Tag Archives: End Times

Our Secular Apocalypse

The notion that we live in those prophesized End Times – Jesus is coming soon, again, after the Antichrist, who is obviously Obama, and there will be that final battle at Armageddon, which actually is in Israel, followed by the … Continue reading

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The Lure of the Apocalyptic

Tuesday, August 23 – now that was some day – there was wall-to-wall coverage of the Rebel Alliance basically chasing Gadhafi out of Tripoli. Yeah, all day long the cable news folks kept calling them the Rebel Alliance. But it … Continue reading

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Reconsidering End Times

Of all the developed nations the United States stands alone as the one which is deeply religious, in the sense that we take such things seriously. France has the cool gothic cathedrals, and the Italians have the Pope, and there’s still … Continue reading

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It’s Always the End of the World Somewhere

We live in apocalyptic end-of-the-world times – but we always live in apocalyptic end-of-the-world times. That’s just how we think, and maybe we’re all just drama queens, fighting our quite ordinary and cyclical rather meaningless woes by pretending they are … Continue reading

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The Media Coup

It was the week for big changes in the media landscape. NBC realized their mistake – Jay Leno got the Tonight Show back and his heir, the man who was supposed to save the show, or retrieve it from the … Continue reading

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What about Armageddon?

If you go to Salvation is from the Jews and then to End Times you’ll find all the relevant passages from the Bible referring to the large scale conversion of the Jews which precedes the Second Coming, when God calls it … Continue reading

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