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Apocalypse Now? Navigating News, Prophecy & Israel

A biblical precedent for interpretation in relation to current events

by David Shishkoff

I can still remember, as a boy, listening to a current events sermon on New Year’s Eve long ago, in 1980.

The Beast?

It stood out in my mind because the speaker announced that the apocalyptic beast was possibly in place: Greece was about to become the 10th country to join the European Union (EU). He said this was a possible fulfillment of the apocalyptic prophecy of the 10 horned beast in the New Testament Book of Revelation (13:1). Wow, that grabbed my attention!

Today, instead of 10, the EU has 27 members. Concern that the EU will any day now ignite the events of the apocalypse has subsided.


Reporting the news in Israel and prophetic “Last Days” type events

Here at Israel Today, we aim to help you as you hold the news in one hand and the Bible in the other, to understand the times, to engage and to be inspired. We look at current events and Bible prophecy through a journalistic lens to bring you an energized but sober view...


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