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Second Coming

'Messiah Clause' In Jerusalem Rental Contracts Has Serious Consequences

The Christian Science Monitor | Jeff Moskowitz | Posted 02.18.2014 | Religion

Many Jerusalem residents believe not only that the Messiah will return, but that his arrival is imminent – so imminent they have taken legal precaut...

One Third Of America Thinks The End Is Near Because Of Syria

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 09.14.2013 | Religion

Most things aren't really the end of the world, but one-third of Americans who were surveyed believe that the Syria conflict is an indication that our...

The Unfortunate Reason Isaiah 17:1 Is Trending

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 08.29.2013 | Religion

The second coming of Jesus is linked with the city of Damascus in both Christian and Muslim scripture, and some are interpreting those verses as an in...

Jesus The Immigrant

T. Sher Singh | Posted 08.11.2013 | Religion
T. Sher Singh

Jesus is returning to earth shortly, a news-flash had proclaimed one day. I'm a bit worried he might decide to get crucified all over again, once he finds out all that's happened since he left. He'll want to wash away our sins all over again.

The Apocalypse Is Coming, And I Can’t Wait

Jesse James DeConto | Posted 02.20.2013 | Religion
Jesse James DeConto

I want to be the kind of person who awaits the end of the world like a little kid waits for Santa Claus. If you have that kind of hope, then the only thing funny about the apocalypse is the idea that anyone could predict when it might happen.

The Second Coming: Is He Here Yet?

Qasim Rashid | Posted 01.16.2012 | Religion
Qasim Rashid

A solution exists--restore governmental, economic, and religious morality, be steadfast and patiently persevere. Perhaps nothing short of Divine intervention and sincere repentance can inspire such change.

Understanding Jesus' World

Matthew L. Skinner | Posted 07.22.2011 | Religion
Matthew L. Skinner

Think about what has influenced your outlook on the world and what you expect from life. What will your descendants need to know to understand you and your world?

Where Is Jesus? The Case Of The Missing Messiah

Qasim Rashid | Posted 07.20.2011 | Religion
Qasim Rashid

What if the Messiah came to unite all religions under one flag of peace with love -- not forced conversion? What if he came to revive faith through rational discourse -- not violence?

Demystifying The Second Coming

Harris Zafar | Posted 07.12.2011 | Religion
Harris Zafar

It is evident that Muslims need a spiritual leader who can unite them all under a single banner of peace and instill in them the correct interpretation of Islam.

Apocalypse Now? A Christian Understanding Of The End Times

Matthew L. Skinner | Posted 05.27.2011 | Religion
Matthew L. Skinner

Of course, Christians have been proclaiming the nearness of Jesus' return ever since there have been Christians. So far, one might conclude, Jesus has been uninterested in taking the bait.

'The End of the World Is Coming!' My Experience With Harold Camping

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brandon G. Withrow

These end-of-the-world prophets are often well-meaning, decent people. The world they live in is less than enjoyable, and so they are looking for a first-class seat out of here.

St. Nick Is Coming ... Maybe Sooner Than We Think

Shane Claiborne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Shane Claiborne

Even though we don't expect Santa for another few weeks, December 6th is the day when we remember the original "Old St. Nick."

What's Real About The Rapture?

John R. Coats | Posted 02.05.2013 | Religion
John R. Coats

Around 1830 John Nelson Darby, having selected scripture passages from Daniel, Revelation, 1 and 2 Thessalonians and elsewhere, pasted them together, called them a whole, and invented the Rapture, a word not found in the Bible.

Newsmax Jesus Cover: Conservative Magazine Asks 'Will He Ever Return?'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Correction: Newsmax's cover story "The Jesus Question" is from April 2009. The editors of Newsmax might be getting a little impatient for the second...

For the Seriously Faithful, Choosing Resistance as an Organizing Principle (and becoming Glenn Beck's worst nightmare??)

Rev. Peter Laarman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Peter Laarman

it seems to me that the only way forward for leaders who fully understand the dangerous nature of these times is to be both persistently reasonable and persistently theological.

What is Work?: Post-Apocalyptic Dog Walkers Wanted

Sharon Glassman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sharon Glassman

A passionate atheist, is selling -- and personally profiting from -- the age-old joy of servicing the world with true peace of mind.