Sunday, November 27, 2005
On the Fast Track to "The Rapture"
Increasing natural disasters are raising the rapture index, leading some Christians to believe the Second Coming is near. Whether you see earthquakes, hurricanes and tsunamis as natural disasters or acts of God, this has been a bad year for the world and a good one for the rapture index. The index, a feature on the Web site http://www.raptureready.com/, is a measure of how quickly the world is careening toward the Second Coming of Christ. On a good day, it claims 15,000 hits.Read more:
Nancy Haught, Religion News Service
Your jaw will drop!
We've had geological upheavals since time began & you can paste "rapture" on any & be wrong on all.
Nature does it's thing & always will. If "Rapture" comes, it will probably come at a time you are least expecting it.
jon is right. There is no biblical mention of "rapture." It is the brainchild of a 19th century Brit.
What men won't do for a little fame. Makes you wonder about religious writings, doesn't it?