Category Archives: Pretribulationalism

Lo, He Comes with Clouds Descending

Old hymns tell us what they believed about different theological truths back in their day. Some of them blatantly contradict the pre-trib rapture. Here is what I discovered in our hymnal. Then I will explain the history. The hymn is … Continue reading

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The First Resurrection ~ Timing Often Misunderstood

Revelation 20:4-6 Then I saw thrones, and seated on them were those to whom the authority to judge was committed. Also I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded for the testimony of Jesus and for the word … Continue reading

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It could happen at any moment

Excuse me, do you know what time the preacher will get up and start his message? What time?  No, I don’t know exactly what time. So he could get up at any moment then? No, that’s not what I said. … Continue reading

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Walter Martin was post-trib

Theological juggernaut, Walter Martin, was not pre-trib.  I remember when I wanted to start reading about how different cults like Mormonism, the Watchtower, and Islam fell short in comparison to the Word of God, every commentary seemed to quote The … Continue reading

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Three Views on the Rapture ~ Summary

With the recent rerelease of Zondervan’s latest edition of Three Views on the Rapture, people are bound to ask the big question, “So who won the debate?”  After any debate, critics from all sides will appear out of the woodwork … Continue reading

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Two responses to the pretrib position

After each author presents his case for the rapture, the other two have the opportunity to critique the position that has been presented.  They are termed responses, but critique is probably the better word while rebuttal would be going too … Continue reading

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A Case for the Pretribulation Rapture by Craig Blaising

The first view presented in Three Views on the Rapture is the Pretrib view.  Many know Craig Blaising from his work within Progressive Dispensationalism.  I must say that Blaising presents a better case for the pretrib view than I have … Continue reading

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