says that  Isaiah 7:14 was a prophecy that Jesus would be born of a virgin,  and we should consider that. Matthew relies on the  Septuagint, a flawed early Greek...
It's were (after you die but before you got to Heaven but still going to Heaven) God sits with you and asks you as a christian what have you done for him, have you done what he's sent you to do. Most important day/meeting of a Christians life. So to all the Christians and non Christian's, talk to...
Jesus said, "But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not  the angels of heaven, but my Father only." (Mattew 24:36-King  James)   If you do some Bible research you will find that Jesus was actually  talking about a "great tribulation, such as was not since the  beginning of the world to...
Grand Master of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar. A modern day Templar group.
Several scriptures directly indicate that audultry is wrong. The one I think of first is Matthew 5:27,28. These are Jesus' own words. Here he quotes one the ten commandments and then builds on the commandment to "not commit adultery." Exo 20:14 MKJV You shall not commit adultery.Lev 20:10 MKJV And a...
Man creates all the cities here on earth. The only city God will create is the holy city, New Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven. Revelation 21:2