Most of the prophesies of the Apostles concerning soon to happen events took place soon after those prophesies. That should the the general rule in any attempt to interpret the Apostles' prophesies and the book of Revelation.
This timeline of the Book of Revelation, was originally posted at this static page on this blog entitled Essential Articles/END TIMES. Please note that this is subject to change. The more I learn the more I will pass along. I have already made changes. For example, I now believe that the code 666 is certainly up for interpretation. Second, the physical teaches of the spiritual. Third, the beast is often spoken of in the Old Testament as being an unbelieving Israel. Any effort to identify the beasts in Revelation should at least consider that fact. Fourth, the time period of the writing of the book of Revelation is open for debate and I do not consider it a test of faith. I do co…
Here is my Sephardic and Moroccan Jewish connection on Gedmatch, clearly defined:
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The human mind cannot always take in the sobering reality of predestination. We who are predestined are greatful, but sorrowful. We know many we love are not so predestined. It hurts. Paul said he could wish that he would suffer if his kinsmen would be saved.
But it is also that same Apostle Paul who told the truth in Romans chapter 9, that some vessels were created for special use, like fancy kitchenware, and others were created for menial use, to be thrown away.
The truth is, sin is created by those who are not kept from it. The devil and Adam created sin in their acts of defiance, having been permitted to have a will apart from the will of God. They used that will to create sin. It is always that way. Only God is good, and only His Will is sinless.
So then, there are a few predestined to heaven, through God given faith. And there are many, including many who believed in predestination like Calvin and the Protestants, who are predestined to hell. They were created for menial use onl…