Archives by Tag 'eschatology'

Mr Camping is wrong, and if you keep it up, you will be too!

By jreighley - Last updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Of course the buzz of the world is Harold Camping’s failed rapture prophecy about last weekend. I think that Mr Camping did sincerely believe what he believed.  I don’t think he made all of this hullabaloo to make a name for himself or anything of that sort.  He had a theory, he searched the bible […]

Sarah Palin made me shudder.

By jreighley - Last updated: Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Yes, I know some people shudder every time she opens her mouth. I am not typically one of them. I see her as the presidential decoy. She takes all of the potshots for 3 1/2 years to clear the way for a guy like Tim Pawlenty to take the nomination. (Much like Hillary Clinton’s role […]

Just to Annoy Kylan

By jreighley - Last updated: Friday, March 11, 2011

After watching this prophetess predict the  earthquakes in Japan. I have decided that perhaps Harold Camping is right after all.  (link expires 5/22/11 so click while you can) Not really.  

The Eschatology of a Lie.

By jreighley - Last updated: Monday, March 7, 2011

Lies are all around us.  What do we do with them? One thing that I have found effective is to attach the eschatology to the lie, and hand it back to the person who gave it to you.  “You are telling me this,  And they are telling me that.   One of you is lying.  I […]

Wars are not Civil.

By jreighley - Last updated: Friday, January 21, 2011

Nathan and I watched most of Ken Burn’s Civil War Documentary a week or two ago.  There where a couple of things that really amazed me. First was the comfort that the country felt with the war being the providence of God.   Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugeral address had the following passage for example: Both read […]