Approximately Half an Hour of Silence in Heaven

When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour.  Revelation 8:1 ESV The eighth chapter of Revelation opens with this alarming statement - in heaven, silence.  Heaven, where cherubim never cease to proclaim God’s holiness – Silent.  Heaven, where the angels sing and the elders throw their crowns down before … Continue reading Approximately Half an Hour of Silence in Heaven

Studying the Prophetic Keys in 2 Thessalonians 2

2 Thessalonians 2 is an amazingly prophetic end times passage.  Like Matthew 24, it is also frequently misunderstood.  Let's shed some light upon this most exciting chapter! Now concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered together to him, we ask you, brothers, not to be quickly shaken in mind or alarmed, … Continue reading Studying the Prophetic Keys in 2 Thessalonians 2

Part 3 – Spared From Wrath, the 7 Year Key

We are studying the wrath that we, as believers, are promised to be spared from.  I mentioned in parts one and two of our study that the term "Tribulation" or "7-Year Tribulation" is a very misleading name.  You can read that here:  Tribulation, Great Tribulation, and Wrath - Part 1.  and here: What is the Tribulation? … Continue reading Part 3 – Spared From Wrath, the 7 Year Key

Day Counts – Studying 1260, 1290, 1335, and 2300 Days

The books of Daniel and Revelation provide us with some interesting day counts that deserve serious study.  The periods of time we are introduced to include "1 Week", "Half a Week", "Time, Times, and Half a Time", "42 Months", "1260 Days", "1290 Days", "1335 Days", "2300 Evenings and Mornings", "Day", "Hour", and "Approximately Half an … Continue reading Day Counts – Studying 1260, 1290, 1335, and 2300 Days

The Parousia (Appearances) of Jesus Christ (1 Second Coming in 2 Phases)

Parousia (/pəˈruːziə/; Greek: παρουσία) is an ancient Greek word meaning presence, arrival, or official visit.  It is used for appearing, as well as coming. There is much confusion over the second coming of Jesus, but it needn't be so.  Bible prophecy can be described as viewing "mountain peaks".  The prophets see the peaks, but the … Continue reading The Parousia (Appearances) of Jesus Christ (1 Second Coming in 2 Phases)