Tag Archive: rapture

Jul 16 2012

Economic rapture might be around the corner

If the deficit disappears, our economic nightmare might finally come to an end. By Salvatore Babones It’s January 25, 2001, the first week of the Bush presidency and more than half a year before the September 11 attacks. Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan testifies before the Senate Budget Committee, asserting: “If current policies remain in …

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Jun 07 2011

Apocalypse now?

By Tom Flannery So the Rapture didn’t take place at 6 p.m. Eastern time on May 21. Not that this was ever really in doubt. After all, the broadcasts, billboards and promotional materials hyping a May 21 Rapture were all the work of Harold Camping, a false prophet who had made a similar prediction back …

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May 31 2011

Dealing with post-“rapture” pain?

By Gary Hardaway So… you’re still here. You expected to be in heaven by now, but something has gone awry. You’re not exactly sure why you and Christ’s other faithful few have not yet ascended. It’s an unexpected mystery. Disturbing. Maybe Harold Camping will explain it all on his next radio broadcast. While you’re pondering …

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