Friday, March 16, 2007

Moderate Christians fight rapture with Sunday school

Moderate Christians fight rapture with Sunday school - US: "Speakers at the conference, organized by the Episcopal Church's Trinity Institute, minced no words in their attempt to turn a tide that has swept much of middle America.

'The rapture is a racket,' said Barbara Rossing, whose 2004 book, 'The Rapture Exposed,' criticizes rapture theology as unbiblical.

Rossing, a Lutheran minister and teacher at the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago, said fiction that focuses on Armageddon -- the ultimate battle between good and evil that follows rapture -- is popular in the United States because it plays into American fear."

2 Comments:

At 4:29 PM , Blogger thelastnoel said...

I am so glad those in the faith community is calling this Rapture thing what it is: fiction.

 
At 2:18 PM , Blogger Secret Rapture said...

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