“LAST TWO MINUTES!!!”
Incontrovertible evidence that we
are in the Last of the Last Days;
A STUDY OF MATTHEW 24
This presentation will show
A ROADMAP FOR THE FUTURE is
provided by the Bible, where definite
markers can be had, even without
It is possible to determine where we
are now in the prophetic timeline
That if the last days is to be
compared to a basketball game, we
are now not only in the fourth quarter,
but IN THE ―LAST TWO MINUTES‖
More than 25% (close to 1/3) of all
Bible is prophetic (it tells the future)
The most prophetic subject of the
Bible is Jesus Christ Himself
a. 1st coming subject of more than 60
passages/verses (100% fulfillment)
b. 2nd coming – more than 200 verses
Knowing prophecy is knowing
“I am God, and there is no other; I am
God, and there is no one like me, I
MAKE KNOWN THE END FROM THE
BEGINNING, AND FROM ANCIENT
TIMES, WHAT IS STILL TO COME.
“I say my purpose will stand, and I WILL
DO AS I PLEASE. WHAT I HAVE SAID,
THAT I WILL BRING ABOUT, WHAT I
HAVE PLANNED, THAT I WILL DO.”
-- Isaiah 46:9-11
Our faith is based on WHAT IS
REVEALED, not by human
I Cor. 2: 9-10- ―No eye has seen, no
ear has heard, no mind has
conceived, what God has prepared for
them that love Him, BUT GOD HAS
REVEALED IT TO US BY HIS
“SURELY, the Sovereign Lord
DOES NOTHING without revealing
his plan to His servants the
HOW JESUS OUTLINED THE
FUTURE (THE LAST DAYS):
1 “And Jesus went out, and departed from
the temple: and his disciples came to him
for to shew him the buildings of the
2 And Jesus said unto them, See ye not all
these things? verily I say unto you, There
shall not be left here one stone upon another,
that shall not be thrown down.
3 And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the
disciples came unto him privately, saying, Tell
us, when shall these things be? and what
shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the
end of the world? “
1. The question (compound complex):
a. when shall this thing be (destruction
of the temple)
b. what is the sign of your coming
c. and of the end of the age
The Jews associated all these together.
2. The LENGTH of Jesus‘ answer (two
chapters) – Matthew 24 and 25
Is Matthew 24 for the Jews only?
Or also for Christians (church)?
ANSWER: FOR BOTH.
Only one third of the question is for the
Jews at that time (destruction of the
temple), while 2/3 is for all Christians
(Jews and Gentiles), namely: the sign
of His coming, and of the end of the
SO THIS PASSAGE IS FOR ALL, not
for Jews only.
PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THE
WORD: sign or signs. There are
signs for the SECOND coming
and of the end of the age!
WHAT IS A SIGN?
- A notice, a gesture, a symbol, a clue, an
- A sign gives information or a warning
- A sign CAN and SHOULD BE
- A sign should be HEEDED!
WHAT ARE THE SIGNS THAT
FIRST SET OF SIGNS (Matt. 24: 4-5)
4 ―And Jesus answered and said unto them,
Take heed that no man deceive you.
5 For many shall come in my name, saying, I
am Christ; and shall deceive many. “
Examples of people claiming they are Christ:
David Koresh (Vernon Wayne Howell) (1959–
1993), leader of the Branch Davidians.
Iesu Matayoshi, in 1997 he established the
World Economic Community Party based
on his conviction that he is God and the
Examples of people claiming
they are Christ:
Jung Myung Seok, a South Korean who was
a member of the Unification Church in the
1970s, before breaking off to found the
dissenting group now known as
Providence Church in 1980. He also
considers himself the Second Coming of
Christ, but not Jesus himself in 1980. He
believes he has come to finish the incomplete
message and mission of Jesus Christ,
asserting that he is the Messiah and has the
responsibility to save all mankind. He
claims that the Christian doctrine of
resurrection is false but that people can be
saved through him.
Some more false Christs:
Sun Myung Moon, founder and leader
of the Unification Church established
in Seoul, South Korea, who considers
himself the Second Coming of Christ,
but not Jesus himself in 1954.
Although it is generally believed by
Unification Church members
("Moonies") that he is the Messiah and
the Second Coming of Christ and is
anointed to fulfill Jesus' unfinished
May 24, 2002 - In Siberia, Sergei
Torop, who was a traffic cop in a small
Russian town, now claims to be Jesus
Christ, and actually has thousands of
followers. Vissarion Christ - the
Teacher, as he is known to his
thousands of disciples, who
are convinced that he is the
reincarnation of Jesus of Nazareth,
come back to earth to save the world.
OUR VERY OWN FALSE
Apollo Quiboloy, founder and leader of
the Kingdom of Jesus Christ religious
group, who claims that Jesus Christ is the
"Almighty Father," that Quiboloy is "His
Appointed Son," and that salvation is now
completed. Proclaims himself as the
"Appointed Son of the God" not direct to
the point as the "Begotten Son of the God"
THIS FIRST SET OF SIGNS IS ONGOING, even as the SECOND SET OR
ANOTHER SET COMES IN:
Second set of signs: ―And ye shall hear
of WARS AND RUMORS OF WAR…‖ v.
THE LAST 100 YEARS HAVE BEEN THE
BLOODIEST PERIOD OF HUMAN HISTORY:
The total number of military and civilian casualties
in World War I was over 37 million. There were over
16 million deaths and 20 million wounded ranking it
among the deadliest conflicts in human history.
World War II was the deadliest military
conflict in history. Over 60 million people
were killed, which was over 2.5% of the
Cambodia (Khmer, Laos, Vietnam)
Gulf war etc. etc. AND SO MANY, MANY OTHER
SO IN THE PAST 100 YEARS only, you have TWO
WORLD WARS, (with 37M and 60M casualties)
and many civil wars with MILLIONS UPON
MILLIONS DEAD and wounded and maimed.
But Jesus said:
Matt. 24:6 ―And ye shall hear of wars and
rumours of wars: see that ye be not
troubled: for all these things must
come to pass, BUT THE END IS NOT
1. All these things must come to pass, but
the end is not yet, BECAUSE THIS
WAS JUST THE BEGINNING, THE
START OF THE COUNTDOWN:
IN BASKETBALL, 1ST QUARTER pa lang!
PERO NAG START NA!
AND THEN THE SECOND
QUARTER SET OF SIGNS
―For nation shall rise
against nation, and
―NATIONS AGAINST NATIONS,
KINGDOMS AGAINST KINGDOMS‖
This is not country versus country, BUT
NATION AGAINST NATION AND
KINGDOM AGAINST KINGDOM.
Nation is a people group bound by
common history, language or dialect,
culture, norm, beliefs, aspirations.
THERE CAN BE MANY NATIONS IN
Example: tagalog, ilonggo, ilocano nations
in ONE COUNTRY THE PHILIPPINES.
Examples of ―nations against
South Korea versus North Korea
South Vietname versus North Vietnam
Shi‘ite versus Sunni Moslems (Iran,
Hindu versus Moslem (Serbia and
Buhhist versus Communist (Tibet in
East German versus West German
Moslem Filipino versus Christian
Filipino (Mindanao war)
CIVIL UNREST is part of this ―nation against
nation, kingdom against kingdom‖ (economic
classes, political parties, ethnic groupings)
TOGETHER WITH THESE
WARS are NATURAL
―…and there shall be famines, and pestilences,
and earthquakes, in divers places.
All these are the beginning of sorrows. “(MATT.
24:7-8, KJV) BEGINNING OF BIRTH PAINS
―And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the
moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth
distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and
the waves roaring; ―
HERE, JESUS ANNOUNCES A SEASON OF
EARTHQUAKES, TSUNAMIS, AND CLIMATE
EARTHQUAKES IN DIVERSE
Guihulngan, Negros Oriental, Feb. 2012
This is a graph of the increase in
earthquakes since 1996 (from
What the scientists see and
say:FROM & TO PERIOD NO. EARTHQUAKES (Mag. >
1863 to 1900 incl 38 yrs - 12
1901 to 1938 incl 38 yrs - 53
1939 to 1976 incl 38 yrs - 71
1977 to 2014 incl 38 yrs - 164 (to Mar. 2011) predict >190
For example, between 1986 and 1996 (incl), a period of 11
years, there were "just" 15 earthquakes listed by USGS of
magnitude 7.0 or greater. This is not markedly different (albeit
a slight decrease) from previous (similar periods) of
20th century, where an average of about 18 might be
But between 1997 and 2007 (incl), a period of only
11 years, there were 99 earthquakes with
magnitude 7.0 or greater : This is more than a
SIX-FOLD INCREASE on the previous similar
period - and is a STARK INCREASE on any
Between February and April the swarm produced
more than 1,000 quakes of small magnitude,
although the largest measured 4.7.
Another example was that affecting a Spanish
island in the eastern Atlantic during the 20112012 El Hierro eruption. From July 2011 until
October 2011, hundreds of small earthquakes
were measured. The accumulated energy
released by the swarm increased dramatically on
28 September. The swarm was due to the
movement of magma beneath the island, and on
9 October indications of a submarinevolcanic
eruption were detected.
Earthquake swarms getting more
Near Mexicali, along the Cerro Prieto Fault, over
500 quakes and aftershocks occurred during a
two-week period in February 2008.
Between February 2011 and December 2011
more than 500 earthquakes were recorded
during the 2011 Christchurch earthquakes, with
31 of them greater than magnitude 5.
In 2013, the Santa Cruz Islands had been
experiencing a large earthquake swarm with
many magnitude 5 and 6 earthquake occurring
since January and continuing into February. This
later turned out to be a series of foreshocks that
led up to the 8.0 2013 Solomon Islands
earthquake on February 6.
Earthquake swarms increase
in Feb 2013 as 'Earth Wobble'
picks up the pace
Jesus also said, watch the
―And there shall be signs in the sun,
and in the moon, and in the stars; and
upon the earth distress of nations, with
perplexity; the sea and the waves
26 Men's hearts failing them for fear,
and for looking after those things
which are coming on the earth: for the
powers of heaven shall be shaken.‖
A new phenomenon and cause
for concern: SOLAR FLARES!
WHAT IS A SOLAR FLARE?
A solar flare is a sudden brightening
observed over the Sun's surface or the solar
limb, which is interpreted as a large energy
release of up to 6 ×
1025 joules ofenergy (about a sixth of the total
energy output of the Sun each second or
160,000,000,000 megatons of TNT
equivalent, over 25,000 times more energy
than released from the impact of Comet
Shoemaker–Levy 9 with Jupiter). They are
mainly followed by a colossal coronal mass
ejection also known as a CME. The flare
ejects clouds of electrons, ions, and atoms
through the corona of the sun into space.
These clouds typically reach Earth a day or
two after the event.
EFFECT OF SOLAR FLARES
Solar Flare poses huge threat:
Glenn Harlan Reynolds1:53 p.m. EDT June 28, 2013
A solar flare could wipe out the communications and
electrical grids while frying a wide variety of electronics,
quickly sending us back to the 19th Century.
It could cause earthquakes, tsunamis, AFFECT
There's now a bill aimed at doing something to harden
our systems and prepare for such events. It's called
the Secure High-voltage Infrastructure for Electricity
from Lethal Damage Act (SHIELD Act for short, in one
of those now-unavoidable legislative acronyms). It is
aimed at seeing that those big transformers basically
get the heavy-duty equivalent of surge protectors to
prevent damage in the event of either a solar storm or
MASSIVE SOLAR FLARE EXPECTED THIS 20132014 (12-year cycle)
August 1st 2010. Solar flare
– August 3rd 2010. A 6.4 earthquake hit Papua New
February. 15th 2011. We had a Class X solar flare.
The flare hit the earth on February 18th 2011.
– On February 22nd 2011 the deadly 6.3-magnitude
Christchurch earthquake struck
On March 9th 2011, a class X1.5 solar flare erupted;
A Coronal Mass Ejection struck our magnetic
field March 10th. Bright Aurora Borealis were visible
in the northern United States. This was a result of an
M3 flare that occurred late on March 7th, 2011
– On Friday, March 11th, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude
earthquake hit Japan, creating a tsunami.
Basically a really large Solar Flare could practically take out the world's
electricity distribution on a semi-permanent basis. It would take many years,
if not decades, to repair the world's electrical system, even if replacement
parts were immediately available.
If all power plants were knocked off line, or all those in a specific region, there
would be no means to start them back up again.
It would take a year or two to get one operational again and additional years to
power the rest. So it might be a decade for human civilization to achieve a
semblance of what it was, prior to the Solar Flare. That also means no GPS,
Internet, Satellite or Mobile phones, T.V, ATM‘s, Radio.
Scientists from NASA say - "If forecasters are correct, the
solar cycle will peak during the years around 2013". "We
need to be Preparing for a "solar Katrina," launching a
new science, harnessing the talents of scientists around
Related to solar flares according to Luke 21:25
―And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon,
and in the stars…‖ is CLIMATE CHANGE
Luke 21:25 ―…and upon the earth distress of nations, with
perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring; ― TSUNAMI
SEASON is part of this BEGINNING OF BIRTH PAINS
The 2004 Indian Ocean
Deadliest tsunami in history
The 2004 Indian Ocean
Called a MEGATSUNAMI (33 meter or
108 foot wave, 230,210 recorded
deaths 168,000 in Indonesia alone)
Also called a TELETSUNAMI,
because it travelled ACROSS AN
ENTIRE OCEAN, hitting first
Indonesia, then Thailand, Malaysia,
Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, the
Maldives, Somalia, Kenya, and
Tanzania in Eastern Africa
Luke 21:25 also says ―there shall
be signs in the… STARS…‖
Recall the vision of John in Revelation 6:13-17 (NIV)
13 ”and THE STARS IN THE SKY FELL TO EARTH, as figs
drop from a fig tree when shaken by a strong wind.
14 The heavens receded like a scroll being rolled up, and every
mountain and island was removed from its place.
15 Then the kings of the earth, the princes, the generals, the rich,
the mighty, and everyone else, both slave and free, hid in
caves and among the rocks of the mountains.
16 They called to the mountains and the rocks, ―Fall on us and
hide us[a] from the face of him who sits on the throne and
from the wrath of the Lamb!
17 For the great day of their[b] wrath has come, and who can
So falling stars from space is part of the
end-time scenario. WHAT‘S THE
In1982, NASA observed RED light rays in the sky;
they found out it was a group of 40,000 huge
stones, as big as mountains; colored red
Sept. 2010, NASA (Catalina Sky Survey in Tucson
Arizona) monitored TWO ASTEROIDS that passed
within 49,088 miles of the earth (FIRST TIME that
TWO asteroids passed the earth‘s atmosphere
WITHIN THE SAME DAY)
October 2010, an asteroid skimmed past the earth
at 28,000 miles
Of the 45,000 minor planets observed, 3,900 are
noted “as too dangerously close to the earth‟s
―STAR WARS TECHNOLOGY‖, satellite launched
missiles to deal with the threat
Was this a practice run?
The meteorite that hit Russia last
Sample, early warning of
damage of the meteorite,
indicating that the Revelation
scenario is now not far fetched…
Meanwhile, an era of
CHRISTIAN PERSECUTION will
form part of the signs:
9 ―Then shall they deliver you up to be
afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye
shall be hated of all nations for my
10 And then shall many be offended,
and shall betray one another, and
shall hate one another. “
The last century up to the
present is THE MOST BRUTAL
ERA of Christian persecution in
the history of the world.
The Christians of the free world largely
stood ignorant and uncaring.
This is partly because of the news
blackout on Christian persecution.
The Emperor Nero killed thousands of
Christians during his rapacious reign, but
NOTHING COMPARED TO THE 1900‘S
AND THIS NEW MILLENIUM.
CHRISTIANS KILLED BY
Throughout the history of the Soviet
Union, Christianity was suppressed and
persecuted to different extents depending on
the particular era. Soviet policy toward
religion was based on the ideology
of Marxism-Leninism, which
made atheism the official doctrine of the
Soviet Union. Marxism-Leninism has
consistently advocated the control,
suppression, and the elimination of religion.
The total number of Christians killed, as a
result of Soviet state atheist policies, has
been estimated at over 20 million.[8
A staggering 100,000 Christians are
killed annually because of their faith,
according to the Vatican -- and several
human rights groups claim such antiChristian violence is on the rise in
countries like Pakistan, Nigeria and
THE CURRENT SITUATION:
"Two-hundred million Christians currently live
under persecution. It‘s absolutely on the rise,"
Jeff King, the group's president, told
"It‘s easing in the old Communist world and
it's rising in the Islamic world," King said,
noting in particular countries like Egypt,
Pakistan and Nigeria. King said that the first
major killing spree in recent years happened
between 1998 and 2003, when he claims
10,000 Christians were murdered in
Indonesia alone during those years.
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/06/02/vatican-spokesman-claims100000-christians-killed-annually-because-faith/#ixzz2XtufUCov
Graphic Images of Christian
Persecution Under Islam
This first set of pictures that follow are from
the 2010 Islamic raid on the Our Lady of
Salvation Church in Iraq. Armed jihadis
stormed the church during worship service,
opened fire indiscriminately at the Christian
worshipers, before detonating their suicide
vests, which were ―filled with ball bearings to
kill as many people as possible.‖
But the crisis for Christians goes beyond
Syria. Nigeria is now the country with the
highest number of slaughtered Christians.
Last year, more than 900 Christ-followers
were victims of the Boko Haram group and
other Islamic militants.
In Morocco, a fatwa has been issued, calling
for the execution of those who leave Islam.
Christians there live under a cloud of concern
knowing that they could be arrested or killed
any time. One Christian leader said that,
"only the Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ
gives us courage and peace.―
Christians forced to leave their
As for the Middle East, the cradle of Christianity,
a new study by the Pew Forum finds that "just
0.6 percent of the world's 2.2 billion Christians
now live in the Middle East and North Africa.
Christians make up only 4% of the region's
inhabitants, drastically down from 20% a
century ago, and marking the smallest regional
Christian minority in the world. Fully 93% of the
region is Muslim and 1.6% is Jewish."
How Christianity has been all but eradicated from
the region where it was born is made clear in yet
another report on the Middle East's largest
Christian minority, Egypt's Christian Copts. Due
to a "climate of fear and uncertainty,"Christian
families are leaving Egypt in large numbers.
10 MOST CHRISTIANPERSECUTING COUNTRIES:
Every year, the Christian nonprofit organization Open
Doors publishes a list of the top 50 countries where
persecution of Christians for religious reasons is worst.
The 2013 list has the following countries as its top 10
1. North Korea
2. Saudi Arabia
Nations where Christians are
persecuted (data of Christian
Saudi Arabia Somalia
Lao‘s People Dem Oman
The persecutions are largely
unreported my mainstream
―YOU WILL BE HATED BY ALL
NATIONS BECAUSE OF ME.‖ v. 9
NOW, with GAY RIGHTS IN FULL
SWING, Christians are hated in
democracies including the U.S., and
soon (if not now), in the Philippines.
THIS IS A SIGN OF THE LAST DAYS
THAT MANY CHRISTIANS IN THE
FREE WORLD DO NOT PAY
Then Jesus continued:
―There will be false prophets
And INCREASE IN WICKEDNESS
And love of many will grow cold‖ (Matt. 24:1213)
YOU KNOW THIS ALREADY by your own
personal observation and by reading and
watching the news everyday.
Children shooting their classmates and
Rise in incestuous rapes.
Brutality of murders.
And then Jesus begins to hint
what will bring us near ―the end‖:
―And this gospel of the kingdom shall be
preached in all the world for a witness
unto all nations; and then shall the end
come. ― (MATT. 24:14)
1. WE MUST PREACH THE GOSPEL!!!
2. The preaching of the gospel is FOR A
WITNESS (regardless people accept
the message or not)
When the GLOBAL CAPACITY
for preaching the gospel to ALL
NATIONS is reached…
―THE END SHALL COME‖ (v. 14)
There is now NO AREA on earth NOT
COVERED BY THE PREACHING OF
THE GOSPEL by radio, tv, satellite,
This ―requirement‖ is now practically
THERE IS A QUESTION:
DOES THE GOSPEL HAVE TO BE
PREACHED TO ALL INDIVIDUALS?
MUST ALL INDIVIDUALS HEAR THE
GOSPEL BEFORE JESUS COULD
That is how it is interpreted by many of
us, especially when we think of the
THE 10-40 WINDOW
Of the 55 least evangelized countries, 97% of
their population lives within the Ten-Forty
Two-thirds of the world's population -- more than
4.4 billion people -- live in the 10/40 Window.
90% of the people living in the 10/40 Window
are unevangelized. Many have never heard the
Gospel message even once
Jesus said that the gospel of the
kingdom must be preached TO ALL
NATIONS as a witness…
He did not say that all individuals must
have to hear the gospel, although that
would be most desirable.
BUT IF ALL NATIONS ARE TO HEAR
THE GOSPEL BEFORE THE END
CAN COME, WHERE ARE WE NOW
IN RELATION TO THAT?
According to the U.S. Central
Intelligence Agency (C.I.A.):
Many sources say there are as many as 195 countries
in the world today (worldatlas.com). However, the Central
Intelligence Agency (CIA) World Factbook lists 237 countries.
Of these, THIRTEEN COUNTRIES HAVE NO REGISTERED
PERCENTAGE OF CHRISTIANS AMONG THEIR
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
(source: The CIA World Factbook)
We know there are Christians in those
countries, except that their governments do
not acknowledge them
So we are practically done with having ALL
NATIONS hear the gospel.
YET, WE KEEP ON SPREADING THE
GOSPEL SO THAT THE ―FULL NUMBER OF
THE GENTILES WILL COME IN.‖
―I do not want you to be ignorant of this
mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you
may not be conceited: Israel has experienced
a hardening in part until the full number of
the Gentiles has come in” (ROMANS 11:25)
IT IS NOT THE PREACHING OF THE
GOSPEL TO ALL INDIVIDUALS THAT
WILL USHER IN THE SECOND
IT IS THE COMING IN OF THE “FULL
NUMBER OF GENTILES” COMING
FROM ALL NATIONS.
How near or how far are we in bringing in
the full number of the Gentiles from all
NO ONE KNOWS, ONLY GOD KNOWS,
BIBLE IN ALL LANGUAGES
ABOUT TO BE FINISHED
―A Christian endeavor of almost 2,000 years
could be substantially completed by 2025.
Protestant translators expect to have the
Bible — or at least some of it — written in
every one of the world‟s 6,909 spoken
languages. ‗We‘re in the greatest period of
acceleration in 20 centuries of Bible
translation,‘ said Morrison resident Paul
Edwards, who heads up Wycliffe Bible
Translators‘ $1 billion LAST LANGUAGES
CAMPAIGN. Portable computers and
satellites get the credit for speeding things up
by about 125 years.‖ -
AND ANGELS WILL HELP!
―6 And I saw another ANGEL FLY in the
midst of heaven, having the everlasting
gospel to preach unto them that dwell on
the earth, and to every nation, and
kindred, and tongue, and people, 7 Saying
with a loud voice, Fear God, and give glory to
Him; for the hour of His judgment is come:
and worship Him that made heaven, and
earth, and the sea, and the fountains of
(Revelation 14:6-7) –
THERE ARE SO MANY REPORTS NOW
FROM MUSLIM AND HINDU COUNTRIES
OF CONVERSION TO CHRIST THROUGH
ANGEL PREACHERS APPEARING DIRECT
OR IN VISIONS.
SO WHERE ARE WE NOW IN
THE PROPHETIC TIMELINE SO
Let us review: MATTHEW 24
1. False messiahs, wars, rumors of war (v.
– FIRST QUARTER
BEGINNING OF PREGNANCY
2. nation against nation kingdom against
kingdom, earthquakes, famines,
pestilences, tsunamis, climate change
(v. 7, Luke 21:25)
“BEGINNING OF BIRTH PAINS”
3. Global persecution of Christians,
increase in wickedness, lukewarm
Christians, false prophets (v. 9-13)
INTENSIFICATION OF BIRTH PAINS
4. GLOBAL PREACHING OF THE
GOSPEL (FOURTH QUARTER –
―THE END SHALL COME‖ MATT.
WHEN IS THE “LAST TWO
MINUTES” OF THE
―When ye therefore shall see the
abomination of desolation, spoken
of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the
holy place, (whoso readeth, let him
understand:)‖ MATT. 24:15
Jesus moved from MANY SIGNS
to ONLY ONE SIGN:
What is that:
THE REBUILDING OF THE TEMPLE IN
JERSUALEM, and a man DESECRATING IT
BY performing san ABOMINATION that
Matthew 24:15New International Version
15 ―So when you see standing in the holy
place „the abomination that causes
desolation,‘[a] spoken of through the prophet
Daniel—let the reader understand—
This INCREDIBLE PROPHECY
THERE MUST BE A TEMPLE IN
JERUSALEM DURING THE ―FOURTH
QUARTER‖ PERIOD OF THE
This requires that:
Israel must have been a nation by then
In control of Jerusalem
BUT FIRST A THEOLOGICAL
IS BIBLICAL PROPHECY ESPECIALLY
IN OTHER WORDS, ARE WE
EXPECTING A REAL PHYSICAL
TEMPLE TO BE REBUILT IN
PLEASE NOTICE THE
CONCERNING JESUS AND
ISRAEL THAT WERE
Daniel 9:24-27New International Version (NIV)
24 ―Seventy „sevens‘[a] are decreed for your people and
your holy city to finish[b] transgression, to put an end to
sin, to atone for wickedness, to bring in everlasting
righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to
anoint the Most Holy Place.[c]
25 ―Know and understand this: From the time the word
goes out to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the
Anointed One,[d]the ruler, comes, there will be seven
„sevens,‟ and sixty-two „sevens.‘ It will be rebuilt with
streets and a trench, but in times of trouble.
26 AFTER THE SIXTY-TWO „SEVENS,‟ THE ANOINTED
ONE WILL BE PUT TO DEATH AND WILL HAVE
NOTHING.[e] The people of the ruler who will come will
destroy the city and the sanctuary. The end will come
like a flood: War will continue until the end, and
desolations have been decreed.
27 He will confirm a covenant with many for one
‗seven.‘[f] In the middle of the ‗seven‘[g] he will put an
end to sacrifice and offering. And at the temple[h] he will
set up an abomination that causes desolation, until the
end that is decreed is poured out on him.
Amazing literal fulfillment:
―Know and understand this: From the time the word goes out to
restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the Anointed One,[d]the
ruler, comes, there will be SEVEN „SEVENS,‟ AND SIXTYTWO „SEVENS.” (DANIEL 9:25)
SEVEN SEVENS IS 49
SIXTY TWO SEVENS IS 434
49 + 434 = 483 YEARS
Artaxerxes issued the decree to rebuild the Temple, allowing the
Jews to return to rebuild, on March 5, 444 B.C.
Jesus rode into Jerusalem (―the ruler comes‖) on March 30, A.D.
The total number of days is 173,880 days.
DIVIDED BY 360 DAYS (Jewish calendar) is
482.777 or 483 YEARS!
After this, Jesus was crucified, fulfilling v. 26
“AFTER THE SIXTY-TWO „SEVENS,‟ THE ANOINTED ONE WILL
BE PUT TO DEATH…”
AND SO IN THESE LAST
WE ARE WATCHING ISRAEL. WE ARE
WATCHING THE PROPHECIES
ESPECIALLY THOSE THAT LEAD TO THE
REBUILDING OF THE TEMPLE.
AND IF WE SEE THE SIGNS, WE KNOW
THAT WE ARE IN THE LAST TWO
HERE ARE SOME OF THE MOST CRUCIAL
PROPHECIES CONCERNING ISRAEL:
THAT THE SCATTERED, OUTCAST JEWISH PEOPLE WILL
BE REGATHERED AND THE NATION OF ISRAEL WILL BE
REBORN IN ONE DAY
"Who has heard such a thing? Who has seen such things?
Shall the Earth be made to give birth in one day?
Or shall a nation be born at once? (OR IN A DAY?)
For as soon as Zion was in labor, she gave birth to her
"He will set up a banner for the nations,
and will assemble the outcasts of Israel,
and gather together the dispersed of Judah
from the four corners of the Earth."
(Not just Babylon ...)
―Can a nation be
born at once
(or in a day?)‖
THE EXACT MATHEMATICAL FULFILLMENT OF BIBLE
PROPHECY CONCERNING THE LENGTH OF TIME THAT
WILL SPAN THE PUNISHMENT AND THE REBIRTH OF THE
NATION OF ISRAEL
The Prophecy ... Ezekiel 4:4-6
"Then God said to Ezekiel,
'Now lie on your left side for 390 days
to show Israel will be punished for 390 years
by captivity and doom.
Each day you lie there represents
a year of punishment ahead for Israel.
Afterwards, turn over and lay on your right side
for 40 days, to signify the years of Judah's punishment.
Each day will represent one year . . .'"
This Is A Mathematical Bible Prophecy . . .
Although a little obscure (and sophisticated) this is
one of the most fascinating prophecies found in the
Here, we find God telling Ezekiel that each day he
(Ezekiel) lies on his side will represent one year of
punishment for the nation Israel (Israel + Judah)
because of their iniquities (sins) against God . . .
So, we have:
390 days Judgment against the 10 northern tribes
+ 40 days Judgment against the 2 southern tribes 'Judah'
= 430 years Judgment against the nation of Israel
The Fulfillment of the Prophetic Judgment Begins . . .
In 606 B.C. Israel (Judah) was taken into captivity by Babylon
for exactly 70 years ...
430 years of judgment determined against nation Israel
- 70 years fulfilled during the Babylonian captivity
= 360 years remaining in judgment against the nation of
The Mystery of 360 Years . . .
There should have been a total of 360 years left in judgment
against Israel after their release from Babylonian captivity by
the Persian general Cyrus, exactly 70 years after the
Babylonian captivity began (just as the prophet Jeremiah
had prophesied before the captivity) ... but where was the
remaining 360 year judgment in Israel's history??!!
The 7X Factor of God's Judgment . . .
Bible scholars could not find any specific captivity or
dispersion that fulfilled these 360 years left in the
judgment until a close look in the book of Leviticus revealed
a startling prophetic warning ...
"And after all this, if you do not obey Me,
then I (God) will punish you seven times more for your sins."
"Then, if you walk contrary to Me,
and are not willing to obey Me,
I (God) will bring on you seven times more plagues,
according to your sins."
"And after all this,
if you do not obey Me,
but walk contrary to Me,
then I (God) also will walk contrary to you in fury;
and I, even I will chastise you seven times for your sins.:
"I (God) will scatter you among the nations
and draw a sword after you;
your Land shall be desolate
and your cities waste."
So, we have:
390 days Judgment against the 10 northern tribes 'Israel'
+ 40 days Judgment against the 2 southern tribes 'Judah'
= 430 years Judgment against the nation of Israel
The Fulfillment of the Prophetic Judgment Begins . . .
In 606 B.C. Israel (Judah) was taken into captivity by Babylon
for exactly 70 years ...
430 years of judgment determined against nation Israel
- 70 years fulfilled during the Babylonian captivity
= 360 years remaining in judgment against the nation of Israel
Prophecy Fulfilled . . .
Now, let's apply the 7X factor to the remaining 360 years of judgment
against nation Israel in this remarkable mathematical prophecy . . .
360 Remaining years of judgment
x 7 The prophetic '7X' factor
= 2,520 Years of judgment remained against nation Israel
God gave the Jews the most sophisticated calendar on Earth. It is both
a Lunar and a Solar calendar. The Jewish calendar uses a 360 day lunar
(and prophetic) year and then adds a 'Leap Month' on specific years to
accurately coincide with the Solar cycle we use on our 'Julian' calendar
The Bible uses 360 day years for prophecies and expects us to add the
appropriate 'leap months' on schedule. So, the easiest way to unravel
this prophecy is to first convert this prophecy into days ...
x 360 days
= 907,200 days of judgment remained against nation Israel after the
Now, to convert the 907,200 days found in this prophecy into our
365.25 day solar (Julian) years(the .25 adjusts for leap years) . . .
907,200 days 365.25 days = 2,483.78 years of God's
With this information, let's look at this remarkable prophecy
- 70 Years
= 536 B.C.
+ 2483 Years
= 1948 AD!
Israel taken into Babylonian captivity
for 70 years
End of first 70 years of judgment
Now add the 2,483 years remaining in this
Add 1 year because there is no "0" B.C. or A.D.
End of judgment against nation Israel
WHAT HAPPENED IN 1948?
The founding of the nation of
Israel. May 14, 1948!
THE PROPHECY WAS LITERALLY FULFILLED,
PERFECT EVEN IN ITS MATHEMATICS!!
NOW WE ARE BEING
―PURSUED‖ BY PROPHETIC
FULFILLMENT IN OUR TIME
WITHOUT OUR NOTICING IT!
They all point to the fact that we are in
the LAST TWO MINUTES of the
ballgame of the world!
There is no more time to waste!
CONSIDER THE PROPHECIES NOW
BEING FULFILLED IN OUR TIME,
RIGHT UNDER OUR VERY NOSES:
GAZA WILL BE FORSAKEN:
1 ―Gather yourselves together, yea, gather
together, O nation not desired;
2 Before the decree bring forth, before the day
pass as the chaff, before the fierce anger of
the LORD come upon you, before the day of
the LORD'S anger come upon you.
3 Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek of the earth,
which have wrought his judgment; seek
righteousness, seek meekness: it may be ye
shall be hid in the day of the LORD'S anger.
4 For Gaza shall be forsaken, and Ashkelon
a desolation: they shall drive out Ashdod
at the noon day, and Ekron shall be rooted
of Judah. In 2004, the Hamas
wanted it freed of Jewish
Fulfilled in 2005. Land for peace deal. Gaza was uprooted
at noonday by the Israeli government itself. Gaza was
Note the PERCENTAGE or FRACTION of those who will not
believe the Lord and those who will believe the Lord
(2/3 and 1/3) according to Bible prophecy:
"And it shall come to pass in all the Land (Israel), says the
That TWO-THIRDS OF IT SHALL BE CUT OFF AND DIE,
but ONE THIRD shall be left in it:
(only one-third in Israel will survive ... even fewer in the world)
I will bring the one-third through the fire,
will refine them as gold is tested.
They will call on my Name,
and I will answer them.
I will say, 'This is My people';
and each one will say, 'the LORD is my God.'"
LOOK AT HOW THE 2/3 AND THE 1/3 has been and is being
1. When Prime-Minister Sharon first asked Israel's 21
member Security Council to vote on whether or not to
'uproot' the Jews from Gaza all the Israeli news sites
predicted it would be a very close vote, but the 21
member Security Council's final vote was 14 in favor
of forcibly removing all Jews from Gaza and 7 against
... Meaning exactly 2/3 of the nation's Security
Council had no faith in God's Word that Gaza is part
of Judah, Israel and only 1/3 did have faith in God's
Word that Gaza is part of Judah, Israel . . .
2. Then, when the vote went to the Israeli Knesset only
1/3 voted in favor of allowing their fellow Jews (from
'Judah') to stay in Gaza ... while 2/3 voted against
God's Word(by either voting against their brethren in
Gaza, Judah or 'abstaining') . .
3. Then later, in a poll by Ha'aretz (Israel), only 1/3 of
the people polled in Israel showed faith in God's
Word by favoring to keep their brethren in Gaza
(which is in Judah ... see Judges 1:18-20 and Joshua
14:13 - 15:13 ... then pull out a map.)
NOW WE ARE DOWN TO THE
We are watching the fulfillment of the
ABOMINATION THAT CAUSES
DESOLATION IN THE HOLY PLACE
(TEMPLE), prophesied by
1. Jesus in Matt. 24:15
2. Paul in I Thess. 2:4
3. John in Rev. 13:5-6 and
4. Daniel in Daniel 9:27,
WHICH WILL PRECEDE THE GREAT
WHERE ARE WE NOW IN
RELATION TO THAT?
Bible prophecy predicts that the NATIONS OF
THE WORLD WILL DIVIDE THE LAND OF
1 ―For, behold, in those days, and in that time,
when I shall bring again the captivity of Judah
2 I will also gather all nations, and will bring
them down into the valley of Jehoshaphat,
and will plead with them there for my people
and for my heritage Israel, whom they have
scattered among the nations, AND PARTED
(divided) MY LAND. “
Looks forward to the war of Ezekiel chap.
39 when nations will gather against Israel,
and God will destroy them
2. The CAUSE FOR THEIR DESTRUCTION
is because THEY DIVIDED UP MY LAND
HOW WILL THE NATIONS DIVIDE THE LAND
THROUGH THE UNITED NATIONS (U.N.)!
WHO WILL PRESS THE DIVISION?
THE PALESTINIAN LIBERATION
PLO applies for membership in the U.N. with a plea for
statehood. He wants Palestinian territory carved out of
Israel. He got overwhelming majority support from the
General Assembly: (September 2012)
Has said it is open to Palestinian
Statehood, with some conditions
There are discussions now going on
that if Palestinian statehood cannot
be prevented, ISRAEL WILL PRESS
ITS RIGHT TO REBUILD THE
TEMPLE IN JERUSALEM.
HOW IS THIS TO BE MADE
The situation now:
The small cupola marked "A" marks the location of the
Holy of Holies. The Third Temple could be built over this
and leave room for the Dome of the Rock. This would
be a compromise. Indeed compromise will mark the
character of the final seven years of this age before the
return of Messiah.
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This is an artist's impression of the future (third)
Jewish temple. Notice that in this position it is
in perfect alignment with the eastern gate.
The build up towards
Can Third Temple be built without
destroying Dome of the Rock?
June 21, 2009 - The Interfaith Encounter
Association at the Mishkenot
Sha'ananim's Konrad Adenauer
Conference Center in Jerusalem thinks it
would be possible to build the Jewish
Temple without destroying the Islamic
Dome of the Rock. However, orthodox
Jews and Muslims both oppose the
idea.Source: Jerusalem Post
What? Muslim leader wants Temple rebuilt
Aug. 5, 2009 - Joel Richardson, author of a
new book, "The Islamic Antichrist: The
Shocking Truth About the Real Nature of the
Beast," says that a highly influential Muslim
intellectual and author from Turkey is
leading a movement to rebuild the Temple
in Jerusalem on the Temple Mount.
Adnan Oktar, who uses the pen name of Harun
Yahya, has more than 65 million books in
circulation.Oktar recently met with three
representatives from the re-established
Jewish Sanhedrin, a group of 71 Orthodox
rabbis and scholars from Israel, to discuss
how religious Muslims, Jews and Christians
can work together on the
The Temple Institute In Jerusalem Has
Spent Approximately 27 Million
Dollars On Preparations For The
Rebuilding Of The Jewish Temple
Nov. 27, 2009 - Fascinating information
about preparations for the Third
Temple.The executive director of the
Temple Institute, Yehuda Glick, says that
a large portion of the financial support for
the Temple Institute actually comes from
The Temple Institute is
completely ready and prepared:
March 2010 rally to rebuild the
temple: (10,000 Jews
The ―pledge of allegiance‖ to a Jewish Temple Mount and a united Jerusalem was
part of the monthly ―March around Old City Temple Gates,‖ a colorful event
featuring the recital of Psalms at various cThe ―pledge of allegiance‖ to a Jewish
Temple Mount and a united Jerusalem was part of the monthly ―March around Old
City Temple Gates,‖ a colorful event featuring the recital of Psalms at various
closed gates around the Temple Mount.losed gates around the Temple Mount.
SO WE ARE NOW AT:
BEHOLD IT IS NEAR, RIGHT AT THE
―Now learn a parable of the fig tree;
When his branch is yet tender, and
putteth forth leaves, ye know that
summer is nigh:
So likewise ye, WHEN YE SHALL SEE
ALL THESE THINGS, KNOW THAT
IT IS NEAR, EVEN AT THE DOORS.
WHAT IS THE PROBLEM WITH THE WORLD, AND EVEN THE
CHURCH IN GENERAL?
As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the
Son of Man. 38 For in the days before the flood, people were
eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, up to
the day Noah entered the ark; 39 and they knew nothing
about what would happen until the flood came and took
them all away. That is how it will be at the coming of the Son
of Man. 40 Two men will be in the field; one will be taken and
the other left. 41 Two women will be grinding with a hand mill;
one will be taken and the other left.
“Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on what day
your Lord will come.
So you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at
an hour when you do not expect him
ONE LAST VERY, VERY IMPORTANT POINT:
WHILE WE DO NOT SET THE DATE FOR THE
RETURN OF THE LORD, BUT ONLY “SEE
THESE THINGS AND KNOW THAT
SUMMER IS”, WHAT WAS JESUS
TALKING ABOUT WHEN HE SAID IN
Verily I say unto you, This
generation shall not pass, till
all these things be fulfilled.
WHAT IS THAT “GENERATION”?
Who is that generation?
THE GENERATION OF LUKE 21:29-32,
Luke 21:29-32: “LOOK AT THE FIG TREE and all the trees.
When they sprout leaves, you can see for yourselves and
know that summer is near. Even so, when you see these
things happening, you know that the kingdom of God is
near. … I tell you the truth, THIS GENERATION will
certainly not pass away until all these things happened.”
The generation THAT SEES THE FIG TREE (Israel) “SPROUT
(season for growth: season for fulfillment of prophecy).
“And all the trees” (all the other signs).
The generation that sees this WILL NOT PASS
AWAY UNTIL ALL THESE THINGS will be
“Generation” in the Bible:
Shortest of 40 years.
Longest of 120 years.
If counted from 1948 (founding of Israel as a
nation), plus 40 years: 1988.
If plus 120 years, it is 2068 (56 years from
If we use the basic 70 years of Psalm 90:10,
it is 2018 (1948 plus 70).
If we use the 80 years of Psalm 90:10b, it is
IS THERE AN EXACT DATE for the Second Coming:
NO! IT IS NOT FIXED, THAT IS WHY EVEN THE
ANGELS DO NOT KNOW, AND THE SON OF MAN
(Jesus on earth, at the time He came to earth as
man), DID NOT KNOW.
Matt. 24:36 “However, no one knows the day nor
the hour when these things will happen, not
even the angels in heaven or the Son Himself.
Only the Father knows.”
BUT WHAT IS SURE IS THAT THE GENERATION THAT
SEES THE PROPHECIES CONCERNING ISRAEL
SPROUT LEAVES, THAT GENERATION WILL SEE THE
SECOND COMING OF THE LORD AND THE
CHRISTIANS OF THAT GENERATION WILL NOT
THAT GENERATION BEGAN IN 1948!
IS IT “FIXED OR IRREVERSIBLE”, the timing of the coming of
NO, THAT IS WHY NO ONE KNOWS! BUT IT IS ONLY THE
PATIENCE OF THE LORD THAT IS HOLDING HIM FROM
“THE LORD IS NOT SLOW CONCERNING HIS PROMISE, as
some count slowness; but he is longsuffering (or patient
towards us) NOT WILLING THAT ANY SHOULD PERISH BUT
THAT ALL SHOULD COME TO REPENTANCE.”
(2 Pet. 3:9)
But he also said: “MY SPIRIT SHALL NOT ALWAYS STRIVE
WITH MAN”. (Gen. 6:3)
WE ARE NOW IN THAT TIME ZONE
CALLED, “BEHOLD IT IS NEAR, RIGHT AT
“LAST TWO MINUTES!!
LAST TWO MINUTES!!”
WE MUST EXAMINE OUR LIVES NOW,
DECIDE WHERE WE STAND, AND BE
MARANATHA! COME LORD JESUS!!!
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