Looking at 5 American black theologians, pastors and missionaries

Logos asks us to look back at American history by learning about five Black theologians, pastors, and missionaries who were influential in American and Christian history.

Armageddon – City of Megiddo

In our last article concerning many questions posted to us, we come to take a look at Megiddo and the “plain of Megiddo” which with its strategic location has been the site of many ancient battles and is described to be part of a later Big Battle. It has been claimed that more battles have been held in Megiddo than at any other place on the earth. Cline (2002) counts a least 34 wars at Megiddo from ~2350 BCE to CE 2000.

The Coining of the Lord Draweth Nigh

We are coming closer to the end of our series on the coming of a Christ or Messiah. Yesterday having mentioned that throughout the ages there have been loads of people who said they were the Messiah or Christ. Even in our present times we can find such figures who claim that they are the […]

America in the Prophets

From the archive: answers given in the first quarter of the 20th century. Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #39 America in the Prophets The question has been repeatedly asked, and that, too, with surprise, How is it that such a vast country as the United States of America finds no place in the Prophetic […]

Children at Christ’s Coming

Lots of people seem to worry how man shall be in the Age to come. They wonder how we would live, would have to work or not, how we would be clothed and if we would still have children and how then the growing population would be able to fill this earth whilst having enough […]

Weapons of War as Fuel

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #16 Weapons of War as Fuel The apparent difficulty here is that in view of the composition of modern weapons of war, it seems impossible that the debris of the Gogian munitions of war would suffice for seven years’ fuel (Ezek. xxxix. 9). “And they that dwell in the […]

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #15 More about Tarshish

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #15 More about Tarshish Beyond question, Britain is modern Tarshish. There is not a single Bible reference but what is confirmatory of that conclusion. Bible students have discerned such is so from a consideration of the various texts where Tarshish is spoken of (1 Kings x. 22; 2Chron. ix. […]

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #14 Tarshish

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #14 Tarshish Tarshish seems to have been a name of somewhat general import in ancient days. There were certainly two places bearing the name — one in the east, reached by ships which sailed from Ezion-gaber, on the Red Sea, and the other in the west to which ships […]

Antiochus Epiphanes

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #13 Antiochus Epiphanes “And out of one of them came forth a little horn, which waxed exceeding great, toward the south, and toward the east, and toward the glorious land.” (Da 8:9 ERV) No one who is acquainted with the history of Antiochus Epiphanes would say he was the […]

The Little Horn of the Goat

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #12 The Little Horn of the Goat “And out of one of them came forth a little horn, which waxed very great toward the South, and toward the East, and toward the pleasant land.” (Da 8:9 GenevaBible) The “Little Horn of the Goat”, in Daniel viii. 9, is neither […]

King of the North

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #11 King of the North Dr. Thomas‘s reason for concluding that the Russian Power is the latter-day King of the North is over-whelming, and cannot be improved upon, namely, that the King of the North is identical with Gogue of Ezekiel xxxviii. 2, which unquestionably is the Russian Power. […]

The Fourth Beast

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #8 The Fourth Beast A fourth beast  —  The Roman empire. No descriptive name given, because it was so ferocious and hideous that none of the beasts of the earth could be compared with it.  The same as the dragon of #Re 13:1,2. “1  and he stood upon the […]

Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future

Introduction to a series of articles on prophecy with a look at the Biblical background.

Which hero to celebrate in December 2020

Healthcare workers for sure are the big heroes for 2020, but at the end of year, many also think about another hero who was born in Bethlehem and died on Golgotha in Jerusalem.

People believing they need to celebrate the birth of God

Instead of protesting against restriction measures people better would take more cautious measures not to infect others. There is also reason enough to make yourself useful in these difficult times.

Confronting Injustice without Compromising Truth: 12 Questions Christians Should Ask about Social Justice

In several non-trinitarian or Abrahamic faith groups there are a lot of people who say Christians may not be politically involved. Lots of people also do think Christadelphians never get involved politically. They do forget how Dr. Thomas was very much involved in political matters trying to safeguard his community not having to go to […]

2020 World Time to pause

The first trimester of 2020 was one which overtook us all. The corona crisis and lockdown will leave some traces for some time, have an impact for several years. Lots of people in many countries got limited where they could go and were restricted in their life contacts. Churches were closed and lots of people […]

Does Religion Have Any Place In Culture?

Originally posted on Shield Of Faith:
“There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is Sovereign over all, does not cry, Mine!” — Abraham Kuyper. In the wake of the?heart?retching?events that occurred in Northern Ireland?regarding the murder of Lyra McKee,?I can’t help being continually haunted…