May 8, 2013
Obsessed With the End
Ken Camp, Baptist Standard
Just because Jesus told his disciples God alone knows when he will return, that hasn’t prevented 2,000 years of Christian speculation.
“Some have said: ‘Jesus just said we can’t know the day or the hour. But that doesn’t mean we can’t know the year,’” said Doug Weaver, professor of religion at Baylor University. “They insist we can read the signs of the times.”
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